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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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