Ross Douthat is the youngest regular op-ed columnist in the history of the New York Times. Previously, he was a senior editor at the Atlantic and a blogger for theatlantic.com.
His most recent book is Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics (Free Press, 2012). He is also the author of Privilege: Harvard and the Education of the Ruling Class (Hyperion, 2005) and the co-author, with Reihan Salam, of Grand New Party: How Republicans Can Win the Working Class and Save the American Dream (Doubleday, 2008).
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