Photo of Melissa Boyle Mahle Melissa Boyle Mahle

Melissa Boyle Mahle in Secrecy


2008 NR

With homeland security and the war on terror becoming increasingly important issues, the U.S. government has grown more and more secretive, allegedly to protect the country and save lives. But is this culture of secrets at odds with democracy? This documentary examines both the pros and cons of government concealment by focusing on classified secrets and the arguments the government makes in the name of national security.