Andrew Gumbel

Andrew Gumbel is a Los Angelesbased journalist and writer and a longtime foreign correspondent for British newspapers. After covering the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe, the wars in Yugoslavia, and the rise of Silvio Berlusconi — mostly for The Independent of London — he came to the United States in 1998 and has written extensively about politics, the criminal justice system, and pop culture.  Andrew Gumbel spent five years as a foreign correspondent in Italy and co-wrote Raffaele Sollecito's account of the Meredith Kercher murder trials, Honor Bound: My Journey to Hell and Back With Amanda Knox (Simon & Schuster, 2012)


CONTRIBUTOR ARTICLES

Parkland. Too Soon?

An early assessment of the Parkland shooting is too much subject-worship, not enough big picture....


Capitalism in a Bottle

Coca-Cola and Pepsi aren't really drinks manufacturers at all. For close to a century, they have made an extraordinary living from the power of suggestion....


How America Didn’t Win the Cold War (A Travelogue)
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