Hendrik Hertzberg

Journalist, Author

1943 –

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Who is Hendrik Hertzberg?

Hendrik Hertzberg is an American liberal journalist, best known as the principal political commentator for The New Yorker magazine. He has also been a speechwriter for President Jimmy Carter and editor of The New Republic, and is the author of ¡Obámanos! The Rise of a New Political Era and Politics: Observations & Arguments. In 2003, Harvard Magazine termed him "the most stylish liberal political essayist in America", while in 2009, Forbes named Hertzberg one of the "25 Most Influential Liberals in the U.S. Media", placing him at number seventeen.

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Born
1943
New York City
Also known as
  • Hendrick Hertzberg
  • Hendrik Herzberg
Spouses
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Harvard University
  • Suffern High School

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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