Luke Johnson is a journalist, writer, and editor. In May 2018, he finished an M.A. in Global Affairs at the Jackson Institute at Yale University. He was the Managing Editor for Articles for the Yale Journal of International Affairs.
At Yale, he focused his coursework on European Affairs, national security, and the rule of law. He taught in international security and conducted research on the decline of democracy and rule of law in Poland.
Prior to coming to Yale, he worked as a Politics Reporter and Associate Editor at The Huffington Post, covering everything from Congress to campaigns to Russia. He also worked for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty as a correspondent, for the American Independent News Network as a reporter, and in Ukraine as a freelance journalist. He has appeared on MSNBC, BBC Radio, and Hromadske, an independent television channel in Ukraine.
He has a B.A. in government from Claremont McKenna College. He speaks Russian proficiently.