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Reporter and Nixon Enemy Daniel Schorr on Watergate

Schorr is the Senior News Analyst for National Public Radio. He was the CBS Chief Watergate Correspondent, and is now narrating a five-part BBC documentary, "Watergate." After ending up on Nixon’s "enemy list," Schorr resigned from CBS in 1976, and wrote a book about the Watergate scandal called "Clearing the Air." Before joining CBS, he was a foreign correspondent for the Christian Science Monitor and The New York Times. The "Watergate" series will air this week on the Discovery channel, and will coincide with the twentieth anniversary of Nixon's resignation.

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Other segments from the episode on August 3, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 3, 1994: Interview with Daniel Schorr; Commentary on the rock band the Undertones.

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