E. Michael Jones is the editor of Culture Wars magazine and the author of 15 books, most recently Barren Metal: A History of Capitalism as the Conflict between Labor and Usury (South Bend, IN: Fidelity Press, 2014), as well as hundreds of articles and numerous e-books He received his Ph.D. in American literature from Temple University in 1979. His dissertation was subsequently published as The Angel and the Machine: Nathaniel Hawthorne's Rational Psychology. He has taught in both Germany and the United States from fifth grade to the university level. In addition to his writing and editing, Dr. Jones is a frequent lecturer, to civic, corporate and academic groups on the interface between morals and culture. He has spoken in England, Germany, Ireland, Switzerland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Poland, Estonia, and most recently Iran, where he received an award at the Third Annual Hollywoodism Conference. His talk at Harvard University in the Spring of 1992 on how the civil rights movement destroyed the black family was one of the most controversial of that academic year. In the fall of 2003 he gave a series of lectures in Kenya on African AIDS. Dr. Jones is the father of five children. He has 13 grandchildren and lives in South Bend, Indiana, where he can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.