Hedrick Smith

Hedrick Smith

Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter; Emmy Award-winning producer; bestselling author.
Hedrick Smith is a bestselling author, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, and Emmy Award-winning producer. His books The Russians and The Power Game were critically acclaimed bestsellers and are widely used in college courses today. As a reporter at The New York Times, Smith shared a Pulitzer for the Pentagon Papers series and won a Pulitzer for his international reporting from Russia in 1971–1974. Smith’s prime-time specials for PBS have won several awards for examining systemic problems in modern America and offering insightful, prescriptive solutions.
Latest contributions by Hedrick Smith

Waking Up From the American Dream

Hedrick Smith, author of Who Stole the American Dream?, explains how the land of opportunity became the land of inequality.