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FRONTLINE; Who’s Running this War

03/03/1986


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Who’s Running this War
Program Number

407

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

Retired US Army General John Singlaub is chief fundraiser for the Nicaraguan contras. Eight months before the Iran-contra scandal broke, this program investigated the contras, probed the legality of private aid, and asked questions about the role of the White House and a mysterious Marine colonel named Oliver North.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Public Affairs
News
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Who’s Running this War,” 03/03/1986, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_451A2755AF484AE39FCCD2AC03323C1D.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Who’s Running this War.” 03/03/1986. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_451A2755AF484AE39FCCD2AC03323C1D>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Who’s Running this War. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_451A2755AF484AE39FCCD2AC03323C1D
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