About Charles Kaiser:
Charles Kaiser is an American author, journalist and blogger. His new book about one family in the French Resistance, The Cost of Courage (2015) has gotten enthusiastic reviews from The Washington Post,  The Wall Street Journal,  and The Christian Science Monitor  among many other publications  It also received the grand prize at the Paris Book Festival (2015).  His blog about the media, Full Court Press, originated on the website of Radar Magazine in the fall of 2007. He continued it at the Columbia Journalism Review and the Sidney Hillman Foundation until the spring of 2011. His main interests include modern French history, The New York Times, torture conducted by the Bush administration, American politics, the French Resistance, Bob Dylan, and The Beatles.