The author, an electrical engineer, computer architect, and I/T professional, temporarily gave up his high-tech career in the Silicon Valley in the late 1990s to spend time raising his kids. He is presently an independent investigative journalist. Prisoners of the Cave is his first book, and is available for free download from Project HumanbeingsfirstTM which he founded as a humble antidote to the poison of hectoring hegemons. He is a graduate of M.I.T. in EECS, and has about two dozen U.S. Design patents. He lives in the United States and is a Pakistani.