Matthew Burgess

I am a journalist and author. I am a staff writer at the UK edition of WIRED magazine and in 2015 my book, Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. I created FOI Directory in 2012.

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This may be the worst FOI redaction ever

Redacted documents released under Freedom of Information rules can be works of art. It's not uncommon for entire pages of documents to be completely...