Daniel ellsberg, who released the pentagon papers, discusses the balance of power in the government and what similarities he sees between. Daniel ellsberg: biography of daniel ellsberg, us military analyst who leaked parts of a classified history of us intervention in indochina (the pentagon papers. “we were young, we were foolish, we were arrogant, but we were right” —daniel ellsberg the recent issue of nsa surveillance and the revelations made by. In 1971 former cold war hard-liner daniel ellsberg made history by releasing the pentagon papers-a 7,000-page top-secret study of us decision-making in.
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