Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson is Senior Reporter and Editor at The Washington Stand. He previously worked as a reporter for The Daily Wire, as U.S. Bureau Chief of LifeSiteNews, as Executive Editor at the Acton Institute, and as Managing Editor of He co-authored a book with David Horowitz, written two book-length reports, and did his Master’s thesis on aspects of the intersection between the Old and New Testaments. Before becoming a writer, he spent more than a decade working in radio. He is currently pastor of Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church. He lives in Ohio with his wife and four children and his children’s three cats.

Recent Activity

‘Pro-Choice Pastor’ Raphael Warnock Wins Georgia Runoff

Raphael Warnock Will Use Senate as a Platform for His ‘Rejection of the Bible’s Teachings’

Second Congressman Renounces His Vote for ‘Disrespect for Marriage’ Act

Tony Perkins Named to GOP Commission to Review 2022 Midterms

Senate Passes ‘Disrespect for Marriage’ Act without Religious Liberty Protections

Senate Advances Bogus Religious Freedom ‘Fix’ to Radical Same-Sex Marriage Bill

Same-Sex Marriage Advocates: Polygamy Is Next

The Biggest Winners and Losers of the 2022 Midterms

How the GOP Lost the ‘War on Women’ Again

‘His Advice Turned Out Very Badly’: Anthony Fauci Quits

Media Bias Aside, Americans Do Not Support the Reality of Same-Sex Marriage. Here’s Proof.

12 Republican Senators Back ‘Disrespect for Marriage’ Act in Key Vote

2024 Begins: Trump Announces Presidential Bid

Biden Says He Can’t Codify Roe, Loses Legal Fights on Student Loan Bailout

Ohio Voters Reject Same-Sex Marriage Pioneer in a Landslide

Pro-Life Center Unveils 9-Point Plan to Protect Women and Children from Abortion

Faith-Based Coalition Defeats Big Marijuana in Three States

‘A Righteous Wave’? 2022 Midterms Deliver a Muddled Message

Sports Star Jailed 10 Months for ‘Transphobic’ Message that ‘God Created Adam and Eve’

Media Slam Black Republican’s ‘Incendiary’ Christian Nationalism - for Writing a Devotional?

EXCLUSIVE: Call for Prayer Vigil around Pro-Life Centers on Election Night

Pro-Life Centers 22 Times More Likely to Be Attacked than Abortion Facilities: Study

The One Word Pro-life Advocates Need to Remember When Media Pounce

Soros-Backed Group Demands IRS Crack Down on Politically-Engaged Churches

Christian Nationalism Is ‘Not What We Want at All’: Academic

Newsom Bill Screens Out Believers from California Police Forces, Experts Warn

Explainer: What ‘Limits’ Did Roe v. Wade Really Put on Abortion?

Biden’s Support for Youth Trans Surgery Is ‘Immoral,’ Un-Christian, and Hypocritical: Critics

Pat Fallon, Dr. A. J. Nolte, Ben Johnson, Connor Semelsberger

A Winning Issue: Republicans Attack Democrats’ Abortion Extremism

Biden Forces Taxpayers to Fund Abortion Travel for the Military

Reject the #BidenBribe

Biden’s Abortion Focus ‘Absolutely Wicked,’ Demonic: Congressman

Dems Run from Proposal to Take Trans-Identifying Children Away from Parents

‘Their Priorities Are Completely Wrong’: Biden DOJ Backs Off Child Porn Cases to Prosecute Political Enemies

Oppose Your Child’s Transgender Surgery? You’ll Lose Custody, under This Democrat’s Proposal

‘Your Bank Account Has Been Canceled’: Christian Orgs Lose Basic Services

‘Nixon Tried, Obama and Biden Succeeded’ in Corrupting DOJ, FBI: Sen. Ted Cruz

Congressman Blasts Biden’s ‘Disturbing’ Crackdown on Pro-life Advocates

Deep Dive: How Marijuana Harms Users Mentally, Physically, and Financially

‘I Regret It Every Day’: New Survey Reveals the Extent of Post-Abortion Trauma

‘I Perform for an Audience of One, and That Is God’: Kanye West Speaks Out in Pro-Life Interview

‘Love Is Undefeatable’: First-Ever Ohio March for Life Aims to Protect Life from Conception

‘They Want Political Opponents Jailed’: Congressman on DOJ Investigating Foes of Children’s Trans Surgeries

Biden Replacing Military Warriors with Social Justice Warriors: Fmr. Sec. Mike Pompeo

Why Is Fox News Parroting the Abortion Industry?

