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Dinesh J. D’Souza

Dinesh D’Souza was born in Mumbai, India, and he received his B.A. in English Phi Beta Kappa from Dartmouth College where he founded The Dartmouth Review. He has served as a policy analyst in the White House, managing editor of Policy Review, editor of Crisis, editor of Prospect, John M. Olin Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, Robert and Karen Rishwain Fellow at the Hoover Institution, and a member of the Board of Governors for the National Journalism Center.

D'Souza has had a prominent career as a writer, scholar, public intellectual, and award-winning filmmaker. In this regard, he is the Chairman and CEO of D'Souza Media Corporation, producer of the top-grossing documentaries Death of a Nation: Can We Save America a Second Time?, 2016: Obama’s America, America: Imagine the World Without Her, and Hillary’s America.

The author of several New York Times best-sellers, his books include What’s So Great About Christianity, The Big Lie: Exposing The Nazi Roots of the American Left, The Roots of Obama’s Rage, Stealing America, Life After Death: The Evidence, The Catholic Classics, Dear Alex: Letters from the KGB, Illiberal Education: The Politics of Race and Sex on Campus, The End of Racism: Principles for a Multiracial Society, Ronald Reagan: How an Ordinary Man Became an Extraordinary Leader, The Virtue of Prosperity: Finding Values in an Age of Techno-Affluence, What's So Great About America, and Letters to a Young Conservative.

His articles have appeared in virtually every major magazine and newspaper in the U.S., including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Atlantic Monthly, Vanity Fair, New Republic, and National Review. He has appeared on numerous television programs, including the Today Show, Nightline, Face the Nation, This Week with David Brinkley, Good Morning America, The News Hour, O'Reilly Factor, Moneyline, Hardball with Chris Matthews, The Colbert Report, and Hannity and Colmes.