David Brooks

Op-Ed Columnist, The New York Times

David Brooks became an Op-Ed columnist for The New York Times in September 2003. His column appears every Tuesday and Friday. He is currently a commentator on “PBS NewsHour,” NPR’s “All Things Considered,” and NBC’s “Meet the Press.” He is the author of “Bobos in Paradise: The new Upper Class and how They got There” and “On Paradise Drive: How we Live now (and Always Have) in the Future Tense.” His third book, “The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement,” published in 2011, was No. 1 on the New York Times best-seller list. Brooks also teaches at Yale University.

Videos/Audio of David Brooks

Some people seem to lead inner lives that are richer and more substantive than the rest of us. How do they do it? This... See more
A discussion with Katie Couric and David Brooks on love and life. See more
As Americans make the transition from the Industrial Age to a networked economy, smart choices could shape an economy... See more
Featuring:A Synthesis of the 2014 Aspen Ideas Festival by Jim and Deb Fallows.A Conversation with David Brooks and Tom... See more
There has been a lively debate about the purposes of a higher education and the degree to which it is about acquiring... See more
Culture is to a company as community is to a city: it's about values, innovation, serendipity, participation, upward... See more