Top Secret: National Security and the Right to Know

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Top Secret: National Security and the Right to Know

By Morton H. Halperin and Daniel N. Hoffman
New Republic Books, 1977
103 pp. $8.95
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After condemning the consequences of secrecy in the conduct of national security affairs, the authors elaborate a new system in which "whatever is needed for public debate must be made public. The burden must be on those who would keep a secret."