Larry Atkins, Esq.

Larry Atkins is a journalist, a lawyer, and a university journalism professor. He is an adjunct professor of journalism at Temple University, Arcadia University, and Montgomery County Community College. He has written more than five hundred articles, op-eds, and essays for many publications, including The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Baltimore Sun, Chicago Tribune, The Christian Science Monitor, The Plain Dealer (Cleveland), The Dallas Morning News, The Detroit News, The Hill, Huffington Post, Los Angeles Daily News, Newsday, Newsweek, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Progressive magazine, San Francisco Chronicle, The Washington Post, and many others.

Larry is a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors and a board member of the Philadelphia Writers Conference. He wrote a chapter on op-eds and essays for The ASJA Guide to Freelance Writing (St. Martin's Press) and is the author of Skewed: A Critical Thinker's Guide to Media Bias (Prometheus Books).

Mr. Atkins teaches Journalism I and II, Opinion Writing, and Social and Ethical Issues in Sports at Arcadia University, Writing for Journalism at Temple University and Mass Media Law and Ethics at Montgomery County Community College


  • District of Columbia
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania


  • Temple University, Beasley School of Law, JD