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Paul MASON Guardian Columnist; Filmmaker; Author "Postcapitalism", London


1981 Graduation in Music and Politics, University of Sheffield
1981-1984 Second Viennese School, University of Sheffield
1982-1988 Music Teacher and Lecturer in Music, Loughborough University, Leicester
1991-1995 Freelance Journalist, London
1995-2001 Deputy Editor, Computer Weekly, Reed Business Information, London
2001-2013 Business Editor, Newsnight, BBC Two, London
2013-2014 Culture and Digital Editor, Channel 4 News, London
since 2014 Economics Editor, Channel 4 News, London


Live Working or Die Fighting: How the Working Class Went Global, Harvill Secker: London, 2007
Meltdown: The End of the Age of Greed, Verso: London, 2009
Why It's Kicking Off Everywhere: The New Global Revolutions, Verso: London, 2012
PostCapitalism: A Guide to our Future, Allen Lane: London, 2015


Wincott Prize for Business Journalism, 2003
Workworld Broadcaster of the Year, 2004
Diageo African Business Reporting Award, 2007
The work on Bolivian President Evo Morales won Newsnight the Orwell Prize, 2007