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McTiernan doc hopes to expose persecution of Democrats

The Hunt for Red October director John McTiernan, awaiting a new indictment on Bush-era charges of lying to an FBI agent, hopes to fight back with a documentary. The film, The Political Prosecutions of Karl Rove, posits that the US government pursued politically-motivated prosecutions against members and supporters of the Democratic Party during the Bush years.
April 15, 2009

The Hunt for Red October director John McTiernan, awaiting a new indictment on Bush-era charges of lying to an FBI agent, hopes to fight back with a documentary. The film, The Political Prosecutions of Karl Rove, posits that the US government pursued politically-motivated prosecutions against members and supporters of the Democratic Party during the Bush years.

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Managing editor with realscreen publication, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Darah is an award-winning journalist who has spent over two decades covering a wide range of issues from real estate and urban development to immigration, politics and human rights, primarily with The Vancouver Sun. Prior to joining realscreen, she was editor of Stream Daily, realscreen's sister publication covering the dynamic global digital video industry. She also served a stint as a war reporter in Afghanistan for television and print, and was a national business blogger with Yahoo Canada.

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