Jack McPherrin is a writer, editor, and researcher with The Henry Dearborn Liberty Network. He also serves as The Heartland Institute’s research editor and as a research fellow within Heartland’s Socialism Research Center (SRC). As research editor, Jack sources, edits, and manages the publication process for all Heartland research publications, and regularly writes op-eds for various news outlets, including The Epoch Times, The Washington Times, The Western Journal, The Center Square, American Greatness, Townhall, American Thinker, and RedState, among others. As an SRC research fellow, Jack authors his own research publications and policy studies; he focuses most heavily upon authoritarian tactics, collectivist ideology, technocracy, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) systems, and international affairs relevant to American society. Jack is also the managing editor of the SRC’s website, StoppingSocialism.com.
Jack holds a Master of Arts in International Affairs from Loyola University-Chicago and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and History from Boston College. Prior to his tenure at Heartland and the completion of his graduate degree, Jack worked in the private sector in Chicago, where he still resides.