He co-edited The American Encounter: The United States and the Making of the Modern World (Basic Books) with James F. His last three books have both been New York Times bestsellers and The Future of Freedom and The Post American World have both been translated into more than 25 languages.
It celebrated its 10th anniversary on June 5, 2018, as announced on the weekly foreign affairs show on CNN.
In 2013, he became one of the producers for the HBO series Vice, for which he serves as a consultant.
Fareed Zakaria GPS, host (2008–present) Time magazine, contributing editor (2010–2014)Newsweek International, editor (2000–2010) Foreign Exchange, host (2005–2007) Foreign Affairs, former managing editor His father, Rafiq Zakaria, was a politician associated with the Indian National Congress and an Islamic theologian.
His mother, Fatima Zakaria, was his father's second wife.
He portrayed Osama bin Laden as one in a long line of extremists who used religion to justify mass murder.
Zakaria argued for an intergenerational effort to create more open and dynamic societies in Arab countries, and thereby helping Islam enter the modern world. In addition to objecting to the war plan, he frequently criticized the way the Bush administration was running the occupation of Iraq.Zakaria was a news analyst with ABC's This Week with George Stephanopoulos (2002–2007) where he was a member of the Sunday morning roundtable.He hosted the weekly TV news show, Foreign Exchange with Fareed Zakaria on PBS (2005–08).I can't be sure whenever I turn to him where he's going to be coming from or what he's going to say." Zakaria wrote in February 2008 that "Conservatism grew powerful in the 1970s and 1980s because it proposed solutions appropriate to the problems of the age", adding that "a new world requires new thinking".He supported Barack Obama during the 2008 Democratic primary campaign and also for president.For a brief period, he was a wine columnist for the web magazine Slate.Zakaria is the author of From Wealth to Power: The Unusual Origins of America's World Role (Princeton, 1998), The Future of Freedom (Norton, 2003), The Post-American World (2008), and In Defense of a Liberal Education (Norton, 2015).He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Yale University in 1986, where he was president of the Yale Political Union, editor in chief of the Yale Political Monthly, a member of the Scroll and Key society, and a member of the Party of the Right. Under his guidance, the magazine was redesigned and moved from a quarterly to a bimonthly schedule.He served as an adjunct professor at Columbia University, where he taught a seminar on international relations.He argued for a United Nations–sanctioned operation with a much larger force—approximately 400,000 troops—than was actually employed by the administration of President George W. He continued to argue that a functioning democracy in Iraq would be a powerful new model for Arab politics but suggested that an honest accounting would have to say that the costs of the invasion had been much higher than the benefits.He opposed the Iraq surge in March 2007, writing that it would work militarily but not politically, still leaving Iraq divided among its three communities. missile strike against a Syrian government–controlled airbase.