The Tunnels

A thrilling Cold War narrative exploring two harrowing attempts to rescue East Germans by tunneling beneath the Berlin Wall, the U.S. television networks who financed and filmed them, and the Kennedy administration's unprecedented attempt to suppress both films.

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The Tunnels

Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill

"Greg Mitchell has written a riveting story focusing on one of the most powerful documentaries ever broadcast on television, NBC’s The Tunnel.  John Le Carré couldn’t have done it better." —BILL MOYERS “The Tunnels is one of… More

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So Wrong for So Long: How the Press, the Pundits--and the President--Failed on Iraq

With a preface by Bruce Springsteen.   “Worthy of shelving alongside the best of the Iraq books.”--Kirkus “Greg Mitchell has given us a razor-sharp critique of how the media and the government connived in one of… More

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The Campaign of the Century: Upton Sinclair's Race for Governor of California and the Birth of Media Politics

Winner of the Goldsmith Book Prize.   A finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Award, it served as the basis for one episode in the award-winning PBS documentary "The Great Depression"   “Sizzling, rambunctiously… More

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Who Owns Death?

Capital Punishment, the American Conscience, and the End of Executions

"In eloquent detail, Lifton and Mitchell indict the randomness and cruelty of executions and the heavy burden they place on the souls of those who prosecute, defend, and sit as judges and jurors, and those… More

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