Thomas E. Ricks

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More from Cheney’s fantasy world

Cheney still maintains it didn’t happen. But in fact, Japanese soldiers were tried after World War II for waterboarding American troops. And during the Vietnam ...

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The further adventures of ‘Tom Ricks’

That’s from good old Doctrine Man, who helps keep us all sane. And makes me look younger. Facebook.com/Doctrine Man

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I don’t believe a word of what torture advocates say—and neither should you

By Lt. Col. Douglas A. Pryer, U.S. Army Best Defense guest columnist News sources are reporting that the long-awaited release of the summary of the ...

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Remembering Anthony Shadid

Rajiv Chandrasekaran: In the summer of 2003, when the rest of the press corps in Baghdad fixated upon the lives of American soldiers in the ...

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The ten most-commented Best Defense posts of 2011

Here are the 10 Best Defense posts that drew the most comments this year. I am not sure that as a group they tell us ...

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About Thomas E. Ricks

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post from 2000 through 2008.

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