Bari Weiss is a Pittsburgh-born American journalist and a graduate of Columbia University.

Weiss has worked as a senior editor at the magazine Tablet: A New Read on Jewish Life, and an op-ed and book review editor at The Wall Street Journal. From 2017 to 2020, Weiss was an opinion writer and editor at The New York Times, where she was hired as part of an effort to bring more diverse opinions to the paper’s pages. She resigned her position in July 2020 in an open letter in which she criticized the Times for its lack of support.