Bruce Shapiro is an American journalist, commentator and author. He is executive director of the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma, a resource center and think tank for journalists who cover violence, conflict and tragedy, based at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Shapiro is a contributing editor at The Nation magazine and provides a weekly report on U.S. politics and culture to the Australian radio program Late Night Live.
Shapiro, Bruce (2003). Shaking the Foundations: 200 Years of Investigative Journalism in America. Nation Books. ISBN 1-56025-433-5.
Shapiro, Bruce; Jackson, Jesse; and Jackson, Jesse Jr. (2001). Legal Lynching: The Death Penalty and America's Future. New Press. ISBN 1-56584-685-0.