Hedrick Smith is the winner of two Emmy awards and two Pulitzer Prizes, best-selling author, journalist and producer Hedrick Smith knows the ins and outs of Washington.
Smith was a member of The New York Time's award-winning team who produced the "Pentagon Papers" series and he is the author of five New York bestsellers, including "The Power Game: How Washington Works," which is so ubiquitous in politics, it has been touted as a handbook by many in Washington's inner political circles.
Smith has produced 26 primetime specials and miniseries for PBS on varied topics, including "Inside the Terror Network" and "Is Wal-Mart Good for America?" The specials have garnered Smith two Emmys, two Sigma Delta Chi public service awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and two Dupont-Columbia Gold Batons for best public affairs program
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|The War: Nuremberg||Nebraskans Roy Long and Carlyle Wilson witnessed some of the Nuremberg trials. This segment is one...|
|The War--Nebraska Stories: Freedom||When Nebraskan soldier Roger Peters had a small accident with a motor scooter in Germany after the...|
|The War: Gunskirchen-Lager Concentration Camp||The Allies declared Victory in Europe (V-E Day) on May 8, 1945. 1st Lt. Roy Long was one of the...|
|The War--Nebraska Stories: Nebraskan War Hero||In World War II, Ben Kuroki, a Japanese American from Hershey, Nebraska, flew on a total of 58...|
|The War: Latino Pride||In Mexican American traditional culture, patriotism is very important. Many Nebraskans with Mexican...|
|The War: Mexican Americans Chosen First||Vietnam veteran Marty Ramirez and World War II veteran Nick Garcia discuss why Mexican Americans...|
|The War: Heroes Not Welcome||By the end of the World War II, the Tuskegee Airmen had destroyed 261 enemy aircraft. The "Redtails...|
|The War--Nebraska Stories: Radical Experiment--Tuskegee||Before 1940, African Americans were barred from flying for the U.S. military. But in 1941, an Army...|
|The War: Hastings Naval Ammunition Depot||Rick Wallace interviews Willie Trip about his experiences at the Hastings Naval Ammunition Depot...|
|The War: War Letters||This video is one of the many stories of a mother experiencing both the anxiety of sending her son...|