What is columnist?

  • (noun): A journalist who writes editorials.
    Synonyms: editorialist


A columnist is someone who writes for publication in a series, creating an article that usually offers commentary and opinions. Columns appear in newspapers, magazines and other publications, including blogs.

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Types of Columnists
... Advice columnist Critic Editorial opinion columnist Gossip columnist Humor columnist Food columnist ...
SOMA Digest - Current Columnists and Journalists
... Lawen Sagerma (Deputy Managing Editor) Dr Sherko Abdullah (Columnist) Dolamite Da Pimp (Cultural Advisor) Agri Ismail (Columnist) Dr Joseph Kechichian (Columnist) Raz Jabary (UK Correspondent ...
Michael Lucas (director) - Writer, Speaker and Activist - Columnist - Islam
... As a columnist for The Advocate, Lucas continued to explore Islamic topics ... In a heavily-debated column, he called the Cordoba House, a proposed Islamic community center and mosque controversially located near the World Trade Center site, a 'monument to Muslim terrorism' and an example of "political Islam's ascendancy." After the 2011 Egyptian revolution he wrote that the Muslim Brotherhood would fill a power vacuum, asserting that it would be a problem for the discreet Egyptian gay community that has lived with relatively little government persecution ...
Sebastián Edwards - Columnist
... His work and views has been frequently quoted in the media, including the New York Times, the Financial Times, the Los Angeles Times, the Wall Street Journal and The Economist ... His op-ed pieces have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, the Los Angeles Times, the Miami Herald, Newsweek, Time, El País (Madrid), La Vanguardia (Barcelona), La Nación (Argentina), Clarín (Argentina), and La Tercera (Chile) ...
Contract (Law & Order: Criminal Intent) - Plot Summary
... is blackmailed by a popular tabloid gossip columnist ... a wire for detectives, the car blows up and the columnist is killed, while the anchorman is severely injured ... be ruled out as a possibility, because the columnist was extorting money from famous people, ostensibly to open a luxurious restaurant and trying to ...