About the Author
is an internationally acclaimed journalist. She has won many of the most prestigious awards in journalism, including the George Polk Award, the Alfred I duPont-Columbia University Award, and the Robert F. Kennedy Prize for International Reporting. Democracy Now! airs on more than 200 radio and TV stations around the world.David Goodman
is an award-winning independent journalist whose articles have appeared in The Washington Post
, Mother Jones
, The Nation
, and numerous other publications. He is the author most recently of the critically acclaimed Fault Lines: Journeys into the New South Africa
. He lives with his wife and two children in Vermont.