• Deborah Tannen

    Deborah Tannen is professor of linguistics at Georgetown University. Among her many books is You Just Don’t Understand: Women and Men in Conversation, which spent nearly four years on the New York Times best-seller list. “Why Mothers and Daughters Tangle Over Hair” is from Me, My Hair and I: Twenty-seven Women Untangle an Obsession, edited by Elizabeth Benedict, forthcoming from Algonquin Books in September. Tannen's most recent book is You Were Always Mom's Favorite! 


  • Erik Tarloff

    Erik Tarloff is the author of Face-Time and The Man Who Wrote The Book.

  • Brian Tashman

    Brian Tashman is a research associate at People for the American Way.

  • John Taylor

    John Taylor is the president and CEO of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition and has worked to increase economic opportunity for working-poor Americans for over 25 years.

  • Benjamin Taylor

    Benjamin Taylor is chairman of the board of directors of The American Prospect. He is a former executive editor of the magazine, and former publisher of The Boston Globe.

  • Jeff Taylor

    Washington-based journalist Jeff A. Taylor ( writes Reason magazine's weekly free e-mail newsletter, Reason Express.

  • Charles Taylor

    Charles Taylor is a columnist for The (Newark) Star-Ledger. His writing has also appeared in The New York Times, Newsday, The New Yorker, the Los Angeles Times, and other publications.

  • Alan Taylor

    Alan Taylor, a professor of history at the University of California, Davis, won the Pulitzer Prize for William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic. His most recent book is Writing Early American History.

  • Paul Taylor

    Paul Taylor, founder and director of the Alliance for Better Campaigns, was a
    newspaper reporter for 25 years. He spent the last 14 at The Washington
    where he covered national politics and social issues.

  • Peter Teague

    Peter Teague is Director of the Environment Program at the Nathan Cummings Foundation and former environmental advisor to Senator Barbara Boxer.