Carl Bernstein is an American journalist. As a reporter for “The Washington Post” along with Bob Woodward, broke the story of the Watergate break-in and consequently helped bring about the resignation of US president Richard Nixon. For his role in breaking the scandal, Bernstein received many awards; his work helped earn the Post a Pulitzer Prize for Public Service in 1973.
Bernstein quit “The Washington Post in 1976”. He has worked as a senior correspondent for the ABC network, taught at New York University, and contributed to “Time”.
Bernstein authored two books with Woodward: “All the President’s Men”, which details the successes and failures of their journalistic efforts against the backdrop of the unfolding scandal, and “The Final Days” a recounting of the concluding months of the Nixon presidency. He co-authored the book “His Holiness: John Paul II & the History of Our Time” with Marco Politi. Following the May 2005 revelation of the identity of Deep Throat, Bernstein contributed to Woodward’s book “The Secret Man”, which deals with Woodward’s relationship with Mark Felt.