The FBI vs the Truth
Putting George Seldes out of business
From “Tell the Truth and Run”
This film excerpt was from the 1996 Academy-Award-nominated documentary feature film by Rick Goldsmith, Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press.
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This is the last excerpt from the film “Tell the Truth and Run”
It documents how the FBI, the US military and US Postmaster conspired to drive George Seldes’ publication out of business.
Unfortunately, they succeeded.
Here’s how they did it.
But Seldes had the last laugh. He lived to be over 100, outliving J.Edgar Hoover and all the other government and corporate freaks he criticized.
He wrote books and served as an inspiration to new generations.