Devoted to the principle that peace, nonviolence and free expression are indissolubly one.

The Pacific, founded in March of 2017 by John Frederick Kaufman, is a domain of political opinion, satire and poetry, an outgrowth of previous and similar blogs, some of whose posts have been included. Most of the work posted on The Pacific is Kaufman’s, but the material of other writers will occasionally appear as well.

A native of Long Island, NY, Kaufman is a poet and award-winning freelance writer currently residing in Wisconsin. His work has appeared in various publications, including The Progressive, Milwaukee Magazine, Madison Capital Times, The Lyric, Verse Wisconsin, Long Island Quarterly, etc.