John Ralston Saul
John Ralston Saul (born June 19, 1947) is a Canadian author, essayist, and President of PEN International.
As an essayist, Saul is particularly known for his commentaries on the nature of individualism, citizenship and the public good; the failures of manager-led societies; the confusion between leadership and managerialism; military strategy, in particular irregular warfare; the role ... more »
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''Marx was fortunate to have been born eighty years before Walt Disney. Disney also promised a child's paradise and unlike Marx, delivered on his promise.''John Ralston Saul, British historian, novelist. Voltaire's Bastards: The Dictatorship of Reason in the West, ch. 2, Macmillan (1992).