We’ve been jointly investigating the Headley case since 2011, and tonight’s film draws on new analysis of Snowden documents, never-before-published excerpts from Headley’s draft memoir, and new insights into another terror plot Headley helped plan.
It’s a chilling, comprehensive portrait of an American Terrorist — and a troubling case study of the limitations of even the most sophisticated electronic surveillance capabilities.
American Terrorist premieres on-air and online tonight at 10/9 central— you can find outhere when it airs on your local PBS station.
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United States of Secrets, FRONTLINE’s two-part investigation of the National Security Agency’s surveillance activities post-9/11, has been honored with a Peabody Award for excellence in documentary filmmaking.