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Man who leaked Pentagon papers to NYT in Hawaii

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - How would you like to meet the most dangerous man in America?

Daniel Ellsberg got that nickname from Henry Kissinger in 1971 after he leaked a copy of the Pentagon's secret history of the Vietnam War to the New York Times.

On Saturday, Ellsberg will be at the Hilton Hawaiian Village to discuss whistle-blowing and government secrecy.

The conference starts at 10:00 a.m. and admission is five dollars.

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