Ron Suskind bio

1. Name: Ron Suskind
2. Title: Author, Journalist, and Documentarian
3. Biography In 1990, Ron Suskind became a staff writer for The Wall Street Journal, and was promoted to Senior National Affairs Reporter for that paper in 1993, a position he held until 2000. He was the recipient of a Pulitzer Prize in 1995 for “Feature Writing.”

In 2004, Suskind’s book The Price of Loyalty revealed that the Iraq War was planned during President George W. Bush’s first National Security Council meeting in Jan. 2001.

In 2006, Suskind went on to publish The One Percent Doctrine, which uncovered Vice President Dick Cheney’s “one percent doctrine,” the secret foundation of America’s foreign policy since 9/11.

Suskind often appears on network television, and currently writes for Time magazine, The New York Times Magazine, and Esquire. He is also a Distinguished Visiting Scholar at Dartmouth College.

4. Involvement/ Affiliations:
  • Editor, Boston Business magazine, 1988
  • Staff Writer, St. Petersburg Times, 1985
  • Former News Assistant and Interim Reporter for several newspapers, including the The New York Times Former Political Consultant
5. Education:
  • M.S., Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, 1983
  • B.S., Government, University of Virginia’s College of Arts & Sciences, 1981
6. Published Works:
  • The Way of the World: A Story of Truth and Hope in an age of Extremism, 2008
  • The One Percent Doctrine: Deep Inside America’s Pursuit of its Enemies Since 9/11, 2006
  • The Price of Loyalty: George W. Bush, the White House and the Education of Paul O’Neill, 2004
  • A Hope in the Unseen: An American Odyssey from the Inner city to the Ivy League, 1998
7. Contact info: Ron Suskind
Phone: (646) 227-4900
Email: info@ronsuskind.com
Website: http://www.ronsuskind.com