Michael Cardo was born in Durban in 1977. In 2003 he gained a PhD in History from the University of Cambridge. He has worked for the Democratic Alliance since 2003: as Director of Research; as Helen Zille’s speechwriter during the 2009 election; and currently as a policy adviser. Between 2006 and 2008, he was a Visiting Research Fellow at the Helen Suzman Foundation while he researched and wrote Opening Men’s Eyes , his first book.
- Opening Men’s Eyes (2010)
Michael Cardo, Jonathan Ball Publishers. Retrieved 31 August 2012.