Stay Tuned: Intelligence Reporting (with Mark Mazzetti)

Show Notes

This special episode of Stay Tuned is brought to you by the Amazon Original motion picture, The Report. The film tells the story of Daniel Jones, a Senate staffer who investigated the CIA’s secret Detention and Interrogation program implemented in the aftermath of 9/11.

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Mark Mazzetti joins Preet for a wide-ranging discussion that covers his related reporting, interrogation techniques, congressional oversight, and the inherent challenges of the national security news beat. You’ll also hear from Daniel J. Jones himself, who recounts his experience during the production of the film.

Enjoy the episode and don’t forget to see The Report in Theaters November 15th and on Prime Video November 29th.

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REFERENCES & SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS

THE Q&A

THE INTERVIEW

The Torture Report

Mazzetti’s Coverage of the CIA Program

Torture & Previous Presidential Administrations

John Durham & Bill Barr

Transcripts of Trump’s Calls

Whistleblowers

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