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Adam Johnson

Adam Johnson

Adam Johnson is a New York-based  journalist, a contributing analyst for FAIR.org, and co-host of the Citations Needed podcast. Follow him on Twitter at @adamjohnsonnyc

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Warren and Sanders Understand the Power of 'The Bad Guy'

For Sanders and Warren, it’s simple: The Bad Guy is the rich, the one percent, the oligarchy

Adam Johnson ·


WaPo Must Acknowledge CIA Role in Pakistan Polio Crisis

It’s common moral sense that to prevent future problems, one must have an accurate and true accounting of how these problems were created

Adam Johnson ·


Maybe Rich Liberals Don’t Hate Sanders Because They Fear He Can’t Win, But Because They’re Rich

That a network of multi-millionaire and billionaire donors would dislike a candidate who not only rejects their funding, but is actively trying to tax them at rates not seen since 1960, would surely be enough reason to explain why these wealthy elites would want to “stop” his nomination.

Adam Johnson ·


Bill to End Yemen Siege Passes—No Thanks to MSNBC

After Khashoggi outrage passes, cable network goes back to ignoring US-backed humanitarian disaster

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To Ramp Up Fear of Russia in Africa, NYT Downplays Massive US Military Presence on Continent

Let the Pentagon gravy train run its course, year in and year out, because invariably there will always be, with the help of the New York Times, the specter of an enemy threat “advancing on a new front.”

Adam Johnson ·


'Renouncing Violence' Is a Demand Made Almost Exclusively of Muslims

What makes the West's arbitrary, violent occupations per se justified, while less sophisticated counter-occupations who refuse to go full Gandhi are committing a profound moral transgression?

Adam Johnson ·


Bloomberg’s Armsmaker-Funded Columnist Wants You to Know: Military Spending Is Woke

They can call it whatever they wish—"think tank," "nonprofit," "Center"—but by any objective metric, this organization is just a lobbying entity for the weapons industry and Western militaries.

Adam Johnson ·


The Return of the Inexplicable Republican Best Friend

Media present GOP left-bashing as good-faith advice

Adam Johnson ·

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