John is a political junkie and a native of Minnesota. His primary interests are politics, history, and neoclassical moral education. He has previously interned at the Truman National Security Project, the Stimson Center, both houses of Congress, and for the Governor of Wisconsin. John has an M.A. in International Affairs from American University and a B.A. in Political Science and History from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Any views expressed here are his alone.
Apple Tax Evasion: Now Is the Time to Defeat International Tax Evasion
Pakistan Election 2013: How Will the World React?
The American Psychiatric Association's New ADHD Rules Are Flirting With Disaster
Boston Bombing: How Vladimir Putin Is (Loosely) Connected
Margaret Thatcher Funeral: 5 Things She'll Always Be Remembered For
Minimum Wage Increase is Necessary in 2013
John Brennan: Why Did the GOP Initially Oppose Him, Then Backpedal?
Sequester 2013: The U.S. Military Will Still Be Strong After it Happens
Chuck Hagel Confirmation Hearing: Why He'll Be Confirmed
Chuck Hagel is No Extremist: He Is the Perfect Fit For the Pentagon
Minnesota Gay Marriage Bill: Can It Actually Pass?
2012 in Review: 10 Most Historic Moments of the Year
Syria War 2012: US Will Be At War With Syria Within a Matter of Weeks
Fiscal Cliff 2013: 5 Ways to Cut Military Spending
Petraeus Resignation: Peggy Noonan Says Petraeus Should Not Quit Over Affair
Minnesota and U.S. Election Results: Obama and Democrats Win Big
Virginia Polls: Obama in the Lead in the Biggest Swing State Nobody is Talking About
Presidential Polls 2012: Obama Set For Slim Win in Ohio As Romney Struggles on the Ground
Who Won the Third Presidential Debate: Obama Dominates Romney on Foreign Policy
Who Won the Second Presidential Debate: Obama Beat Romney, Likely to Get a Small Bounce