Pierre Tristam

  • Editor and publisher of FlaglerLive.com, a non-profit news site in Florida, for which he writes a regular column focusing on the Middle East, foreign affairs, civil liberties, immigration, and federal politics
  • Widely published in newspapers and magazines throughout the United States and the world
  • Since 1991, has been awarded 13 first-place awards from various state and regional professional press associations for his magazine, column, editorial, and commentary writing

Experience

Pierre Tristam is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed stories covering topics related to the Middle East, including U.S. policy in the region, the history of the Taliban, and the Abu Ghraib torture scandal. A native of Beirut, Lebanon, Tristam became an American citizen in 1986. Since then he has written a variety of articles on the Middle East, foreign affairs, civil liberties, immigration, and federal politics for national and international publications, including FlaglerLive.com, a local non-profit Florida-based news site of which he is also the publisher and editor.

 

Education

  • Graduate of the United Nations International School in New York
  • B.A. in politics and history from New York University

Awards and Publications

  • Since 1991, has collected 13 first-place awards from various state and regional professional press associations for magazine, column, editorial and commentary writing

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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