Famous Burlingtonians

Doug Saunders - Author/Columnist

Doug Saunders is a Canadian-British author and journalist who was born in Hamilton and attended high school at Lester B. Pearson High School in Burlington. He is the author of the books Arrival City: The Final Migration and Our Next World (2011) and The Myth of the Muslim Tide (2012) and is the international-affairs columnist for The Globe and Mail. He has won the National Newspaper Award five times, Canada’s equivalent to the Pulitzer Prize.