Daniel Biddle, Instructor
University of Delaware
053 Memorial Hall
Newark, DE 19716
Dan Biddle, the Philadelphia Inquirer's former politics editor, has been an award-winning journalist for 40 years.
reporting on transgressions of justice by the Philadelphia court system
not only won a Pulitzer Prize but also led to federal and state
investigations. As an editor, he guided Inquirer coverage of the 2000
presidential race, including the Florida recounts; the 2012 presidential
race; the 2014 Pennsylvania governor's race; the 2015 Philadelphia
mayor's race; and the 2016 presidential campaign through the major
Before joining the Inquirer, he reported for the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
He has a B.A. in history from the University of Michigan and was a
Nieman Fellow at Harvard University. He is the author, with Murray
Dubin, of "Tasting Freedom: Octavius Catto and the Battle for Equality
in Civil War America" (Temple University Press, 2010), which explores
the life of a civil rights hero a century before Dr. Martin Luther King.
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