David Marcus
David Marcus
David Marcus
David Marcus is the Federalist's New York Correspondent. He is also the Artistic Director of Blue Box World, a Brooklyn based theater project. His plays have been seen on the stages of Galapagos Arts Space, D Lounge, and Theater Double Rep. A former member of the Bat Acting Company at the Flea Theater he has also performed at the Kennedy Center and Theater for the New City among many others. His work has appeared in National Review Online, The New York Times, City Journal, PJ Media, Liberty Island and the New York Theater Review. Follow him on Twitter, @BlueBoxDave.
How Should White Americans Deal With Their Ancestors?

In the age of privilege, can white Americans still feel pride about their ancestors?

In Syria, Trump’s Coalition Is The Cornerstone Of The West

The United States, the United Kingdom, and France were the heroes of the twentieth century. In the twenty-first century, they still are.

Sally Kohn Is Not A Racist For Quoting A Black Person

It is delicious for conservatives to enjoy Sally Kohn being criticized as a privileged white woman, but she’s not a racist.

5 Big, Fat Lies Free Speech Opponents Love

Free speech is under sustained attack in our country. Here are five lies the attackers use to undermine our most basic freedom.

Morrissey’s Defense Of Free Speech Underlines What Both Right And Left Get Wrong

Morrissey has penned an eloquent attack on those who oppose free speech, but it has lessons for the defenders, too.

CNN’s Fawning Over JFK’s Philandering Shows Stormy Daniels Is Irrelevant

John F. Kennedy’s legacy as president is not defined by sordid affairs, and neither will Donald Trump’s be.

It’s Time To Teach The Bible In Public Schools

Trying to understand Western civilization without reading the Bible is like trying to understand American history without reading the Constitution. It won’t work.

No, The ‘March For Our Lives’ Isn’t Defining A Generation

We are told the Parkland kids have defined their generation. We’ve been told this before, and it’s always wrong.

In the Me Too Moment, David Mamet’s ‘Oleanna’ Still Has Much To Teach Us

David Mamet’s 1992 play ‘Oleanna’ challenged and infuriated audiences with its take on sexual harassment. It still has much to teach us.

Brooklyn NRA Group Not Backing Down After Third Venue Cancels Their Event Under Pressure

The Brooklyn Friends of the NRA have had three venues cancel their fundraiser amid pressure from progressives but they aren’t backing down.

How The FDA Plan To Take Nicotine Out Of Cigarettes Will Fuel Terrorism

The United Sates has never been a rich market for terrorists’ international tobacco trafficking. A new FDA policy will make it one.

After PA-18 Squeaker Democrats Face A Choice

Having apparently eked out a win with a pro-life, pro gun conservative candidate, will the Democratic Party now shift to the middle?

Professor Muzzled For Gay Marriage Comments Is Suing Marquette University

A Marquette professor fired for defending a student’s right to oppose gay marriage in class will have another day in court.

New York City Progressives Try (And Fail) To Limit Asians At Top Schools.

Progressives in New York City unhappy at the lack of diversity in its elite high schools are urging the mayor to lower the number of Asians admitted. This is unfair and wrong.

The News Media’s Nunberg Parade Was a Disgrace

For several hours yesterday, the news media treated an unhinged, likely drunk man as a serious source. It was everything wrong with news coverage of Trump.

Chris Hayes Wows A Rejuvenated Brooklyn Confident Of A Blue Wave In 2018

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes found a Brooklyn audience ready for a fight with Trump at an event promoting his new book.

5 Reasons LeBron James Will Be A Sixer Next Season

If King James wants to be compared to Michael Jordan, Philly is the only place he can achieve that.

Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel Needs To Resign For Incompetence

As allegations of incompetence and misconduct stacked up, Israel has shown no willingness to accept any responsibility for the gross failures of his department.

The Russia Probe Has Turned The News Into ‘Ancient Aliens’

The news media’s rush to judgement on the Russia probe has left them looking like ancient astronaut theorists: entertaining but wrong.

An Armed Guard’s Inaction Makes The Parkland Tragedy Worse

The failure of an armed guard to even enter the school highlights the myriad law enforcement failures in Parkland.