Ahavath Achim’s Eizenstat Lecture Series Presents Wolf Blitzer! Wolf Blitzer is a German-born American journalist and television news anchor who has been a CNN reporter since 1990. He is the host of Wolf and The Situation Room. Blitzer also serves as the network’s lead political anchor.
Blitzer is highly regarded for his expertise in U.S. politics as well as international affairs, particularly in the Middle East. His other numerous awards for excellence in broadcast journalism include the George Foster Peabody Award, the Alfred I. duPont–Columbia University Award, and the Edward R. Murrow Award. He is the author of Between Washington and Jerusalem: A Reporter’s Notebook (1985) and Territory of Lies (1989).