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Aftermath with William Shatner

Aftermath with William Shatner

The People and Their Stories

  • Daniel Ellsberg
    Daniel Ellsberg

    Daniel Ellsberg

    1931 -

    Daniel Ellsberg strengthened public opposition to the Vietnam War in 1971 when he leaked the Pentagon Papers to the New York Times.

  • Elizabeth Smart
    Elizabeth Smart

    Elizabeth Smart

    1987 -

    Elizabeth Smart gained national fame in 2003 when she was rescued after being kidnapped and held captive for nine months.

  • Jeff Hart
    Jeff Hart

    Jeff Hart

    1970 -

    American drilling expert Jeff Hart became internationally famous in 2010 after helping rescue 33 Chilean miners who had been trapped underground for nearly two months.
  • Bernard Goetz
    Bernhard Goetz

    Bernhard Goetz

    1947 -

    Bernhard Goetz is best known as the "Subway Vigilante" for shooting four teenagers during an attempted mugging in a subway car.

  • David Kaczynski
    David Kaczynski
  • David Kaczynski

    The largest, longest, and most expensive manhunt in US history ended when David Kaczynski suspected his brother as the notorious Unabomber, responsible for the death of 3 and serious injury of 23.

  • Mary Kay Letourneau
    Mary Kay Letourneau

    Mary Kay Letourneau

    1962 -

    Mary Kay Letourneau was sentenced to seven years in prison for statutory rape for having a sexual relationship with a 13-year-old boy in her class.

  • Lee Boyd Malvo
    Lee Boyd Malvo

    Lee Boyd Malvo

    1985 -

    Lee Boyd Malvo was one of the vicious snipers who bred fear in the Washington, D.C. area for more than 20 days in 2002.

  • Jessica Lynch
    Jessica Lynch

    Jessica Lynch

    1983 -

    Former Army soldier Jessica Lynch was held captive by Iraqi soldiers at Saddam Hospital in Nasiriya then rescued by U.S. troops. A media firestorm followed.

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