Best and Worst US Presidents – Historical Rankings

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Historians and journalists often ponder questions related to the political scene and its events. Many of those questions are related to the efficiency of the politicians, presidents, and their governments. Today, we will talk about the best and worst US presidents and why they deserved those rankings. Before we start, it is essential to note … Read more

Dept of the Interior: Records Destruction Request

Records Destruction Request

Update [Oct 25, 2018]: The National Archives got in touch to say that they had sent the incorrect version of Interior’s request and crosswalk. I have now posted the correct versions they sent. They explained the differences: Item DAA-0048-2015-0003-0018 originally listed ten superseded authorities in total. Seven of these superseded authorities were incorrectly listed as temporary … Read more

CIA Has Removed 7 Files From CREST

CIA Has Removed Files From CREST

Short version: CIA recently posted and quickly pulled down seven documents in its online archive CREST. They don’t appear to be anywhere else online. Further down you’ll find info on each of these missing documents, including screenshots of three landing pages. Long version: The CIA’s CREST archive contains more than 12 million pages of formerly classified documents … Read more