Robin Washington

Robin Washington

Robin Washington, an award-winning veteran journalist from Minnesota, is the Forward’s Editor-at-Large. A longtime senior editor, columnist, radio host and documentarian across mainstream and ethnic media, he was one of the founders of the Alliance for Black Jews and early pioneer of the term, “Jew of color” more than two decades ago. He has mentored scores of young journalists, served as a board member on the National Association of Black Journalists and Unity Journalists of Color, and lectured at numerous universities. Contact him at rwashington@forward.com or follow him on Twitter @robinbirk.