John Hudson

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John Hudson is a foreign affairs correspondent for BuzzFeed News. He is a former staff writer for Foreign Policy magazine.

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In deference to President Trump, NATO leaders agreed not to focus on Russia during this week's summit.

Trump declines to endorse NATO's Article 5

In deference to President Trump, NATO leaders agreed not to focus on Russia during this week's summit.

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The Obama Administration's sales pitch to Congress on the Iran nuclear deal began today.

Kerry Testifies before Senate on Iran Deal

The Obama Administration's sales pitch to Congress on the Iran nuclear deal began today.

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President Obama said back in 2010 that the Supreme Court’s Citizens’ United decision on political fundraising would "open the floodgates" for foreign cash into American politics.

Mexican Money, American Politics

President Obama said back in 2010 that the Supreme Court’s Citizens’ United decision on political fundraising would "open the floodgates" for foreign cash into American politics.

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Democrats are divided: impeachment now or further investigations? Top aides don’t do what the president tells them.

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Presidential candidate and US Senator Kamala Harris stopped in Los Angeles on Sunday to speak at Southwest College in South LA.

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President Trump has invited Iran to “pick up the phone and call” him. He’s also threatened the “end” of that country. It’s the latest act  in a long international drama.

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More than a million species of plants, animals, fish and insects are going extinct because of human activity. A massive report from the UN blames it partly on climate change.

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In 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered California to downsize its prisons because of overcrowding.

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The U.S. government’s attack on the WikiLeaks founder covers up a menacing assault on the First Amendment, argues journalist Bruce Shapiro.

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In a bold statement, a leading dean of journalism argues that in abandoning Julian Assange, the mainstream media have abandoned the First Amendment.

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Get ready for more debate about health insurance as Trump runs for re-election. Democratic hopefuls are debating reforms while Republicans accuse them of “socialized medicine.”

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