FRONTLINE; Who’s Running this War
More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Who’s Running this War
- Program Number
- 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.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Public Affairs
- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Who’s Running this War,” 03/03/1986, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 23, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_451A2755AF484AE39FCCD2AC03323C1D.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; Who’s Running this War.” 03/03/1986. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 23, 2017. <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