Spencer Ackerman, a senior correspondent for The American Prospect, is a senior reporter for The Washington Independent.
Is the president living up to his foreign-policy promises to quash fear and promote dignity? He's doing better abroad than he is at home.Spencer AckermanMar 24, 2010
With A Problem from Hell, Samantha Power changed the way we talk about liberalism and human rights.Spencer AckermanDec 18, 2009
The Iraq War has been characterized by euphemism since its inception. Here's a guide to some of the most pronounced, and pernicious, euphemisms of the Iraq War.Spencer AckermanAug 06, 2008
What's missing in the movie is what has sustained the comic book series for most of its history. Iron Man is actually a scathing critique of American imperialism.Spencer AckermanMay 15, 2008
Barack Obama is offering the most sweeping liberal foreign-policy critique we've heard from a serious presidential contender in decades. But will voters buy it?Spencer AckermanMar 19, 2008