Season 1

Historic confrontations between the President and the FBI are told through intimate interviews with current and former officials, including those who were present at the time, as well as interviews with journalists who broke the stories. Additionally, rare archival video, audio and photographs juxtaposed with short, stylized reconstructed scenes place viewers in the room during some of these momentous historical events.

“A Cancer on the Presidency"
Episode 1: “A Cancer on the Presidency"

Original Air Date: Nov 18, 2018

How the FBI, and the nation, came to realize that the President could be held accountable for his actions. Using the long relationship between FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover and President Richard Nixon as a map, we gain a new understanding of the complex dance the two institutions still engage in to this day. Premiere.

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    Historic confrontations between the President and the FBI are told through interviews with current and former officials, including those who were present at the time, as well as interviews with journalists who broke the stories.

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