Jonathan Alter

columnist, Newsweek

Jonathan Alter is an award-winning columnist for Newsweek Magazine. He is a frequent guest on Meet the Press and appears twice weekly on Countdown with Keith Olbermann on MSNBC. His 2006 book, The Defining Moment: FDR’s Hundred Days and the Triumph of Hope, was a national bestseller. He has written for The New Republic, Esquire, Slate, and The New York Times. A Chicago native, Mr. Alter received his B.A. in history with honors from Harvard.

Jonathan Alter is an award-winning columnist for Newsweek Magazine. He is a frequent guest on Meet the Press and appears twice weekly on Countdown with Keith Olbermann on MSNBC. His 2006 book, The Defining Moment: FDR’s Hundred Days and the Triumph of Hope, was a national bestseller. He has written for The New Republic, Esquire, Slate, and The New York Times. A Chicago native, Mr. Alter received his B.A. in history with honors from Harvard.

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Lectures

1.15.2012 (1:12:33)

Assessing Obama's Presidency

6.01.2010 (1:12:33)

President Obama: Year One