Spencer Ackerman, a senior correspondent for The American Prospect, is a senior reporter for The Washington Independent.
According to interviews with detained members of al-Qaeda in Iraq, the most powerful recruitment tool for Islamic extremists is ... the war itself.Spencer AckermanMar 19, 2008
Prospect writers discuss the final episode of the critically acclaimed HBO series.Spencer AckermanMar 10, 2008
TAP Online talks with A.J. Rossmiller, author of Still Broken, the new book about his experiences as an intelligence officer in Iraq.Spencer AckermanFeb 20, 2008
Prospect writers discuss the fifth season of the critically acclaimed HBO series.Spencer AckermanFeb 14, 2008
Never mind the rampant VP speculation. Just by speaking at the Democratic Convention, Sen. Jim Webb has a chance to undercut one of the most enduring--and corrosive--GOP narratives of the last 25 years.Spencer AckermanFeb 05, 2008