Thomas Fazi is a published author and award-winning journalist (focused on economics and European affairs). He has also translated into Italian the works of authors such as Christopher Hitchens, George Soros and Robert Reich. He is the author of the critically acclaimed The Battle for Europe: How an Elite Hijacked a Continent - and How We Can Take It Back, published by Pluto Press. His articles have appeared in Il Sole 24 Ore (online edition), il manifesto, The Irish Times, VoxEU.org, Social Europe Journal, openDemocracy and other printed and online publications. He collaborates with the Italian civil society network Sbilanciamoci! and is the editor of the Italian-language European affairs magazine Oneuro.