Os Guinness is an author and social critic. He holds a D.Phil in the social sciences from Oxford University. Os has written or edited more than thirty books, including The Call, Unspeakable, A Free People’s Suicide, and The Global Public Square. His latest book, The Magna Carta of Humanity was published in 2021.
Os has been a Guest Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Studies, a Guest Scholar and Visiting Fellow at the Brookings Institution, and Senior Fellow at the Trinity Forum. Always passionate about religious freedom, he was the lead drafter of the ‘Williamsburg Charter’ in 1988, a bicentennial celebration of the bicentennial of the US First Amendment, and later a drafter of ‘The Global Charter of Conscience’, published at the European Union Parliament in 2012. He lives with his wife Jenny in the Washington DC area.