TITLE

Spare That Spook!

PUB. DATE
November 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;11/19/77, Vol. 177 Issue 21, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Discusses arguments presented by journalist Joseph Kraft, criticizing the U.S. government investigation of his friend, Richard Helms. Suspension sentence given to Kraft for deceiving the U.S. Senate; Assertion that the wrong committee asked Helms to tell the truth; Accusation against the senators who were asking the wrong questions; Discussion on the shifting standards argument.
ACCESSION #
9586663

 

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