‘Our Military Is in Decline’: Base Schools Teach Transgenderism, CRT to Patriots’ Children

‘We Have Two Systems of Justice’: Congresswoman and Fmr. DOJ Official Agree

Taxpayer-Funded Group Indoctrinates Kids as Young as 2 in Transgender Ideology

‘Outright Fraud’: Congressman and Former Admiral Decry Ongoing Military Vaccine Mandate

‘We Are Going to Give the Power Back to Parents’: Republicans Unveil ‘Commitment to America’ Agenda

Republican ‘Commitment to America’ Promises to ‘Protect the Lives of Unborn Children’: Preview

FACT CHECK: ‘There Is No Such Thing as a Heartbeat at 6 Weeks,’ Says Stacey Abrams

Biden Admin ‘Abdicated Its Duty’ to Investigate Violence Against Pro-Life PRCs: 28 Congressmen

‘I Wish She’d Be Quiet’: Pro-Lifers Respond to Sen. Warren’s Claims about Pregnancy Centers

Mike Huckabee: The 2022 Midterms Will Come Down to These 3 Issues

Illegal Border Crossings Top 2 Million For First Time in US History Under Biden

‘Respect Parents’ Values’: Gov. Youngkin Revises State Schools’ Transgender Policy

Senate Won’t Vote on ‘Disrespect for Marriage’ Bill Until After Midterms

Republicans Introduce Bill to Protect Unborn Children from ‘Excruciating Deaths’ After 15 Weeks

Crime Against Pro-Life Centers ‘Will Become Routine’ Without Prosecution: Fmr. Counterintelligence Expert

Kamala Harris is ‘The Epitome of Extreme’: Republican Congressman

Planned Parenthood Committed 383,460 Abortions, Received $633 Million in Taxpayer Funding in 2021

Queen Elizabeth II: 5 Quotes on God and the Bible

Abortion Is ‘What our Nation Owes’ Veterans: Biden Administration

Sen. Cramer on Dems’ Same-Sex Marriage Bill: ‘We Have to Fight Back on This’

U.N. Human Rights Official: Christians ‘Misuse Religious Narratives’ to Deny Minors Transgender Surgeries

5 Ways Joe Biden Is Cursing the Soul of America

WH Spokesperson Admits Biden Is ‘Extremist’: Here Are 7 Examples

UN Pushes US: Fight Racism, Make it Easier for Minorities to get an Abortion

Biden ‘Trying to Dehumanize’ His Political Opponents: Congressman

‘That’s How You Get away with It’: Liberal Principal Admits Discriminating against Religious Teachers

COVID Lockdowns Cost ‘Millions of Years of Life Lost’: Leading Scientist

‘Not Business as Usual’: Former FBI Investigator Says Facebook Censoring Hunter Biden Story Highly Unusual

Google, Yelp, Democratic Rhetoric Is ‘Fomenting Violence’ against Pro-life Centers: PRC Director

Renowned Christian Leader: Culture Trying to Make Christians ‘Comfortable in a Society That’s Living by Lies’

Heavily Redacted Trump Affidavit Shows FBI ‘Very Likely’ Had ‘Political Motivations’ for Mar-a-Lago Raid: Congressman

White House Explanation of Student Loan Debt Would ‘Embarrass Orwell’: Former Congressman

7 Ways Biden's Student Loan Bailout Is Immoral

How the Federal Government Created the Student Loan Crisis

Economic Expert Denounces Biden's $300 Billion Student Loan Cancellations

Anthony Fauci Was 'A Total Disaster': Leading Scientist Responds to Fauci's Retirement

Oorah! Marines Win Major Victory Over Biden's Vaccine Mandate

Texas Fire Dept. Chaplain Axed for Biblical View of Gender

'A Brilliant Lawyer, An Exemplary Christian': Kristen Waggoner Named New President of the Alliance Defending Freedom

Pro-life Republicans Introduce Bill to End Biden's Taxpayer-funded Abortions for Illegal Immigrants

Bill Would Let LGBTQ Couples Write-off Controversial IVF Fertility Procedure

'Racist to the Core': Legal Expert Promises to Sue Minneapolis Over Plan to Fire White Teachers First

The 'National Extremist Association': As Students Fall Behind, Teachers Union Attacks Parents

Biden Admin Tells UN It Promotes Abortion to Minorities to ‘Fight Racism’

