The Lawfare Podcast

The Lawfare Podcast: Christopher Moran on "Company Confessions: Secrets, Memoirs, and the CIA"

By Quinta Jurecic
Saturday, December 10, 2016, 1:30 PM

The Lawfare Podcast has made it to our 200th episode! Thank you to all our listeners, old and new.

This week at the Hoover Book Soiree, Jack Goldsmith interviewed Christopher Moran, a professor at the University of Warwick, on his book Company Confessions: Secrets, Memoirs, and the CIAMoran's work is a history of CIA memoirs, but it's also a history of the Agency itself and its efforts to shape its image in the public eye. How does an organization whose work depends on keeping secrets justify its efforts within a democratic society?