Jonathan Foreman read Modern History at Cambridge University, then Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He has been a war correspondent, a film critic, and a leader writer, and has reported from Africa, the Middle East and South Asia. He is the author of two books, one on Foreign Aid and its challenges (Aiding and Abetting, Civitas 2015), and the other an anthology of American history (The Pocket Book of Patriotism, Sterling, 2005). He has written for many publications on both sides of the Atlantic and in Asia including The New Yorker, the Spectator, Vanity Fair, the Financial Times, The Sunday Times Magazine, the Daily and Sunday Telegraph, the Guardian, the Daily Mail, the Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Tehelka and The Daily Beast. In recent years Foreman has been based in New York, London, New Delhi and Mumbai. He is currently a Senior Research Fellow at the Civitas think-tank in London.