By What Authority? Fmr. DOJ Official Baffled by Biden Investigation of Southern Baptist Convention

Here’s What the FBI Seized at Mar-a-Lago

How a Christian Should Respond to the Mar-a-Lago Raid

Fallon: Mar-a-Lago Raid ‘Clearly Political Persecution’

Biden’s 87,000 New IRS Agents Are Coming for Conservatives, Expert Warns

Public School Bureaucrats Want to Choose Your Child’s Religion

West Point Cites Karl Marx, Teaches Radical CRT to Cadets: Investigation

Congressman: FBI’s Trump Raid is ‘Overreach, Politicization, and Weaponization’ of the ‘Police State’

Public School Teachers Told to Indoctrinate Kids as Young as Three in Radical LGBT Theory

Biden’s Attempt to Underwrite Abortion Travel Going Nowhere: GOP Congressman

It’s ‘Not Moral’ to Request Abstinence to Stop Monkeypox: LGBT Activists

The 49-year Victory on Abortion Shows How We’ll Win on LGBTQ Issues: Perkins

‘Victory Will Be Ours’: Pro-lifers Shouldn’t Despair Over Kansas ‘Value Them Both’ Defeat

Biden Signs Executive Order That Could Force Taxpayers to Fund Abortion Costs

‘God Took a Special Angel Home’: Pro-life Rep. Jackie Walorski Dies in a Car Crash

China Will Target American Homeland over Pelosi Visit: China Scholar

Elizabeth Warren’s Anti-PRC Bill Like ‘Something out of Russia, China’: Senator

These Two Pro-Abortion Lies Sank Kansas’s ‘Value Them Both’ Amendment

5 Victims of Same-Sex Marriage

Killing 9/11 Mastermind al-Zawahiri Can’t Save America from ‘Woke’ Military: General

Florida Tells Schools: Ignore Biden's Transgender Policies - or Else

Biden's Priorities vs. America's

Same-Sex Marriage Bill Aims ‘to Crush Anyone Who Opposes Belief in Gay Marriage’: Senator

Gen. Milley’s ‘Bald-Faced Lie’ About Military Vaccinations

Respect for Marriage Act Will Usher In ‘New Era of Oppression’ for Christians

Monkeypox’s Inconvenient Truth

Biden Policy Is ‘Anti-Christian’: Republican Congressman

Liberal City Loses $39 Million for Refusing to Enforce Pro-life Laws

Democrats ‘Are Coming for Your Rights, Especially Christians’: Congressman

Defending Marriage Is ‘Social Justice for Children’

Biden’s Climate ‘National Emergency’ Threatens Consumers and the Constitution, Experts Say

Defund Cities That Won’t Enforce Pro-Life Laws: Louisiana AG

47 Republicans Vote for National Same-sex Marriage Bill

Flashback: One Year Ago, Biden Said Inflation Would be ‘Temporary’

The ‘Disrespect of Marriage Act’: Democratic Bill Would Redefine Marriage

Biden Promotes Transgenderism as Male Inmate Impregnates Two Female Prisoners

Removing Porn from School Libraries is ‘Not Kristallnacht’: Parent

HHS: Pro-life Pharmacists Must Dispense Abortion Drugs or Be Sued

‘They Are the Party of Death’: House Democrats Pass Bills Expanding Abortion Until Birth

‘Abortion Is Liberation’ Doc Supports Policies that Killed Women with Ectopic Pregnancies

The Deplorable History of the Abortion Industry’s Lies and Sexual Abuse Cover-ups

Detransitioning Teen Pleads: ‘No Child Should Have to Experience What I Have’

Sen. Hawley Accused of ‘Violence’ for Denying Transgender Ideology

7 Scientific Facts About Gender Transitions for Minors

Story of 10-Year-Old Rape Victim Falls Apart

Pelosi, The ‘Queen of Poison,’ to Hold Two Abortion Votes This Week

As Chinese Military Saber-Rattles, Biden Focuses on Pronouns: Congressman

Why Does Elizabeth Warren Want To ‘Put a Stop’ to Pro-life Centers? ‘Follow the Money’

Biden’s Open Borders Means Government ‘is Participating in Organized Crime’: Border Official

Biden’s Executive Order Takes Aim at Pro-life Pregnancy Resource Centers

Teachers Union: ‘NEA Will Publicly Stand In Defense of Abortion’

