Jefferson Morley

Jefferson Morley is a veteran Washington journalist. He started his career as an editor at the New Republic. He also served as Washington correspondent for The Nation and Spin magazine. From 1992 to 2007, he worked at the Washington Post as an editor in the Sunday Outlook section, a reporter in the Metro section, and as author of the “World Opinion Roundup” column for

He has been published in The Washington Post, New York Review of Books, The Nation, The New Republic, Slate, American Prospect, Spin, Rolling Stone, The Los Angeles Times, Foreign Service Journal, and the New York Observer.

He has written about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy extensively:

“Our Man in Mexico” is his first book.

He is married and lives with his wife and two sons in Washington, D.C.