John Light

John is TPM‘s Prime editor. His writing has also appeared at The Atlantic, Mother Jones, Salon, Slate, UN Dispatch, Vox, Worth, and Al Jazeera, and has been broadcast on Public Radio International. Before joining TPM, John was a producer for Bill Moyers and WNYC, and worked as a news writer for Grist. He grew up in New Jersey, studied history and film at Oberlin College, and got his master‘s degree in journalism from Columbia University.

Articles by John

Good morning. It’s a windy and wet day in Washington, D.C., as a nor’easter moves through. Congress is out and, because of the storm, the federal government is closed. News, of course, continues. Here’s what our writers and editors have their eyes on.

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