PBS NewsHour

The dangers of reporting from Russia during the Cold War

Clip: 05/31/2021 | 7m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

On the NewsHour bookshelf tonight, Judy Woodruff peeks behind the iron curtain in her conversation with veteran journalist Marvin Kalb about his latest book, "Assignment Russia: Becoming a Foreign Correspondent in the Crucible of the Cold War." It details the dangers and thrills of reporting amid bitter relations between the U.S. and the Soviet Union.

Aired: 05/31/21

Rating: NR

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