Bret Stephens is an op-ed columnist at The New York Times. Before this, Stephens was deputy editorial-page editor at The Wall Street Journal

From 2002 to 2004, Stephens was the editor-in-chief of the Jerusalem Post. Stephens began his career at WSJ as an op-ed editor in New York and later worked as an editorial writer for The Wall Street Journal Europe in Brussels. In 2006, he took over the "Global View" column and in 2009, he was named deputy editorial page editor.

Stephens is the author of America in Retreat: The New Isolationism and the Coming Global Disorder. He is a frequent contributor to Commentary magazine and a regular panelist on the Journal Editorial Report, a weekly political talk show broadcast on Fox News Channel.

Stephens won the Pulitzter Prize for Commentary in 2012.

Last Updated: June 13, 2017