journalist and historian, FRDH Podcast
Over the past three decades, Michael Goldfarb has reported from more than 20 countries on five continents on conflicts, conflict resolution and culture for, among others: BBC, NPR, Guardian, Newsday, Washington Post and Politico. He has written opinion pieces for the New York Times, Washington Post, Daily Telegraph, Guardian and Independent.
Since leaving the US in 1985 to live in London, he has frequently returned to report on changes there for the BBC, most recently on Trump & the Politics of Paranoia. His World Service series Homeward Bound won a Sony Award. His book on the Iraq war, Ahmad’s War, Ahmad’s Peace: Surviving under Saddam, dying in the new Iraq was named a New York Times Notable Book of 2005. He is also the author of Emancipation: How liberating Europe’s Jews from the ghetto led to revolution and renaissance.
He has just launched FRDH Podcast.
Follow Michael on Twitter: @MGEmancipation
Saturday 28 October, 12:00 Frobisher Auditorium 1
America’s New South: from slavery to economic powerhouse?
Saturday 18 November, 16:00 Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, Stockholm
Hate speech and democracy: should we tolerate the intolerant?
Saturday 18 November, 17:30 Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, Stockholm
America: where now?