Pulitzer Prize winning syndicated columnist for The Washington Post whose column is published in 225 newspapers. Won the Pulitzer Prize for Distinguished Commentary in 1994. Knight Professor of the Practice of Communications and Journalism at the DeWitt Wallace Center and the Terry Sanford Institute of Public Policy at Duke University, Durham, NC. Recipient of numerous other journalistic awards, he authored the 1991 book, Looking Backward at Us. Featured speaker at 2001 Emerging Issues Forum.