International Affairs
1 June 2012 , Volume 68, Number 3

June 17, 1972: A break-in at the Watergate building spells the beginning of the end for President Nixon. Can such a coup happen in the digital age?

 

Authors

Leonard Downie Jr., former executive editor of The Washington Post

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Bob Woodward (left) and Carl Bernstein working on the story at The Washington Post. Photo: Ken Feil/Washington Post/Getty Images

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