Jack Shafer

Jack Shafer is POLITICO's senior media writer.  Previously,  Jack wrote a column about the press and politics for Reuters and before that worked at Slate as a columnist and as the site's deputy editor. He also edited two alternative weeklies, SF Weekly and Washington City Paper. His work has been published in The New York Times MagazineThe New York Times Book Review, The Washington Post, the Columbia Journalism Review, Foreign Affairs, The New RepublicBookForum and the op-ed page of The Wall Street Journal.

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