Kelley Beaucar Vlahos

Executive Editor

Kelley Beaucar Vlahos, executive editor, has been writing for TAC for the last decade, focusing on national security, foreign policy, civil liberties and domestic politics. She served for 15 years as a Washington bureau reporter for, and at WTOP News in Washington from 2013-2017 as a writer, digital editor and social media strategist. She has also worked as a beat reporter at Bridge News financial wire (now part of Reuters) and Homeland Security Today, and as a regular contributor at A native Nutmegger, she got her start in Connecticut newspapers, but now resides with her family in Arlington, Va.

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TAC’s ‘Regime Change’ Conference 11/7/19: Penetrating the Military Industrial Complex

Heather Brandon-Smith, Jeff Groom, Trevor Thrall,Peter Van Buren. With moderator Reid Smith.
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos November 16, 2019

What the 1956 Uprising Says About Hungary Today

Western Europe doesn't like it much but the anti-Soviet revolt was one step in the country's current path towards nationalism.
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos October 24, 2019

Court: FBI Must Destroy Memos Calling a Threat

Ruling comes after a eight-year battle over secret surveillance of the popular website after 9/11.
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos September 12, 2019

Meet American Empire’s ‘Doctor Death’

Stephen Kinzer's new book shows how Greatest Generation spooks justified their horrific experiments on unwitting Americans.
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos September 10, 2019

The New Quincy Institute Seeks Warmongering Monsters to Destroy

Andrew Bacevich on his new left-right group, which is going hammer and tongs against the establishment on foreign policy.
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos July 30, 2019

How Justin Raimondo Made Me a Braver Writer

The co-founder, who died Thursday, was one of the toughest fighters for the cause. We all benefitted.
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos June 28, 2019

George Orwell’s Dystopian Nightmare in China

Beijing's tyranny over its people is fast becoming more terrifying than anything in Nineteen Eighty-Four.
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos June 24, 2019