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US scandals hid murkier truths

Published 15/04/2016

Watergate and the Monica Lewinsky scandal, which went public, hid far murkier truths.

Watergate happened when the media were ignoring the FBI's counterintelligence program - a series of covert and illegal operations.

The Lewinsky scandal surfaced when accusations were being made against Bill Clinton, showing him to be a sexual predator.


Hillsborough, Co Down

Belfast Telegraph

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