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 →

CNN New Day interview on Trump’s history of press intimidation

June 17, 2019 1 min to read

CNN New Day interview on Trump’s history of press intimidation

Publication : Articles, Politics, Trump

Jonathan blows the lid off Trump’s decades-long scam to lie about his wealth and silence anyone who so...

Wash Post Expose on Secrets of Trump’s Success

June 14, 2019 14 min to read

Wash Post Expose on Secrets of Trump’s Success

Publication : Articles, Politics, Trump

How Donald Trump silenced the people who could expose his business failures How did Donald Trump, a self-serv...

Wash Post Expose: 6 Essential Cons that Define Trump’s Success

March 14, 2019 23 min to read

Wash Post Expose: 6 Essential Cons that Define Trump’s Success

Publication : Politics, The Huffington Post, Trump

(This article first appeared in the Washington Post here on February 22, 2019. It was the most read feature...

New Novel America 2034 -Envisions Trump Dystopia

March 14, 2019 4 min to read

New Novel America 2034 -Envisions Trump Dystopia

Publication : Books, Politics

It is 2034, and Donald Jesus Trump is still in power, having presided over the “consolidation of al...

Late Night with Seth Myers features Jonathan’s 1984 Forbes interview with “John Barron”

May 30, 2019 2 min to read

Late Night with Seth Myers features Jonathan’s 1984 Forbes interview with “John Barron”

Publication : Articles, Politics, Trump

Late Night with Seth Myers featured Jonathan’s 1984 Forbes interview with Donald Trump. Trump, as his fi...

Stephen Colbert features Jonathan’s 1984 Forbes 400 interview with Donald Trump

May 30, 2019 2 min to read

Stephen Colbert features Jonathan’s 1984 Forbes 400 interview with Donald Trump

Publication : Articles, Politics, Trump

Stephen Colbert discusses Jonathan’s 1984 Forbes interview with Donald Trump. In the taped interview, Tr...

NPR On the Media

June 13, 2019 0 min to read

NPR On the Media

Publication : Uncategorized

Jonathan was interviewed by both On the Media and CBC Radio regarding his 1984 Forbes interview with “Jo...

Jonathan’s WaPo story on Daily Show with Trevor Noah

April 23, 2018 3 min to read

Jonathan’s WaPo 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 John Ba...