Belen Fer­nan­dez is the author of The Impe­r­i­al Mes­sen­ger: Thomas Fried­man at Work, released by Ver­so in 2011. She is a mem­ber of the Jacobin mag­a­zine edi­to­r­i­al board, and her arti­cles have appeared in the Lon­don Review of Books blog, Salon, The Baf­fler, Al Akhbar Eng­lish and many oth­er publications.
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