Reihan Salam

Reihan Salam is executive editor, a National Review Institute Policy Fellow, and the author of National Review Online’s The Agenda, a daily web log centered on domestic policy. With Ross Douthat, Salam is the co-author of Grand New Party: How Conservatives Can Win the Working Class and Save the American Dream (Doubleday, 2008).Salam writes frequently for publications including National Review and Foreign Policy, and websites including, The Daily Beast, and Slate. He is the editor of the website The American Scene.Previously, Salam was an associate editor at The Atlantic, a producer for NBC News, a junior editor and editorial researcher at the New York Times, a research associate at the Council on Foreign Relations, and a reporter-researcher at The New Republic.As a Schwartz Fellow at the New America Foundation, Salam also writes on how radical technological advances are changing the way we live and think, and in particular on how the advent of machine intelligence and the ongoing genomics revolution will shape our understanding of democracy and equality.Salam is interested in the evolution of warfare and crime, participatory culture, regulatory policy, migration, and the future of the welfare state.