Peter Singer

New America Foundation

Peter Warren Singer is Strategist at New America. His award winning books include Corporate Warriors: The Rise of the Privatized Military Industry, Children at War, Wired for War: The Robotics Revolution and Conflict in the 21st Century; and Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know and Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War, a technothriller crossed with nonfiction research, which has been endorsed by people who range from the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs to the co-inventor of the Internet to the writer of HBO Game of Thrones. His most recent book is LikeWar (2018), which explores how social media has become weaponized. It was named an Amazon book of the year, a NY Times “new and notable,” and reviewed by Booklist as “LikeWar should be required reading for everyone living in a democracy.” In 2020, he and August Cole will release BurnIn: A Novel of the Real Robotics Revolution, which will take readers on a fact-based tour of life and crime in a new industrial age.

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