Jefferson Morley

Jefferson Morley is a senior writing fellow and the editor and chief correspondent of the Deep State, a project of the Independent Media Institute. He has been a reporter and editor in Washington, D.C., since 1980. He spent 15 years as an editor and reporter at the Washington Post. He was a staff writer at Arms Control Today and Washington editor of Salon. He is the editor and co-founder of JFK Facts, a blog about the assassination of JFK. His latest book is The Ghost: The Secret Life of CIA Spymaster, James Jesus Angleton.

Nancy Pelosi
How Democrats undermined their case for impeachment by dragging national security into the fold Jefferson Morley
Donald Trump; Benjamin Netanyahu
After Israel targeted Soleimani, Trump pulled the trigger Jefferson Morley
Donald Trump
Why John Durham won’t save Trump either Jefferson Morley
Guantanamo Bay
"The Report": Torture meets truth in Obama’s Washington Jefferson Morley
Edward Snowden
Understanding the two types of whistleblowers Jefferson Morley
President Trump Receives Briefing On Hurricane Dorian At White House
Impeachment frenzy in Washington sets Trump off against the CIA Jefferson Morley
Donald Trump; FBI
Heading into 2020, Trump is gaining control of U.S. intelligence Jefferson Morley
Mobile phone users
A new book reveals just how sophisticated surveillance has become Jefferson Morley
Trump’s pressure valve against Iran is approaching the bursting point Jefferson Morley
Benjamin Netanyahu
Expect three authoritarian regimes — Israel, Russia and Saudi Arabia — to get Trump reelected in 202 Jefferson Morley
Mike Pompeo
How secret Israeli attacks in Iraq are driving Trump’s anti-Iran campaign Jefferson Morley
El Paso Mall Shooting
Why white nationalist mass shootings should make us rethink “national security” Jefferson Morley
Democratic Presidential Candidates Participate In First Debate Of 2020 Election Over Two Nights
Trump knows peacemaking is good in 2020 — do Democrats? Jefferson Morley
Donald Trump; Vladimir Putin
Why Trump and Putin are only frenemies at this point Jefferson Morley
Richard Holbrooke
Why Richard Holbrooke leaves no legacy for the 2020 Democrats Jefferson Morley