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Bari Weiss

Writer and Editor

Travels from NY


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Bari Weiss is a Staff Editor and writer for The New York Times Opinion Page. Previously, she was an Op-Ed Editor and Associate Book Review Editor at The Wall Street Journal, and Senior Editor at the popular Jewish magazine, Tablet Magazine. She has also written for Haaretz, The Forward, and The New York Sun. Bari took part in the Dorot Fellowship, which seeks to enliven American Jewry by seeding the community with outstanding young lay leaders who create new forms and reinvigorate existing forms of Jewish expression. She is a native of Pittsburgh and a graduate of Columbia University. Bari is the most recent winner of Reason Foundation's 2018 Bastiat Prize, which annually honors writing that best demonstrates the importance of freedom with originality, wit, and eloquence. As this month Vanity Fair's  "star opinion writer", Bari Weiss's first book called, "How to Fight Anti-Semitism" is being released in September. 


  • Arts & Culture

  • US-Israel Relations

  • Positively Israel & College Campuses

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