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Friday, November 20, 2009

FOIA at Work: FBI watched Studs Terkel

The late Chicago author Studs Terkel, whose work focused on working people and the downtown, was watched by the FBI. An FBI file released to NYCity News Service under the FOIA also shows Terkel once applied for a job with the FBI, but was turned down.

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