T. Christian Miller
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T. Christian Miller joined ProPublica in 2008 as a senior reporter. He spent the previous 11 years reporting for the Los Angeles Times. His work included coverage of the 2000 presidential campaign and three years as a bureau chief for the Times, responsible for 10 countries in South and Central America. Earlier in his career he worked for the San Francisco Chronicle and the St. Petersburg Times.
He has received the George Polk Award for Radio Reporting, the Dart Award for Coverage of Trauma, the Selden Ring Award for Investigative Reporting, the Investigative Reporters and Editors award for online reporting, two Overseas Press Club awards, a Livingston Award for Young Journalists, the John B. Oakes Award for Distinguished Environmental Reporting and a certificate of recognition from the Daniel Pearl awards for outstanding international investigative reporting. In addition, Miller was given a yearlong Knight Fellowship in 2011 to study at Stanford University. Miller is the author of Blood Money: Wasted Billions, Lost Lives, and Corporate Greed in Iraq. He is currently based in Berkeley, CA.
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March 20, 2010, 5 a.m.America has spent more than $6 billion to create an effective Afghan police force, but the program has been a disaster. Many are undisciplined, can't shoot straight, sell their ammunition to the Taliban and aren't trusted by the people they are supposed to protect.
Feb. 26, 2010, 12:48 a.m.Defense contractors in the field suffer war trauma just as soldiers do—but don’t have the insurance safety net veterans enjoy.
Feb. 18, 2010, 12:08 p.m.Many civilian workers have been injured and killed in the war zones, but some say their contributions go overlooked.
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Dec. 18, 2009, 3:42 a.m.Translators injured helping rebuild Iraq sometimes find the medical benefits they were promised are not forthcoming.
Dec. 17, 2009, 7:41 p.m.Emad Hatabah coordinated the care for hundreds of Iraqis working for U.S. troops, a role that benefited his own medical network.
Dec. 17, 2009, 7:20 p.m.An Iraqi who was injured while helping in the U.S. war effort says AIG's settlement treated him unfairly.
Dec. 17, 2009, 1:30 p.m.The government's lack of action has allowed abuse of the system set up to ensure medical care for injured civilians.
Nov. 11, 2009, 3:14 p.m.A reporter argues that civilian contractors injured or killed while working in Iraq or Afghanistan should also be remembered on Veterans Day.
Oct. 30, 2009, 1:35 p.m.The United Nations Development Program says it properly handled money spent in the Afghanistan election effort.
Oct. 29, 2009, 8:15 a.m.Two audits raise questions about the commission carrying out Afghanistan's elections, and about the United Nations' oversight of money sent to ensure a fair vote.
Oct. 13, 2009, 9:15 a.m.Officials are making changes to track the performance of insurers and to speed up the handling of their disputes with injured contractors.
Oct. 9, 2009, 9:13 a.m.More than 1,600 civilian workers have died in the war zones, but the Pentagon isn't tracking the casualties.
Oct. 6, 2009, 1:23 a.m.Reggie Lane, a struggling truck driver, hired on for a good salary with a defense contractor, but a rocket-propelled grenade shattered his life.
Sep. 18, 2009, 1:57 p.m.Use our video skimmer tool to navigate through the testimony of Ronald Boline, on private contractors in Iraq.
Sep. 18, 2009, 9:05 a.m.Accusations against another major contractor, Triple Canopy, illustrate the chaos surrounding U.S. security efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Sep. 15, 2009, 5:52 p.m.Congress could save as much as $250 million a year through a sweeping overhaul of the controversial U.S. system to care for civilian contractors injured in war zones, according to a new Pentagon study.
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