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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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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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