A. G. Sulzberger
A. G. Sulzberger
Sulzberger in 2018
Arthur Gregg Sulzberger
August 5, 1980
Washington, DC, US
|Other names||A. G. Sulzberger|
|Alma mater||Brown University|
|Employer||The New York Times Company|
|Home town||Manhattan, New York City, New York, US|
|Spouse(s)||Molly Messick (m. 2018)|
Arthur Gregg "A. G." Sulzberger (born August 5, 1980) is an American journalist who is the publisher of The New York Times. He is the son of Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr., the chairman of The New York Times Company and the preceding publisher of The New York Times. He became the Times' publisher on January 1, 2018.
Sulzberger was born in Washington, DC, on August 5, 1980, to Gail Gregg and Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr. Through his father, he is a grandson of Arthur Ochs "Punch" Sulzberger Sr., great-grandson of Arthur Hays Sulzberger, and great-great-grandson of Adolph Ochs. His paternal grandfather was Jewish, and the rest of his family is of Christian background (Episcopalian and Congregationalist).
Sulzberger worked as an intern for The Providence Journal from 2004 to 2006, working from the paper's office in Wakefield. While there, he revealed that membership of the Narragansett Lions Club was not open to women. Despite threats from the club to withdraw their advertising if the story was run, the Journal published Sulzberger's story. The club began admitting women members a few months later.
The New York Times
In February 2009, Sulzberger began writing for the Times. The newspaper published his first article on March 2, 2009.
Sulzberger meeting at the White House
Sulzberger met President Trump at the White House on July 20, 2018. He said in a statement, "I told the president directly that I thought that his language was not just divisive but increasingly dangerous. I warned that this inflammatory language is contributing to a rise in threats against journalists and will lead to violence."
In 2018, Sulzberger married Molly Messick.
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Arthur Gregg Sulzberger ... took part in an internship program at The Providence Journal from 2004 to 2006
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- Sulzberger, A. G. (December 29, 2010). "For Kodachrome Fans, Road Ends at Photo Lab in Kansas". The New York Times. Retrieved April 24, 2018.
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