Peter Beinart

Peter Beinart is the author of "The Icarus Syndrome" and "The Good Fight." A former editor of The New Republic, he is a senior political writer for "The Daily Beast" and the editor-in-chief of Open Zion, a blog about Israel and the Jewish future at thedailybeast.com. He is an associate professor of journalism and political science at the City University of New York and a senior fellow at The New America Foundation. He lives with his family in New York City.