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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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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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