The Washington Post’s opinion section added seven new contributors. “These additions highlight The Post’s commitment to sharing an even wider range of opinions with its readers across a diversity of subjects and deepened coverage of topics such as economics, policy and leadership,” states The Post.
Joining the section as contributors are:
- Jim Geraghty, who will write weekly about conservative politics. For the past three months, Geraghty has written dispatches for the opinion section on the Republican political scene.
- Mary Hadar, who will serve as an editor for editorials. Hadar has deep roots at The Post, having served as editor of The Post’s Style section for 12 years and also as an editor for various sections including Book World, Travel, Weekend and Local Living.
- Gabriel Pasquini, who will commission pieces from the Spanish-speaking world and write monthly on Latin American affairs.
- Ramesh Ponnuru, who will write a weekly column on politics. Ponnuru is editor of National Review and a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.
- Amanda Ripley, who will write regularly with a focus on conflict, human behavior and opinion formation. She is the best-selling author of three books and has written for The Atlantic, Politico and was at Time for a decade.
- Natasha Sarin, who will write about economics, policy, leadership and related subjects. Sarin was counselor to U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and led the administration’s efforts to modernize the IRS. She served as a professor in the law and business schools at the University of Pennsylvania and currently is an associate professor of law at Yale with a secondary appointment at the Yale School of Management.
- Ruy Teixeira, who will write a monthly column on politics and demography and related topics.Teixeira is a Senior Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and a co-founder and editor-at-large of the Substack newsletter, The Liberal Patriot.