David is a columnist at Reuters where he writes about foreign affairs and globalization. He has covered conflicts in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Israel and Palestine, Kosovo and Bosnia, twice winning the Pulitzer Prize — as a reporter for the Christian Science Monitor for stories exposing the massacre of Bosnian Muslims by Bosnian Serb troops (1996) and as part of a New York Times team covering Afghanistan and Pakistan (2008). From 1996 to 2011, he was an investigative reporter at The New York Times and served as co-chief of the newspaper’s South Asia bureau in New Delhi from 2002 to 2005. He is the author of "Endgame: The Betrayal and Fall of Srebrencia, Europe's Worst Massacre Since World War II" (1997) and the co-author, with his wife, Kristen Mulvihill, of "A Rope and A Prayer: A Kidnapping from Two Sides" (2010). His latest book, "Beyond War: Reimagining American Influence in a New Middle East," argues that America’s understaffed civiian institutions kept the country from achieving its post 9/11 ambitions in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Cristo Rey New York High School: Dec. 10, 2012
Facing History School: April 8, 2013
Facing History School: March 30, 2011