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John Freeman

The Presidents Who Owned Slaves

Elizabeth Dowling Taylor | Posted 04.21.2012 | Books
Elizabeth Dowling Taylor

Eight of our early presidents, beginning with George Washington, owned slaves during their tenure in the nation's highest office.

Man Arrested Over Alleged Threats To Shoot Kenyon College Students

10TV, Central Ohio News | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A Knox County man was arrested over the weekend after allegedly threatening to shoot Kenyon College students. John P. Freeman faces charges of indu...

eMail Will Eat You Alive

The New Yorker | Keith Lubeley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In 2009, the average office worker will spend forty-one per cent of her day reading and responding to e-mails. Such grim statistics abound in John Fre...

Hello Britain, Meet Chicago: Granta Takes a Toddlin' Town Tour

Victoria Lautman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Victoria Lautman

It's Chicago's turn to inspire an issue of Granta, the esteemed British literary journal that seems to instantly confer upon the subscriber a mantle of elevated intellect, or at least the appearance of it. I talked about the issue with editor John Freeman.