Redaction nation: US history brims with partial deletions
Posted by HILLEL ITALIE on 16th April 2019
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This article was originally published on THE WASHINGTON TIMES

NEW YORK (AP) – Somewhere in the shadows of federal bureaucracy, there was an issue about the drinking habits of Augusto Pinochet.

The National Security Archive, an advocate for open government, had for years tried to gain access to intelligence files about the Chilean dictator, his human rights abuses and …