Executive Editor, Online
Ben Pauker is executive editor, online, at Foreign Policy. He came to FP in May 2010 from World Policy Journal, where he was managing editor from 2007-2010. A native of New York, he grew up in Brazil, Australia and Thailand and has written for Harper’s, the Economist and the Chicago Tribune, among other publications. He is the co-founder of the Gastronauts, the world’s largest adventurous-eating club, and, in the course of reporting, but mainly to see if it was possible, has smuggled small arms out of Central Africa.