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Assistant Managing Editor — ProPublica

Assistant Managing Editor @ProPublica and co-founder @DocumentCloud. Former NBA star.

Atul Gawande on doctor's aiding and abetting torture.

How American journalists covered torture after 9/11 — Coverage of the brutal practice was played down in print and on airwaves Editors' note: Torture, and specifically the US government's use of it, is back in the news. The Senate Intelligence Committee is set to release a much-anticipated report on the CIA's treatment of terrorism suspects in the wake of 9/11, prompting President Obama to say, bluntly, "We tortured some folks."

CJR September/October 2006 - Failures of Imagination — By Eric Umansky Carlotta Gall was curious. It was early December 2002, and Gall, the Afghanistan correspondent for The New York Times, had just seen a press release from the U.S. military announcing the death of a prisoner at its Bagram Air Base. Soon thereafter the military issued a second release about another detainee death at Bagram.

Conversation with @conor64 and @marcambinder

Dec 21, 2014

For Sunday Styles section, 2015 RT @alexnazaryan: Havana is clearly the next Brooklyn.

Dec 21, 2014

@danielleiat so any better idea today what deal was with that apparent/alleged memo from last night? Asking bc I tweeted it.

Dec 20, 2014

RT @AntDeRosa: NYPD Police Union boss RT @danielleiat: "There's blood on many hands tonight," says Pat Lynch. Blames protesters and mayor, explicitly.

Dec 20, 2014

NYC cops union: "the mayor's hands are literally dripping with our blood" (credit: @GormoJourno)

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