Christian Parenti
  • Christian Parenti is an award-winning journalist and author. A contributing editor at The Nation, he has reported extensively from the Middle East, Latin America and Africa and his articles have appeared in PlayboyMother JonesThe London Review of Books, Salon and The International Herald Tribune, among others. He has also worked on several documentaries including Fixer: The Taking of Ajmal Naqshbandi. He is the author of Lockdown AmericaThe Soft Cage and The Freedom, and his forthcoming book, Tropic of Chaos: Climate Change and the New Geography of Violence, will be published in 2011 by Nation Books.