Jonathan Greenberg

Jonathan Greenberg is an award-winning national investigative journalist, editor, author and new media innovator committed to creating a better world by "Informing to Empower", which is the name of the public interest non-profit media publisher that he founded in 2015 to publish the Sonoma Independent and the Maui Independent news websites.

Jonathan was a Web 1.0 pioneer, founding Gist Communications in 1996, an Internet company that competed successfully with TV Guide Online. In 1997, Gist was one of just 14 websites in the world to be named a winner of the First Annual Webby Awards in San Francisco. READ FULL BIO HERE →

What Trump’s John Baron Deception Says About our Truth-less President

May 16, 2018 9 min to read

What Trump’s John Baron Deception Says About our Truth-less President

Publication : Uncategorized

My recent article in the Washington Post about Donald Trump lying his way onto the first Forbes 400, accompani...

Trump Exposé by Jonathan Greenberg Hits Washington Post

April 23, 2018 0 min to read

Trump Exposé by Jonathan Greenberg Hits Washington Post

Publication : Uncategorized

Explosive story with tapes of Trump posing as John Barron to lie his way onto the Forbes 400, published April ...

Jonathan on CNN Good Day show with Chris Cuomo

April 23, 2018 0 min to read

Jonathan on CNN Good Day show with Chris Cuomo

Publication : Uncategorized

“Trump Lied to get on Forbes 400 list” From the April 20 2018 New Day show with Chris Cuomo ...

Jonathan story on Daily Show with Trevor Noah

April 23, 2018 0 min to read

Jonathan story on Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Publication : Uncategorized

Trump Bullshitted His Way Onto the Forbes 400 List   The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah hits my Trump as ...

Jonathan on MSNBC’s The Beat With Ari Melber

April 23, 2018 0 min to read

Jonathan on MSNBC’s The Beat With Ari Melber

Publication : Uncategorized

“Leaked tapes catch Trump posing as his own spokesperson” The Beat with Ari Melber from April 20, ...

Critically Acclaimed “Staking A Claim” Republished

April 23, 2018 3 min to read

Critically Acclaimed “Staking A Claim” Republished

Publication : Informing to Empower, Uncategorized

Descended from the only black chief ever to lead a  Native American tribe, this historical biography of civil...

What I Learned from My Wise Uncle Leonard Cohen

March 1, 2018 7 min to read

What I Learned from My Wise Uncle Leonard Cohen

Publication : Entertainment, The Huffington Post

His Secret of Success with Women: “When You Are Done Listening, Listen Some More” Leonard Cohen, o...

In Bypassing Warren As VP, Clinton Raises Risk Of Losing To Trump

March 1, 2018 5 min to read

In Bypassing Warren As VP, Clinton Raises Risk Of Losing To Trump

Publication : The Huffington Post, Trump

(This July, 2016 column won First Place in the Greater Bay Journalism Awards for political columnists). Hi...