James BallSpecial Correspondent at BuzzFeed UK
James Ball is an award-winning journalist and author based in London. Now a special correspondent at BuzzFeed UK, previously special projects editor at The Guardian, James played a key role in the Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the NSA leaks by Edward Snowden, as well as the Offshore Leaks, HSBC Files, Reading the Riots and Keep it in the Ground projects.

At WikiLeaks he was closely involved in Cablegate – the publication of 250,000 classified US embassy cables in 2010 – as well as working on two documentaries based on the Iraq War Logs.

His next book: Post-Truth: How Bullshit Conquered The World will be published by Biteback in May 2017.