Issac J. Bailey

About Issac J. Bailey

Issac Bailey, a 2014 Nieman Fellow, is a journalist, author, and race relations. He is the author of “My Brother Moochie: Regaining Dignity in the Face of Crime, Poverty, and Racism in the American South” (Other Press, 2018) and has contributed to Politico, Esquire, and CNN.com. He is a former columnist and senior writer for The Sun News in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and he was a 2011 recipient of a Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism for stories about a child protection case. The state subsequently revamped the way it handles such cases.