Terry Eastland

Biography

Terry Eastland has written on legal and political subjects for publications including The Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, WORLD magazine and Christianity Today. He is the publisher of The Weekly Standard, a weekly columnist for The Dallas Morning News and contributor to The Wall Street Journal. In the 1980s Eastland was editor of The Virginian-Pilot and Director of Public Affairs for the U.S. Justice Department. Eastland was also a correspondent for two PBS programs and editor of Forbes MediaCritic and Media and Politics, the online Forbes publication. Recently he was publisher and president of The American Spectator. His books include Energy in the Executive: The Case for the Strong Presidency; Freedom of Speech and Press in the Supreme Court; and Ending Affirmative Action: The Case for Colorblind Justice.