David Brooks

Op-Ed Columnist, The New York Times

David Brooks is an Op-Ed columnist for The New York Times, a position he beganin September 2003, and he teaches at Yale University. He is a commentator on “PBS NewsHour,” NPR’s “All Things Considered,” and NBC’s “Meet the Press.” Brooks is the author of Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There and The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement. In April 2015, he came out with his fourth book, The Road to Character, which was a No. 1 New York Times best-seller. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

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Ideas about living a moral life can be found in all cultures across time. In previous eras, education was meant to... See more
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Beneath the tumble of day-to-day politics — the anger and crude attacks, the polarization and zero-sum thinking — vital... See more
The Rev. Adam Hamilton, who ministers to nearly 20,000 Methodists in and around Kansas City, is determined to mollify... See more
Those who study human behavior have learned that simply by encouraging—or “nudging”—individuals toward the right... See more

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