Andrew Nicholas James Rawnsley is a British political journalist and broadcaster. A columnist and chief political commentator for The Observer, he has written two books on New Labour.
Serena Mary Cowdy is a blogger, former actress, and a freelance political journalist. She has written for The House, the in-house magazine of the British houses of Parliament, The Huffington Post, and PoliticsHome, among other publications. She has a special interest in nationalism in politics due to her family connections in Ireland.
John F. Harris is an American political journalist and the editor-in-chief of Politico, an Arlington, Virginia-based political news organization. With former Politico executive editor, Jim VandeHei, Harris founded Politico for its launch on January 23, 2007. Harris is the author of a book on Bill Clinton called The Survivor, and the co-author with Mark Halperin of The Way to Win: Clinton, Bush, Rove and How to Take the White House in 2008.
James Mann is a Washington-based journalist and author. He has written a series of non-fiction books, including three about America's relationship with China and four more about American foreign policy. His group biography about George W. Bush's war cabinet, Rise of The Vulcans, was a New York Times best-seller. As a newspaper journalist, he worked for more than two decades for the Los Angeles Times, where he served as Supreme Court correspondent, Beijing bureau chief, and foreign-policy columnist. Earlier in his career, he worked at The Washington Post, where he took part in the newspaper's Watergate coverage.
Dr Hisham Al-Zoubeir Hellyer, a British scholar and analyst, writes on the politics of the modern Arab world, religion and politics, majority-minority relations, Islamism, security issues and the Muslim world - West relations. He is a senior nonresident fellow at the Atlantic Council's Center for the Middle East, and associate fellow at the Royal United Services Institute. Previously a nonresident fellow at the Brookings Institution's Foreign Policy section, and he was also Democracy Non-Resident Fellow for the academic year 2014 - 2015 at the John F. Kennedy School of Government of Harvard University.
Charles R. Gerow, is a prominent American strategic communications professional. Called "Harrisburg's most politically well-connected conservative" by Harrisburg Magazine, Gerow is the CEO of Quantum Communications, a Harrisburg-based public relations and public affairs firm.
Sunnykutty Abraham is an Indian journalist, writer and political analyst, based in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. He has worked with Mathrubhumi Daily for 25 years specializing in political journalism and 5 years as the Chief Editor and COO of JaiHind TV, run by the Kerala state unit of Indian National Congress.