David Brooks

Op-Ed Columnist, The New York Times

David Brooks has been an op-ed columnist for The New York Times since 2003 and is a commentator for “PBS Newshour,” NPR’s “All Things Considered,” and NBC’s “Meet the Press.” Brooks also teaches at Yale University. He was a senior editor at The Weekly Standard, contributing editor at Newsweek and The Atlantic, a reporter and editor at The Wall Street Journal, and worked at The Washington Times. Brooks began his journalism career as a police reporter for the City News Bureau. He has authored three books, most recently The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement.

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

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