Jack Brewster

Senior Analyst

Jack Brewster is a Senior Analyst for NewsGuard, based in New York City. Prior to working at NewsGuard, Brewster was a Fulbright scholar in Munich, Germany, conducting a research project about the role of journalists in the digital age. Previously, Brewster was a reporter at Forbes Magazine, covering politics, misinformation, and extremism. Brewster also has written about politics for Time Magazine, Newsweek, Vice News, and the New York Daily News. A graduate of Oberlin College in Ohio, Brewster majored in political science and wrote for the college publication the Oberlin Review while also freelancing for his hometown paper in Connecticut, The Ridgefield Press. (Disclosure: After graduating from college in 2018, Brewster worked for five months for the local Democratic Town Committee in Ridgefield.)