Wesley Lowery is a journalist who reports on race in America. He currently writes for The Washington Post and appears on CNN as a political contributor. He is known for his work on the Post's "Fatal Force" project that won the Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting in 2016.
Lowery has reported for the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe, and the Washington Post.
In 2014, the National Association of Black Journalists named Lowery "Emerging Journalist of the Year."
Lowery's first book, "They Can't Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America's Racial Justice Movement," was published in 2016.
Lowery received attended Ohio University, where he was editor-in-chief of the campus newspaper, The Post, and interned at The Detroit News, The Columbus Dispatch, and The Wall Street Journal.