Roy Gutman is a fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace and the director of American University’s Crimes of War Project, which brings together reporters and legal scholars to increase awareness of the laws of war. He is the author of How We Missed the Story: Osama bin Laden, the Taliban, and the Hijacking of Afghanistan (United States Institute of Peace Press, 2008), Crimes of War: What the Public Should Know (W.W. Norton, 1999), A Witness to Genocide (Lisa Drew Books, 1993), and Banana Diplomacy: The Making of American Policy in Nicaragua 1981-1987 (Simon & Shuster, 1989). Mr. Gutman has been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for international reporting, the George Polk Award for foreign reporting, the Selden Ring Award for investigative reporting, a special Human Rights in Media Award from the International League for Human Rights, and the Edgar Allan Poe award from the White House Correspondents Association. He has an M.A. in international relations from the London School of Economics.
Producer & Host
National Public Radio, Cleveland
Dan Moulthrop is the founding host of The Sound of Ideas®, which airs weekday mornings at nine on WCPN 90.3 FM. He joined ideastream® in 2005 as WCPN’s local anchor of Morning Edition. Prior to joining ideastream, he lived in the San Francisco Bay area where worked on print, television and video projects, including co-authoring Teachers Have it Easy: The Big Sacrifices and Small Salaries of America’s Teachers (with Nínive Calegari and Dave Eggers; The New Press, 2005). He holds a master’s in journalism from the University of California, Berkeley. Before turning to journalism, he taught English at San Lorenzo High School and a variety of subjects at the San Francisco County Jail. His work has received important recognition from The Ohio Society of Professional Journalists and Public Radio News Directors, Incorporated, as well as many other organizations.