Day: April 2, 2013

Why Watergate Happened: The Awkward Truth About the Mysterious Motive

Despite the enormous impact of the Watergate scandal, the actual purpose of the break-in of the Democratic National Committee offices has never been conclusively established.
— Wikipedia, The Watergate Scandal.

I was thinking about this long-mysterious motive after reading Thomas Mallon’s subtle, well-imagined historical novel Watergate, which speculates … Read the rest