‘We’re in a Recession Right Now’: Leading Economist

Biden Throws in Towel on Filibuster to Pass Abortion Expansion

Chuck Fleischmann, Mary Szoch, Carroll Conley, Ben Johnson, David Closson

The Road to Dobbs: The Inside Story of How Pro-Lifers Held the Line against SCOTUS Moderates

‘Rejoicing for the Persecution’: Two Government Crackdowns Helped Spread the Gospel

‘Your Brothers Are Going Through Hell’: Nigerian to U.S. Christians

Fatherlessness ‘One of the Biggest Factors’ Driving Unemployment, Crime: Researcher

‘They Worship Abortion’: U.S. Senator on Dems’ Extremism

This Is the Most Constitutional Court in 87 Years: Expert

Ten Commandments Displays, Nativity Scenes Could Return Thanks to SCOTUS Ruling

The 5 Most Outrageous Reactions to the SCOTUS Pro-Life Decision

‘This Fall, Roe is on the Ballot’: Biden Vows to Back Abortion Despite Ruling

‘God Made the Decision’: Pro-life Advocates React to Dobbs Ruling

Republicans Race to Stop Gender Experimentation on Minors

The Answer to U.S. Crime Wave Is Another Great Awakening, Legal Scholar Says

High Court Upholds Second Amendment

‘Disgusting Domestic Terrorism’: Abortion Activists Target Pro-Life Congressman

Nothing to See Here: Ohio Library Covertly Creates LGBT Section Targeting Minors

‘Discrimination Ends Today’: SCOTUS Strikes down Law Excluding Religious Schools

Here’s What You Haven’t Heard About Texas GOP’s Platform

Military Wokeness Makes It ‘Difficult’ for Young People ‘to Serve under This President’: Congressman

Who’s on Biden’s Parents Council? Al Sharpton, Transgender Activists, and Open Borders Groups

Congresswoman: Biden’s ‘Parents Council’ Motivated By ‘The Spirit of Deception’

Billionaire Donates $10M for Teachers ‘to Infuse Social Justice into Mathematics’

‘This is a Disgrace’: Hawley Blasts Biden’s Inaction on Abortion Activists’ Crime Wave

Abortion Activists Promise ‘Increasingly Drastic Measures’ Against Pro-life Americans

Gov’t ‘Agencies Are Being Weaponized’ Against Conservatives on Guns: Congressman

SPLC Finds Young Democratic Men Most Likely to Approve Killing Their Political Opponents

Hawley: Crime ‘Being Directed Increasingly Against People of Faith’

Abortion Activists Waging ‘A Kind of War on Advocates for Life’: Congressman

Congressman: Jan. 6 Commission Is a ‘Sham’; Congress Should Protect Justices, Churches, Pro-life Centers

Fox News Promotes Child’s Transition, Spreads False Theology on Gender

GOP Senator: Schumer’s Threats Against Kavanaugh ‘Sickening’

Pelosi After Kavanaugh Assassination Attempt: ‘No One is in Danger’

4 Ways the Democrats’ Gun Control Bills Promote the LGBTQ Agenda

Fauci Kickbacks? Pandemic Exposed Big Pharma ‘Capture’ of Federal Agencies

Louisiana Gov: Girls’ Sports Protection Law ‘Very Distressing’

Prosecutors Who Won’t Enforce Abortion Law ‘Have Violated Their Oath’: State AG

Nigerian Christians: Muslim Extremists ‘Hunting and Killing Us’ Daily

Needed: A Congress that Spends like Your Family

Franklin Graham: ‘Gun Laws Aren’t Going to Change a Thing’

‘Inexplicable’: GOP Rep. Stunned by Biden’s Lack of ‘Focus’ on School Safety

Top Economist: ‘I’m Really Worried about the Economy Slipping into Recession’

Ben Johnson Bio

What Can We Do to Make Schools Safer?

What Can We Do to Make Schools Safer?

Pictures of Religious Prisoners Capture Chinese Human Rights Abuses

Pictures of Religious Prisoners Capture Chinese Human Rights Abuses

Override or Die: States Protect Girls' Sports from Male Athletes and Weak Governors

Override or Die: States Protect Girls’ Sports from Male Athletes and Weak Governors

Walking Back Biden's Taiwan Statements Further China's PLAN

Walking Back Biden’s Taiwan Statements Further China’s PLAN

Russia Says Nyet to FRC’s Tony Perkins

Russia Says Nyet to FRC's Tony Perkins