Michael Weiss

Non-Resident Research Fellow

Michael Weiss joined ICDS as a non-resident research fellow of our Security and Resilience programme in June 2024.

Michael Weiss is an internationally respected  investigative journalist who has covered the wars in Syria and Ukraine and published widely on Russian espionage and disinformation. His first book, ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror, was a New York Times Best Seller and named one of the Top Ten Books on Terrorism by the Wall Street Journal as well as one of the Best Books of 2015 by The Times of London. It has been translated into seventeen foreign languages.

He is a regular guest on CNN, MSNBC, the BBC and Real Time with Bill Maher. He writes a column for The Daily Beast and serves as Consulting Executive Editor for Coda.Story. Michael lives in New York.

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