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Errol Morris puts Robert McNamara in context

Director Errol Morris discusses how Robert McNamara - the subject of his 2003 film The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons From the Life of Robert McNamara should be remembered after passing away on July 6. He asks the question of what McNamara's lasting contributions as secretary of defense, a position he held from 1961 to 1968.
July 8, 2009

Director Errol Morris discusses how Robert McNamara – the subject of his 2003 film The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons From the Life of Robert McNamara should be remembered after passing away on July 6. He reflects upon McNamara’s lasting contributions as secretary of defense, a position he held from 1961 to 1968.

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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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