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Past articles by Ryan:

Major Highlights of the January 6 Report

Among the investigation's closest observers, Goodman and Hendrix analyze key new revelations in the January 6th Committee's final report. → Read More

Mar-a-Lago Clearinghouse: All Key Documents in the Special Counsel Investigation

A comprehensive public resource of all publicly available government documents, court filings, judicial opinions in Mar-a-Lago Special Counsel investigation. → Read More

Primer on the Hearings of the January 6th Select Committee

Capsule summaries of key facts and findings about January 6th that are known to date, and what to look for during the public hearings in June . → Read More

Crisis of Command: The Pentagon, The President, and January 6

Pentagon restrained National Guard on Jan. 6 out of concern Trump would invoke Insurrection Act. → Read More

Questions on the Baghuz Strikes

We provide a list of specific questions for members of Congress, reporters, and investigators to ask about the strike. → Read More

January 6 Clearinghouse

Welcome to this all-source, public resource for analysts, researchers, investigators, journalists, educators, and the public at large. → Read More

Questions for FBI Director Wray About the January 6 Attack

Former FBI General Counsel Andrew Weissmann and Ryan Goodman drafted 10 lines of inquiry for Wray in advance of Tuesday's hearing. → Read More

The Official and Unofficial Timeline of Defense Department Actions on January 6

A look at the questionable omissions in the Pentagon’s official timeline of its actions on January 6. → Read More

Pluses and Minuses of Pelosi’s Draft Jan. 6 Commission Proposal

"The draft text has some subtle virtues that are being missed by many commentators, and also some weaknesses." → Read More

Legal Questions (and Some Answers) Concerning the U.S. Military Strike in Syria

Unpacking the right of self-defense under international law when it comes to use of force in response to a series of attacks. → Read More

“Fight for Trump”: Video Evidence of Incitement at the Capitol

New video footage scraped from Parler and former federal prosecutors' reactions. → Read More

Will Bill Barr Try to Help Trump Win the Election?

Two investigations appear to be potential fodder for pre-election political machinations. → Read More

Timeline: Trump, Barr, and the Halkbank Case on Iran Sanctions-Busting

A comprehensive timeline of the prosecution of Turkey's Halkbank and President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr's reproted actions. → Read More

Anticipating Phase Two of the Trumped Up “Obamagate”

Grappling with the potential criminal liability of leakers of the Flynn phone call, and how Trump and Barr will exploit it in their ongoing campaign of public deception. → Read More

Ratcliffe’s Radical Positions During the Impeachment Proceedings

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Tx), who the president has nominated to lead the intelligence community as the next Director of National Intelligence, took positions in the impeachment hearings that few other Republicans were willing to take. → Read More

How Trump and His Team Covered Up the Coronavirus in Five Days

The president and senior officials manipulated Americans and played down the severity of the pandemic. → Read More

Timeline of the Coronavirus Pandemic and U.S. Response

The most comprehensive timeline on the coronavirus and the U.S. government's response. Readers suggestions welcome lte@justsecurity.org. → Read More

War with Coronavirus and Lack of “Armor” for Medical Personnel

"Efforts to flatten the curve in order to protect the capacity of the health care system may not work if the healthcare workforce is being hollowed out from within." → Read More

Timeline on Jared Kushner, Qatar, 666 Fifth Avenue, and White House Policy

A comprehensive account of Jared Kushner, 666 Fifth Avenue, and White House support for the blockade of Qatar after the Qataris rejected Kushner Companies. → Read More

Lessons for Life: The Obituaries of Republicans Who Opposed Nixon's Impeachment

Lessons for the vote on whether to block witnesses and more in the Trump impeachment. → Read More