Andrew Gumbel

Andrew Gumbel is a Los Angeles-based journalist and writer and a longtime foreign correspondent for British newspapers. After covering the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe, the wars in Yugoslavia and rise of Silvio Berlusconi — mostly for The Independent of London — he came to the United States in 1998 and has written extensively about politics, the criminal justice system and pop culture. 


Andrew Gumbel spent five years as a foreign correspondent in Italy and co-wrote Raffaele Sollecito's account of the Meredith Kercher murder trials, Honor Bound: My Journey to Hell and Back With Amanda Knox (Simon & Schuster, 2012)


Capitalism in a Bottle

Coca-Cola and Pepsi aren't really drinks manufacturers at all. For close to a century, they have made an extraordinary living from the power of suggestion....

How America Didn’t Win the Cold War (A Travelogue)