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The real cia [electronic resource] : Enemies, Secrets and Spies/ Produced by New York Times Television.

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  • Date Published: 2011.
  • Distributor: Brooklyn : Longtail Distribution Network LLC, 2011.

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Summary, etc.: "People think the CIA is a secret strike force of men in black, running around with hi-tech weapons, accountable to no one. that's a myth - not reality. In this program, we're going to examine the real CIA. We're going to see how it's been shaped by its history and we're going to look at how it operates in a world of enemies, secrets and spies." - Tim Weiner, The New York TimesThis program, produced before 9-11, focuses on the CIA's resurgence during the 1980s; its decline during the 1990s; and the challenges it faces as it confronts new kinds of enemies. Hosted by Tim Weiner, a Pulitzer Prize wining journalist, The New York Times correspondent covering national security issues and National Book Award recipient for his 2007 book "Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA".Weiner has assembled a remarkable roster of intelligence insiders including the four former Directors of Central Intelligence, including Robert Gates, current United States Secretary of Defense and...
Subject: Documentary.

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