Doug Saunders is an author, journalist and long-term international affairs columnist for The Globe and Mail. He was the head of the Los Angeles bureau and the London-based European bureau chief for the paper for many years. He has travelled the world as a writer, including to East Asia, the Middle East, Africa and India. He is a five-time winner at the National Newspaper Awards. Maximum Canada, Saunders’ most recent book, argues that we need more people to move to Canada in order to build a more prosperous future and progress from our colonial past.