David Marcus
David Marcus
David Marcus
David Marcus is the New York Correspondent for the Federalist where he has written since 2013. His work has also appeared in the New York Times, the New York Post, the New York Daily News, National Review Online, The Weekly Standard, and City Journal. David is the former Artistic Director of Blue Box World, a Brooklyn based theater project, and also a former president of the Bat acting company at the Flea Theater. He also was a participant in the 2018 National Security Seminar at the Army War College. [email protected]
Who Is Helped And Hurt By Democrats’ Debate Lineups

The Democrats’ 2020 primary debate lineup is out. So who were the winners, and who were the losers?

Bring Back Scaramucci As Press Secretary

As the White House moves on from the investigation and into an election, Anthony Scaramucci can bring a more upbeat, positive style to the press room.

I’m Sorry, But The Women’s World Cup Is Basically Unwatchable

The women’s World Cup is simply a slower, weaker version of the men’s game. Unlike other women’s sports, it does nothing to make itself unique.

Ava DuVernay Refuses To Apply The Same Standards To Linda Fairstein She Wants For The Central Park Five

In ‘When They See Us,’ prosecutor Linda Fairstein is cast as the villain, but does the film take too many liberties and smear an undeserving person?

Un-Woke John Cleese Lights Up Twitter

In a series of hilarious recent tweets, Monty Python member John Cleese takes aim at political correctness.

In Our Humorless Age, The New York Times Has Cancelled Political Cartoons

The political cartoon has always been a dangerous polemic tool. The New York Times has decided that in our politically correct time it’s too hot to handle.

Why Conservatives Should Stop Giving To Arts Organizations

Progressive hegemony in American arts and culture is a direct result of not-for-profit funding models. Conservatives should stop supporting them.

Lawmaker Accuses Constituents Of Hate Speech For Protesting Drag Queen Story Hour

State Sen. Andrew Gounardes claims that people protesting drag queens reading stories to five-year-olds is ‘hate speech.’ It’s absurd and he should apologize.

Why Joe Biden’s Moderate Abortion Stance Will Help Him

As his Democratic contenders lurch left on the abortion issue, Joe Biden is betting the party’s voters are still closer to the center. He’s right.

Bill de Blasio Is Lying About Anti-Semitic Attacks In Brooklyn

At a press conference yesterday, Mayor de Blasio claimed that the threat of anti-Semitism only exists on the right. It is a dangerous lie.

From Occupy To AOC: The Rise Of The New Progressives, Part 3

With the election of Donald Trump, the New Progressives seized their opportunity to turn protest into political power with a new star.

Dr. Who Writer Claims He Was Cancelled For Tweeting ‘Trannie’

A writer for the BBC franchise ‘Dr. Who’ says his story was cancelled over a tweet critical of the trans movement. It displays a growing and troubling cowardice.

From Occupy To AOC: The Rise Of The New Progressives, Part 2

In the years between Occupy Wall Street and Trump’s victory, the New Progressives made vast cultural gains and prepared to amass real power.

From Occupy To AOC: The Rise Of The New Progressives, Part 1

In fall 2011, Occupy Wall Street captured the nation’s imagination and launched a platform that would come to define the New Progressives.

NYC’s Racist Dept. Of Ed. Shows The Perils Of Privilege Theory

A new lawsuit alleges there’s anti-white racism in New York City’s Education Department. It’s a direct result of privilege theory gone wrong.

Robert Mueller Just Put Nancy Pelosi In A Hard Place

Nancy Pelosi is desperate to stave off impeachment, but Robert Mueller just made that harder.

Why His Support For The 1994 Crime Bill Won’t Hurt Joe Biden — Yet

His support for a controversial 1994 crime bill won’t hurt Joe Biden much in the Democratic primary. But the general election is a different story.

American Conservatives Should Cheer Up, Because They’re Winning

American conservatives always seem to think they are losing, but compared to the rest of the English-speaking world they are absolutely winning.

Ian Bremmer Pushes Fake News On Twitter. Will Liberals Care?

Ian Bremmer tweeted a fake quote of President Trump supposedly praising Kim Jung-Un. Will the left care about this fake news on social media?

Banning Morrissey Only Makes Him Stronger

The world’s oldest record store has banned Morrissey’s albums. But the legendary lyricist and singer just keeps thrilling his fans.