TITLE

The Days of Derring-Don't

AUTHOR(S)
Kondracke, Morton
PUB. DATE
March 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;3/10/79, Vol. 180 Issue 10, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes various issues related to the efforts by the United States Congress and the administration of US President Jimmy Carter to establish a new congressional charter to govern US intelligence activities. Carter's plan to improve the quality of intelligence produced by intelligent communities; Questions on the legality and ethics of spying on Americans who have information needed by the government; Search for ways to ensure secrecy for US intelligence operations; Proposal by the Central Intelligence Agency to make it a crime to release classified information to unauthorized persons; Question on whether the US should engage in covert operations.
ACCESSION #
11060533

 

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