Adam Weinstein is a senior editor for Task & Purpose. A Navy veteran and career journalist, he worked previously at the Village Voice, The Wall Street Journal, Mother Jones, and Gawker, along with a stint doing public affairs for the US coalition in Iraq. Adam also founded and edited Gawker's well-received "Fortress America" national security blog. His recent writing has also appeared in Esquire and GQ. He holds master's degrees from Columbia and Florida State University.