John Feffer is an author and currently co-director of Foreign Policy in Focus at the Institute for Policy Studies. He is a fellow at the Open Society Foundations. His books include Crusade 2.0, , a description of contemporary attacks on Islam, North Korea/South Korea: US Policy and the Korean Peninsula, a description of current U.S. policy towards Korea and its limitations, Power Trip, a narrative of American unilateralism during the George W. Bush administration, and Living in Hope, a description of creative responses by local communities to the challenges of globalization.
Feffer is a contributor to The Huffington Post. He has written the plays The Pundit and The Politician, both of which were performed at the 2013 Washington's Capital Fringe Festival.He is a member of the Democratic Socialists of America.