“…a revealing set of lessons about the possibilities and limitations of power… also a challenge to a new generation to take the future into its own hands.”
- MADELEINE K. ALBRIGHT, former U.S. Secretary of State
"An astonishing range of knowledge is on display here… World leaders giving context to their rule, and the piercing, precise questions Till uses to gain both the access and the answers as entertaining as any thriller you'll see this year."
- STEPHEN GAGHAN, Academy Award-winning writer of Traffic and writer/director of Syriana
“… a marvelous collection….Brian Till has journeyed around the world talking to leaders of all sorts of government… His book gives valuable insights into the secrets of power and how the powerful see the world today."
- WILLIAM SHAWCROSS, author of The Queen Mother: The Official Biography
“… full of voices that have not been heard enough in America, and the world… Till has spent quality time with some of the most innovative and significant officials of the past few decades, and their experiences and insights are a delight to read.”
- SEYMOUR HERSH, Pulitzer Prize winning author of Chain of Command: The Road from 9/11 to Abu Ghraib
Brian Till is a
Research Fellow at the
New America Foundation
& a correspondent for