Caleb R. Newton, the person behind this website, is a freelance journalist and political analyst who writes about issues of human development in global politics. He has been published in Bipartisan Report, Dissecting Society, the Times of Israel, and Heritage Florida Jewish News. He specializes in political reform, the United States political system, and counterterrorism.

Caleb holds a Specialization Certificate in Challenges in Global Affairs, delivered jointly by the Universities of Geneva and Leiden through the learning platform Coursera. He founded Global News Breakdown in Fall 2015 to share his comments regarding underlying issues in society and world news.