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Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on May 11, 2012

This opinion piece describes how Daniel Ellsberg's early-1970s actions were precursors to the Wikileak scandal, when he leaked a top-secret Defense Department report on the history and conduct of the war in South Vietnam, revealing a pattern of deceit by U.S. government officials. The reports came to be called the “Pentagon Papers.” The Tennessean has the column by Frank Daniels III