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Juan Williams
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Williams in 2016
Born
Juan Antonio Williams

April 10, 1954 (1954-04-10) (age 67)
Alma mater Haverford College (BA)
Occupation Author, journalist
Notable credit(s)
  • CNN Crossfire
  • Fox News Sunday
  • National Public Radio
  • The Five
  • Fox News Special Report with Bret Baier
  • The O'Reilly Factor
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Susan Delise (m. 1978)
Children 3

Juan Antonio Williams (born April 10, 1954) is a Panamanian-born American journalist and liberal political analyst for Fox News Channel. He writes for several newspapers, including The Washington Post, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal, and has been published in magazines such as The Atlantic Monthly and Time. Williams has worked as an editorial writer, an op-ed columnist, a White House correspondent, and a national correspondent. He is a registered Democrat.

Williams is the author of Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years, 1954–1965 (1987), a companion to the documentary series of the same name about the civil rights movement; Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary (2000), a biography of Thurgood Marshall, the first black American to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States; and Enough (2006), which was inspired by a Bill Cosby speech at an NAACP gala and deals with Williams' critique of black leaders in America. Williams has received an Emmy Award and critical praise for his television documentary work and he has won awards for investigative journalism and for his opinion columns. He has been at Fox News since 1997.

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