Reactions to the documents have been mixed, but it's clear that they provide an important, revealing account of the cover-ups, corruption, and needless deaths that mark this aimless war.
Jen Doak is the outreach and production coordinator for the Institute. She is in charge of web production, content proofing, and new media promotion. She also manages the IPS Twitter account, @ipsdc_dotorg, and the IPS and FPIF Facebook fan pages.
After receiving her undergraduate degree from the University of Connecticut (go Huskies!) in 2006, she moved down to DC to complete an M.A. in Communication, Culture, and Technology at Georgetown University. Her studies were focused in the interaction between politics and new media, culminating in a thesis entitled “Al Gore, An Inconvenient Truth, and Environmental Discourse in the Public Sphere.”
We could cut $1 trillion over the next decade in the defense budget, without compromising national security. It's time to trim the fat on this sacred cow.
Millennials aren't taking to the streets as often as their predecessors, but that doesn't mean we aren't paying attention.