John has covered politics all the way from the local to the national level. On the local level, has had a focus on topics important to Queens, New York. His work focused on local elections, important political meetings and events and campaigns by community members on issues such as pollution or gentrification.
John has also written articles about various topics that impact citizens at a national level. He has written biographies for politicians, covered articles on civil liberties and surveillance, and even explored the nitty gritty of electoral reform.
John has recently covered the political situation in Ukraine for Russia Magazine, covering the conflict in eastern Ukraine, writing on the separatist movement, and the role of journalists in the conflict.