Jason Vest


Jason Vest is a freelance reporter who writes for The Nation and has contributed to numerous other publications including U.S. News & World Report, The Village Voice, and The Atlantic.

His work includes reports on Weapons of Mass Destruction intelligence in Iraq and internal Army dissent of the Iraq invasion. In 1999, Vest received a grant from the Fund for Investigative Journalism to investigate the Eritrea-Ethiopia border war. In 2002, American Journalism Review honored him as an “Unsung Hero of Washington Journalism.”