Bari Weiss Bio

(American Journalist, Author)

Relationship Statistics of Bari Weiss

What is Bari Weiss marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):In Relation
Is Bari Weiss having any relationship affair ?: Yes
Is Bari Weiss lesbian ?: Yes

More about the relationship

Bari Weiss is in a romantic relationship with the Time’s tech reporter, Nellie Bowles. Bari started dating her boyfriend Nellie in 2018.

Though currently, she is dating a man. Her sexual orientation is Bisexual. While attending Columbia University, she had an intermittent relationship with comedian Kate McKinnon for several years.

Also, she hooked with Ariel Beer, with whom she had co-founded Columbians for Academic Freedom. Later, the pair split.

In 2013, she was married to environmental engineer Jason Kass who is the founder of Toilets for People. They were married for three years in 2016 there separated.

Who is Bari Weiss?

Bari Weiss is an American Journalist and author. She is better known as a former writer and editor for the opinion section of The New York Times.

Bari Weiss: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

Bari was born on March 25, 1984, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. She holds an American nationality and is of Jewish descent. Also, she attended the Tree of Life Synagogue and has her Bat Mitzvah.

She is the daughter of Lou Weiss who is a carpet salesman and her mother, Amy Weiss who is a department store makeup buyer. She is the eldest sister among four sisters. Their names are Suzy Lee Weiss, Casey Weiss, and Molly Weiss.


Bari attends Pittsburgh’s Community Day School and Shady Side Academy. She graduated from Columbia University in New York City in 2007.

In addition, she studies a feminist Yeshiva and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Bari Weiss: Professional Life, Career

  • Bari started her journey as an editor of The Current, a magazine at Columbia for politics, culture, and Jewish affairs from 2005 to 2007.
  • Before joining The New York Times, Bari worked for Haaretz and The Forward. From 20011-2013, she was senior news and politics editor at Tablet.
  • In 2013, she joined The wall Street Jornal where she served as an associate book review editor from 2013 until April 2017.
  • The New York Times hired Bari as an op-ed staff editor and writer about culture and politics in 2017.
  • On July 14, 2020, she announced her departure from The New York Times and published a resignation letter on her website. The reason for resignation is bullying by the colleagues and the Illiberal environment of the news.

Apart from the news world, she published her first book, How to Fight Anti-Semitism in September 2019. Her other book titled The New Seven Dirty Words published in 2020.

Furthermore, she is the co-founder of the group, Columbians for Academic Freedom.

Awards, Nomination

  • In 2018, she honored with the Reason Foundation’s Bastiat Prize.
  • She received the National Jewish Book Award and a Natan Notable Book Award in 2019.

Rumors, Controversy

Bari has been criticized for criticizing the 2018 women’s movement (#Me Too Movement). She is against feminists supporting anti-woman practices.

Also, she is skeptical of movements like Campus Activism, Women’s March, and more. Though the movements are well-intentioned, she fears that the excessive zeal might backfire.

Bari Weiss: Net Worth, Salary

The Journalist has an estimated net worth of $10 million throughout her profession and her written books. Nonetheless, she hasn’t disclosed her salary.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

She is 5 feet 5 inches tall approximately and her weight is around 50 kg.  Likewise, she has a beautiful black color pair of eyes and hair as well.

Moreover, she wears 8 (US) shoe size.

Social Media

The Journalist is active on Instagram with over 3k followers. However, his Instagram account is private. She has a verified Twitter account with more than 252k followers.


  • As of 2021, she is 37 years old.
  • Her Sun sign is Aries.
  • Bari was listed as one of the world’s 50 most influential jews by The Jerusalem Post in 2019.

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