Redaction Classics: Send Us Your Worst
"My administration is committed to creating an unprecedented level of openness in government." President Obama took office in 2009 with promises of greater transparency and FOIA improvements across agencies. But as we were reminded last week with another round of heavily-redacted NSA documents, the administration’s take on transparency can be rather opaque. We rounded up a few “redaction classics” below.
Send us examples of your redaction gems: Please include a link to the document (no attachments!), a link to related news coverage, and a short explanation of the redaction. You can send it via email, tweet, or Tumblr.