Behind the 47 Percent Story
Thursday, June 20, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Meet the men who broke the award-winning 47 percent story and get a rare glimpse of how game-changing news unfolds. David Corn, our George Polk award-winner, DC bureau chief, and MSNBC commentator, comes together with the man behind the video—the seldom seen Scott Prouty. They share the extraordinary tale of the decision to release the tape and the lightning speed with which the Mother Jones team worked to authenticate the footage, all the while maintaining the confidentiality of the source.