Dr Sasha Polakow-Suransky
deputy editor, Foreign Policy; author, Go Back to Where You Came From: the backlash against immigration and the fate of Western democracy

Dr Sasha Polakow-Suransky is a deputy editor at Foreign Policy. He was a 2015-2016 Open Society Foundations fellow and previously worked as an op-ed editor at the New York Times and a senior editor at Foreign Affairs. Polakow-Suransky is the author of Go Back to Where You Came From: The Backlash Against Immigration and the Fate of Western Democracy and The Unspoken Alliance: Israel’s Secret Relationship with Apartheid South Africa. He holds a doctorate in modern history from Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar.

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