Protecting Government Equities

The “Right to Write” in the Information Age: A Look at Prepublication Review Boards

By Rebecca H.

This article is an excerpt from the manuscript the author submitted in June 2016 to the faculty of the National Intelligence University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science of Strategic Intelligence. In it, Rebecca H. reviews the development of efforts to protect government secrets through prepublication reviews of manuscripts. She also looks at more recent circumstances and critiques of the process, closing with suggestions for improvement, made all the more urgent by the growing volume of memoirs being written by former intelligence officers.

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Posted: Mar 06, 2017 02:19 PM
Last Updated: Mar 06, 2017 02:19 PM