Jonathan Russo was in the advertising and entertainment industry for 40 years in New York and Los Angeles. Over a decade ago, he began writing about his longstanding interest in foreign affairs, with an emphasis on China and the Mid-East. He also writes about economics, domestic politics and cultural issues. His work has appeared in The Huffington Post, The Observer, Times of Israel and The N.Y. Daily News. Many of his articles have been republished in Real Clear Markets and Real Clear World.