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Declassification of Presidential Daily Briefings Report

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On September 16th, 2015, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) formally declassified roughly twenty-five hundred President’s Daily Briefs (PDBs) from the Kennedy and Johnson administrations between 1961 and 1969. These documents are now accessible in the CIA’s Freedom of Information Act reading room. At the press conference held at the LBJ Library in Austin, Texas, CIA Director John Brennan said that this release means, “the world’s greatest democracy does not keep secrets ...

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Jordan Cohen is an M.A. student in Middle East and Islamic Studies at George Mason University​. He also works on the Foreign Policies Media Roundup team and his concentration of study is in the historical political economy of the Middle East. http://www.jadaliyya.com/pages/contributors/217455

 
Tom Sullivan is an M.A. student in Middle East and Islamic Studies at George Mason University. He is also a member of the Tadween Publishing team, where he assists with the production of pedagogical publications.