Jamelle Bouie Biography
Jamelle Bouie is an American columnist for The New York Times and former chief political correspondent for Slate. Born in Virginia Beach, Virginia, he attended Floyd E. Kellam High School, graduating in 2005. He also attended the University of Virginia in 2009, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political and social thought and government.
At University, he started blogging, which eventually led to an interest in a career in journalism. Prior to being based in Charlottesville, Virginia, he worked in Washington, D.C. He was awarded a writing fellowship for The American Prospect in 2010. Additionally, he was awarded a Knobler Fellowship at the National Institute by The National in 2012.
He became a staff writer for The Daily Beast in 2013, covering national politics, and moved to Slate as chief political correspondent in 2014. Most notably, he joined The New York Times as a columnist in 2019. He has written articles focusing on history, public policy and national politics, including the 2016 US presidential election.
He has written extensively on racial politics, including slavery in the United States and the American Civil War, among other stories. Shortly after Trump was elected president, he wrote an op-ed for Slate arguing that “there is no such thing as a good Trump voter.”
Days earlier, he compared Trump voters to the “angry, unruly whites” who resisted the Reconstruction era after the American Civil War. The New York Times recently announced that he will be joining their January 2019 lineup of opinion columnists.
Jamelle Bouie Age
How old is Bouie? Bui is 35 years old from 2022. It was born on April 12, 1987, in Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States of America. Moreover, he celebrates his own birthday on April 12 of each year and of the sign is Aries.
Jamelle Bouie Height
Bui is on average height of 5 feet 8 inches and it’s his moderate weight.
Jamelle Bouie Family
Bui was born into a loving family in Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States of America. Unfortunately, he preferred not to share detailed information about his parents and siblings.
Spouse Jamelle Bouie
Bui he preferred not to share information about his personal life and therefore, not much is known about his relationship status.
Jamelle Bouie Net Worth
Bui has an estimated net value between $1 million-$5 million. His main source of income is his successful career as a journalist.
Jamelle Bouie salary
Bui receives an estimated annual salary between $25,000 and $145,000.