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Errol Louis

Errol Louis

Adjunct Associate Professor of Journalism

B.A., Harvard UniversityM.A., Yale UniversityJ.D., Brooklyn Law School


Errol Louis has been a columnist of the New York Daily News since June 2004, when he began writing a twice-weekly column on a wide range of political, legal and social matters. Lous is a member of the Daily News editorial board and a frequent guest on television and radio, including New York 1, WNYC radio, WABC radio, WCBS-TV, WABC-TV and CNN. He has regularly served as guest host of the "Brian Lehrer Show" on WNYC radio. Prior to joining the News, Louis served as associate editor of The New York Sun, where he published hundreds of columns and won an award for commentary from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He has written a regular column, "Commerce and Community," for Our Time Press, a Brooklyn-based community newspaper, since 1998. Louis is a receipient of the New York Magazine Award as one of 10 New Yorkers making a difference "with energy, vision and independent thinking."


Social Policy, Urban Politics