Classic Politics

Provides a thought provoking series of seminars, courses and events that examine the role and impact of politics in society  read more


Tuesday, November 3, 2020 is election day in the United States. One of the most important election days in the 244 years of the republic.

Americans are urged MAKE A VOTE PLAN! Register to vote, check their registration, and find out how to submit their completed ballot or where to vote in their local community at

Global Parliament of Mayors 2020

As an Honorary Member of the Global Parliament of Mayors (GPM), Ed Johnson serves as an Ambassador and Advisor on issues and special assignments. He will join the Annual Meeting of the GPM Schedule for Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

The Global Parliament of Mayors is helping to coordinate both local and international initiatives in the fight against the COVID-19 virus and efforts to contain its spread world-wide.

2021 GPM Annual Summit

Ed Johnson will join Mayors and Global Leader at the 2021 GPM Summit in Palermo, Italy in April 2021 to discuss and take action on urgent issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic, migration, healthcare and educational opportunities.

The Global Parliament of Mayors is a governance body of, by and for mayors from all continents with a vision to the world in which mayors, their cities and networks are equal partners in building global governance for an inclusive and sustainable world.

Rutgers University Fall 2020

As an Adjunct Faculty member, Ed Johnson kicked-off the Fall Term 2020 as Adjunct Faculty teaching Legal Philosophy, Rights and Justice at Rutgers University.

The course examines the formation, place and development of law in the democratic state.  Focusing on the nature of law, its role in regulating behavior for both civil and political purposes, the evolution and various standards of justice the connection between rights, privileges and responsibilities in society.   

Visiting Scholar

Ed Johnson presents at domestic and international policy forums, cultural exchanges, conferences and issue symposia ​read more

2021 Youth Conference

Ed Johnson will participate as a facilitator in the 2021 Global Youth Conference at UWC Maastricht in The Netherlands. UWC Maastricht brings together young people from different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives to work together towards a peaceful and sustainable future. 

The conference will focus on engaging youth leadership to focus on pressing areas of concern that affect society - locally, regionally, and globally. 

Local 2 Global

Ed JohnsonAP International develops Local 2 Global Initiatives that connects people and communities around the world read more