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Blurred Lines Between Terror and Revolution

Book critic John Leonard reviews writer Conor Cruise O'Brien new collection of essays, called Passion and Cunning. Leonard says he's disappointed with O'Brien's inconsistent and sometimes naive views on political upheaval around the world.


Other segments from the episode on November 8, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 8, 1988: Interview with David Mech; Commentary on the rock band The Kaleidoscope; Interview with Sally Cruikshank; Review of Connor Cruise O'Brien's book "Passion…


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