The multi-talented personality Joan Walsh is an American author, editor, writer, and blogger. She is also an MSNBC political analyst.
Joan Walsh Early Life, Education
She was born to American parents in New York City, New York, United States on 18 September 1958 and grew up along with her siblings. Her father used to work in a Catholic English publication. Walsh was interested in politics from her very young age.
The lady has been active in journalism for a very long time. She has even worked for The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, and The Nation and in many other newspapers and magazines as a freelance writer.
She joined Salon in 1998 as its first full-time news editor. Later she became managing editor in 2004. She left Salon in 2015 to become National Affairs Correspondent for The Nation.
She often writes a blog at the Salon on current American political topics. She has featured criticisms of the Iraq War, the George W. Bush administration, and conservatives in her posts. She appears regularly in Hardball with Chris Matthews and All In with Chris Hayes.
She has debated conservative guests including Pat Buchanan, Liz Cheney, Dick Armey, David Frum, and G. Gordon Liddy. She has also appeared on various MSNBC’s and CNN’s shows.
Career as an Author
She is also interested in other areas including education, community development, urban poverty issues, and baseball. She is also the author of two books- Splash Hit: The Pacific Bell Park Story and Stories of Renewal: Community Building and the Future of Urban America. And Walsh was the one to endorsers of Hillary Clinton in the 2008 and the 2016 Presidential Democratic Primaries.
The Very talented woman is now at the age of 60 years but, is divorced and she has kept her personal life at a low profile. She was married to former husband Randy C. Cherry on 19th June 1979 when she was 18 years old. She has a daughter with Cherry but hasn't revealed her name.
Her daughter is currently 25 years old. Currently, Joan is a single mom and hasn't dated anyone after getting divorced. She is of American nationality there is no information provided about her ethnicity.
At this age, she still looks active and is effectively doing her works. She is currently the correspondent for The Nation. She has more than two thousand followers on Twitter and she would be still pursuing her journalism career. It is estimated that Joan Walsh current Net worth is around$3 million.