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Spencer Ackerman
Works at The Guardian
Attended Rutgers – New Brunswick
Lives in Brooklyn NY
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More Ludachrist than Ludacris. National security something-or-otherer. Definitely on Team Targaryen.
Introduction
Worse than you've heard.
Bragging rights
I won a National Magazine Award for Digital Reporting in 2012 after exposing an anti-Islam counterterrorism training program at the FBI, so there's that.
Education
  • Rutgers – New Brunswick
    Philosophy, 1998 - 2002
  • Bronx High School of Science
    Punk Rock Academy, 1994 - 1998
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Other names
Eater of Worlds
Work
Occupation
Journalist
Skills
Investigating. Reporting. Investigative reporting. Also non-investigative reporting and non-reporting investigating. Arguably writing.
Employment
  • The Guardian
    US National Security Editor, 2013 - present
    #NSAFiles. And a whole lot more.
  • Wired.com
    Danger Roomer, 2010 - 2013
  • TPM
    bloggerer, 2007 - 2007
  • The Washington Independent
    senior reporterer, 2007 - 2010
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Currently
Brooklyn NY
Previously
Washington DC - New Brunswick NJ
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