Batya Ungar-Sargon Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Net Worth

Batya Ungar Sargon

Newsweek’s deputy opinion editor is Batya Ungar-Sargon. She was previously the opinion editor of the Forward, America’s leading Jewish news organization. She has contributed to the New York Times, the Washington Post, Foreign Policy, Newsweek, and the New York Review of Books Daily, among others.

Early Life

Batya Ungar-Sargon was born between 1975 to 1985 in Gaza, Palestine and she is a member of the Jewish faith. However, due to the little information given, we are unable to determine her nationality. According to her Twitter account, she lives in Brooklyn and had a Grandfather “Willy Ungar” who was killed at his teenage. Also, her grandmother is Indian according to her tweet. Batya went to a Jewish school and college for her education. She also has a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley.

Batya Ungar-Sargon Career

Sargon has written for the New York Times, The Washington Post, Foreign Policy, and other publications while remaining true to her identity and ethics. She has also made appearances on MSNBC, NBC, and other news outlets on occasion. Her dissertation is titled “Coercive Pleasures: The Force and Form of the Novel 1719-1740.”She contributes her perspective as an opinion editor, which has nothing to do with the publications. By moving her focus from wine to social and political issues, she has received more public attention than ever before. Her work is frequently political, racial, social, and ideological in nature.

Social Media

Batya is not that active on social media thus, we couldn’t find her on Instagram or Facebook. Nevertheless, she likes to keep track of what’s going on around the world thus, she is active on Twitter, where she goes by the handle @burgarsargon. With 49.6k followers.

Batya Ungar-Sargon Biography

Real Name Batya Ungar-Sargon
Birth Date 1975-1985
Age (as of 2021) 35-45 Years
Birth Place Gaza, Palestine
Nationality Palestinian
Profession Deputy Opinion Editor
Religion Judaism
Sun sign Not Known

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 6” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds – 132 lbs
Shoe Size 7 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim




School Local High School
College University of California

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Is she a Lesbian? No
Husband Not Known

Personal Life

As far as her private life is concerned, there is no information is available on whether she married or not. Thus, it’s kind of difficult to dig her past as no reports from reliable sources are available that any name we can link with her. She seemed to be more preoccupied with her work than with her marriage.

Batya Ungar-Sargon Net Worth

As a result of her hard work, Batya Ungar-Sargon has earned substantial wealth. Her true net worth and earnings, however, have yet to be discovered on the internet. Her net worth as estimated is around $1 million. For the time being, she has kept her second source of income a secret.


  • She was previously the opinion editor of the Forward, America’s leading Jewish news organization
  • Her work is mainly about political, social, and racial.