Alexander Zaitchik is an American freelance journalist who has written for The Nation , Salon , The New Republic , The New York Observer , Rolling Stone , Mother Jones , Foreign Policy , the International Herald Tribune , Wired , the San Francisco Chronicle , and The Believer . He has-beens are staff of the New York Press , the eXile in Moscow, and founded the online magazine Freezerbox (1998-2008) and year alternative newspaper in the Czech Republic, the Prague Pill .
His first book, Common Nonsense: Glenn Beck and the Triumph of Ignorance , was published by John Wiley & Sons in June 2010.  Political philosopher Mark Lilla called the book “a sharp and informative smackdown.  His second book, ” The Gilded Rage: A Wild Ride Through Donald Trump’s America ” was published by Skyhorse Publishing in August 2016.  Writing in the Sacramento Bee , syndicated columnist Ben Boychuk called the book ” Of the most important and overlooked books of the 2016 campaign season. ”  His third book, Out of the Ooze: The Story of Dr.
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- Jump up^ “The Gilded Rage A Wild Ride Through Donald Trump’s America” . Skyhorse Publishing . Skyhorse Publishing . Retrieved 30 May 2017 .
- Jump up^ Boychuk, Ben (9 November 2016). “Six reasons why Donald Trump won the White House” . Sacbee.com . The Sacramento Bee . Retrieved 25 June 2017 .
- Jump up^ “Out of the Ooze: The Story of Dr. Tom Price” . Strong Arm Press . Retrieved 10 July 2017 .