Alex Massie

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Birthday
1, 1974
Birthplace
Scotland
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
1, 1974 (age 44)
Birthplace
Scotland

About

Known best as a Washington, D.C.-based correspondent for the Edinburgh newspaper The Scotsman, this popular journalist also contributed libertarian political commentary to articles in such publications as The Los Angeles Times, The New Republic, and The Irish Independent.

Before Fame

During his time at Trinity College, Dublin, he edited his school's newspaper, the T.C.D. Miscellany, and was also an active member of the debate team.

Trivia

He was a finalist for the 2012 Orwell Prize for political journalism.

Family Life

He grew up in Perthshire, Scotland, where he attended a boarding school known as Glenalmond College.

Associated With

He and Scottish comedienne and writer Janey Godley both made frequent contributions to The Scotsman.