Jordan Michael Smith

Jordan Michael Smith

Jordan Michael Smith is an award-winning journalist, ghostwriter and speechwriter. A contributing editor at The New Republic, he has ghostwritten or co-authored three books, and he wrote a bestselling e-book about former President Jimmy Carter called Humanity. He was a speechwriter for the mayor of New York City and a communications consultant for both the United Nations and the governor of New York. His writing has appeared in print and online for many publications, including the New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic, Washington Post, Esquire, BBC, Globe and Mail, and MSNBC.

Family of man who died after alleged assault by jail guards says justice is delayed

By: - April 11, 2023

In August 2019, Darrell Smith died after his family said jail guards beat him. They say they are still waiting for someone to be held accountable.