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The Most Dangerous Man in America

Season 23 Episode 14 | 1h 55m 25s

In 1971, Daniel Ellsberg, a leading Vietnam War strategist, concludes that America's role in the war is based on decades of lies. He leaks 7,000 pages of top-secret documents to The New York Times, a daring act of conscience that leads directly to Watergate, President Nixon's resignation and the end of the Vietnam War.

Aired: 10/04/10

Expired: 06/15/11

Rating: TV-G

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