Charles Goyette Interviews Michael Kirk
Michael Kirk, award winning producer for PBS Frontline, discusses his new documentary “Bush’s War,” the struggle within the administration over the policy of whether and how to aggressively invade and occupy Iraq, the dominance of Dick Cheney over the will of Bush, the personal splits between Powell, Armitage, Tenet, Rumsfeld, Rice, etc. and I. Lewis Libby’s intimidation of the departments to come up with some lies to make Cheney’s lies about Mohammed Atta’s imaginary meeting with Iraqi intelligence seem true.
MP3 here. (17:05)
Michael Kirk, a former Nieman Fellow in Journalism at Harvard, was Frontline’s senior producer from 1983 to 1987, and has produced more than 100 national television programs.