John Avlon

John Phillips Avlon (born 1973) is the author of Independent Nation: How Centrists Can Change American Politics and Wingnuts: How the Lunatic Fringe is Hijacking America. He was a columnist and associate editor for The New York Sun and worked as chief speechwriter for former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani. He was Director of Speechwriting and Deputy Policy Director for Giuliani’s 2008 presidential campaign. He is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. He is senior political columnist at

Books in order of publication:

Wingnuts: How the Lunatic Fringe is Hijacking America – 2004

Independent Nation: How Centrism Can Change American Politics – 2005

Deadline Artists: America’s Greatest Newspaper Columns – 2011

Washington’s Farewell: The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generations – 2017

Lincoln and the Fight for Peace – 2022

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