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BOARD OF DIRECTORS
 
  EDITORS:
  Nathan Gardels
  Editor
  Leila Conners Petersen
  Associate Editor
  Connie Pollock
  Associate Editor
  Lillian Kimbell
  Business & Marketing Director
  Beverly Booth Childers
  Executive Adminstrator
  Steven Rachwal
  Design & Art Direction

  BOARD OF ADVISORS:
  Bruce Babbitt
  Walter Dean Burnham
  Joan Didion
  Sidney Drell
  Carlos Fuentes
  Marvin L. Goldberger

  Ryszard Kapuscinski
  Abraham Lowenthal
  Walter Russell Mead
  Ronald Steel
  Lester Thurow

  BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

  Stanley K. Sheinbaum
  Chair and Founding Publisher
  Richard Dennis
  President
  Michael Douglas
  Nathan Gardels
  Alan L. Gleitsman
  Mickey Kantor
  Win McCormack
  Sol Price
  Stanley K. Sheinbaum
  Oliver Stone

  EDITORIAL CONTACT INFO:
  ngardels@earthlink.net
  Tel:  (00) 1-818-348-2925
  Fax: (00) 1-818-348-9931


Nathan Gardels -- Editor
Nathan Gardels has been editor of New Perspectives Quarterly since it began publishing in 1985. Since January 2014 he has been editor-in-chief of THEWORLDPOST. He has served as editor of Global Viewpoint and Nobel Laureates Plus (services of Los Angeles Times Syndicate/Tribune Media) since 1989. These services have a worldwide readership of 35 million in 15 languages.

Gardels has written widely for The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Washington Post, Harper's, U.S. News & World Report and the New York Review of Books. He has also written for foreign publications, including Corriere della Sera, El Pais, Le Figaro, the Straits Times (Singapore), Yomiuri Shimbun, O'Estado de Sao Paulo, The Guardian, Die Welt and many others. His books include, "At Century's End: Great Minds Reflect on Our Times" and "The Changing Global Order." He is coauthor with Hollywood producer Mike Medavoy of "American Idol After Iraq: Competing for Hearts and Minds in the Global Media Age" and "Intelligent Governance for the 21st Century: A Middle Way Between West and East" with Nicolas Berggruen.

Since 1986, Gardels has been a Media Fellow of the World Economic Forum (Davos). He has lectured at the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) in Rabat, Morocco and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in Beijing, China. Gardels was a founding member at the New Delhi meeting of Intellectuels du Monde and a visiting researcher at the USA-Canada Institute in Moscow before the end of the Cold War. He has been a member of the Council of Foreign Relations, as well as the Pacific Council, for many years.

From 1983 to 1985, Gardels was executive director of the Institute for National Strategy where he conducted policy research at the USA-Canada Institute in Moscow, the People's Institute of Foreign Affairs in Beijing, the Swedish Institute in Stockholm and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung in Bonn. Prior to this, he spent four years as key adviser to the Governor of California on economic affairs, with an emphasis on public investment, trade issues, the Pacific Basin and Mexico.

Gardels holds degrees in Theory and Comparative Politics and in Architecture and Urban Planning from UCLA. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Lilly, and two sons, Carlos and Alexander.