David Brooks

New York Times

Biography

David Brooks is a columnist for the New York Times. He has been a senior editor at theWeekly Standard and a contributing editor at Newsweek and the Atlantic Monthly. Mr. Brooks previously worked at the Weekly Standard and the Wall Street Journal where he wrote on Russia, the Middle East, South Africa, and European affairs, served as editor of the book review section, and filled in as the paper’s movie critic. 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.