George grew up in Buffalo, NY and holds a B.A. in English from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Prior to joining The Nation, George was Senior Reporter/Blogger for ThinkProgress.org. He worked as a researcher for Michael Moore’s SiCKO and as an Associate Producer on “The Media Project” on the Independent Film Channel. His work has been published in The Los Angeles Times, Media Matters, and The Buffalo News.
What the CIA found out about its torture program is much different than what officials have said publicly.
Virtually every Bush-era claim about torture doesn’t withstand scrutiny after the investigation.
The liberal icon has been tapped to help the party shape policy and battle the GOP in coming years.