50 Years Ago Today, Daniel Ellsberg’s Pentagon Papers Helped End the Vietnam War

The first installment of reporting based on the Pentagon Papers was published half a century ago today in the New York Times. Pentagon whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg risked life imprisonment to expose the lies and brutality that the US war on Vietnam was based on.

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