Melanie Phillips Biography
Melanie Phillips is a well-known British journalist, author, and public commentator who began her career as a contributor to The Guardian and The New Statesman. She currently writes for The Times, The Jerusalem Post, and The Jewish Chronicle, focusing on political and social issues from a socially conservative standpoint.
She began to identify with ideas associated with the right in the 1990s. She has appeared as a panelist on BBC Radio 4’s The Moral Maze and BBC One’s Question Time. While writing for The Observer, she won the Orwell Prize for Journalism in 1996.
Melanie Phillips Age
Melanie was born in Hammersmith, London, England, on June 4, 1951. She is 70 years old.
Melanie Phillips Height
Melanie is 5 feet 5 inches/1.65 meters tall.
Melanie Phillips Family
Melanie was born and raised in Hammersmith, London, by her parents. Melanie Phillips is Mabel (née Cohen) and Alfred Phillips’ adoring daughter. Melanie’s family is Jewish and immigrated to the UK from Poland and Russia. Alfred, her father, was a dress salesman, and Mabel, her mother, ran a children’s clothing store; both were staunch Labour supporters.
Melanie Phillips Husband
Melanie is happily married to Joshua Rozenberg, a British solicitor, legal commentator, journalist, and former BBC legal affairs editor. In 1974, the couple married. Melanie and her husband Joshua have two children, one of whom is journalist Gabriel Rozenberg.
Melanie Phillips Education
Melanie enrolled at Putney High School, a fee-paying independent girls’ school in Putney, London. She later studied English at St Anne’s College, Oxford.
Melanie Phillips Salary
Melanie earns an annual salary of $50,658.
Melanie Phillips Net Worth
Melanie’s accumulated net worth is $1 million.
Melanie Phillips Career
Melanie now contributes to The Times, The Jerusalem Post, and The Jewish Chronicle, where she covers political and social issues from a socially conservative standpoint. She began to identify with ideas associated with the right in the 1990s.
She has appeared on BBC Radio 4’s The Moral Maze and BBC One’s Question Time as a panelist. Guardian Angel: My Journey from Leftism to Sanity, her first book, was published in 2018. This is a unique memoir that grabs readers by the shoulders and screams, “PAY ATTENTION!”