Andrew Gumbel

Andrew Gumbel is a British-born journalist, based in Los Angeles, who has won awards for his work as an investigative reporter, a political columnist, and a feature writer. For more than twenty years he worked as a foreign correspondent for Reuters and the British newspapers The Guardian and The Independent, covering stories in Europe, the Middle East, and the Americas. He covered the first democratic elections in East Germany after the fall of the Berlin Wall and has frequently reported on contested or suspect elections since in Bosnia, Serbia, Albania, Haiti, and, since 2000, in the United States. He is the author of Down for the Count and Don’t Let Me Lose This Dream and the co-editor (with David Orr, William Becker, and Bakari Kitwana) of Democracy Unchained (all from The New Press). He lives in Santa Monica.

News and Reviews

Publishers Weekly

Publishers Weekly reviews Down for the Count

Books by Andrew Gumbel

Down for the Count
Dirty Elections and the Rotten History of Democracy in America

Andrew Gumbel