Adam Baron is a freelance journalist based in Sanaa, Yemen who reports regularly for the Economist, McClatchy Newspapers and the Christian Science Monitor.

His writing has also appeared in Foreign Policy, the Nation (US), The Daily Beast, the Guardian, the Daily Telegraph, the Independent (UK), Brownbook, Vice, the National (UAE) and Sports Illustrated. He has been interviewed by radio and television outlets in the United States, Canada and Europe, including CBS Radio, ABC Radio, CNN, the CBC, NPR, Monocle Radio and various arms of the BBC.

Born and raised in Baltimore, he graduated from Williams College with a dual degree in Arab Studies and Religion. He has lived in Sanaa since January 2011.