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Who Decides to Declassify Government Documents?

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Who Decides to Declassify Government Documents?

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Who Decides to Declassify Government Documents?

Who Decides to Declassify Government Documents?

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Who decides what should be kept 'top secret'? And does classifying information protect national security — or politicians?

Guests:

Steven Aftergood, director of the Project on Government Secrecy for the Federation of American Scientists

Richard Kerr, deputy director of the CIA, 1989 to 1992