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Rebecca Burgess

Rebecca Burgess

Rebecca Burgess is a writer in Washington, DC. She’s the managing editor and associate scholar at the Classics in Strategy and Diplomacy Project, and a 2021 Foundation for Defense of Democracies National Security Fellow.

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A Political History of Backstabbing

A Political History of Backstabbing

Trump’s White House has been notably leaky, its staff dishing to journalists with reckless abandon. This practice, however, has a storied past reaching back to Herodotus.

Rebecca Burgess