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Theodore R. Johnson

Theodore R. Johnson

Theodore R. Johnson is a senior fellow and director of the fellows program at the Brennan Center for Justice where he researches the intersection of race, electoral politics and American identity. He is also a retired Navy officer, holding a variety of positions such as White House Fellow in the first Obama administration and as speechwriter to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Dr. Johnson’s first book, When the Stars Begin to Fall: Overcoming Racism and Renewing the Promise of America, was published in June 2021.

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