Theodore Dalrymple is a contributing editor of City Journal, the Dietrich Weismann Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, and the author of many books, including Grief and Other Stories.

Stephen Eide is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor of City Journal.

Nicole Gelinas is a City Journal contributing editor, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, and the author of After the Fall: Saving Capitalism from Wall Street—and Washington.

Ted Gioia is the author of ten books, including Music: A Subversive History, to be published by Basic Books next year.

Edward L. Glaeser is a professor of economics at Harvard University, a City Journal contributing editor, and the author of Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier.

Allen C. Guelzo is the Henry R. Luce Professor of the Civil War Era, Director of Civil War Era Studies at Gettysburg College, and the author of Abraham Lincoln: Redeemer President and other books.

Kay S. Hymowitz is a City Journal contributing editor, the William E. Simon Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, and the author of Manning Up: How the Rise of Women Has Turned Men into Boys.

Spencer Klavan is Lecturer in Ancient Greek at the University of Oxford.

Steven Malanga is the senior editor of City Journal, the George M. Yeager Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, and the author of Shakedown: The Continuing Conspiracy Against the American Taxpayer.

Joshua Mitchell is a professor of political theory at Georgetown University and the author of Tocqueville in Arabia: Dilemmas in the Democratic Age.

Douglas Muzzio is a professor of public affairs at the Austin Marxe School of Public and International Affairs at Baruch College, CUNY.

Naomi Schaefer Riley is a senior fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum and a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.

Christopher F. Rufo is executive director for the Documentary Foundation and a research fellow at the Discovery Institute’s Center for Wealth & Poverty. He has directed three documentaries for PBS, and his next film, America Lost, tells the story of life in three of America’s forgotten cities.

John Tierney is a contributing editor of City Journal and a contributing science columnist for the New York Times.

Jerry Weinberger is University Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Michigan State University.


Seth Barron is associate editor of City Journal and project director of the NYC Initiative at the Manhattan Institute. Bruce Bawer is the author of several books, including The Victims’ Revolution, While Europe Slept, and the novel The Alhambra. Aaron M. Renn is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor of City Journal.


David M. Grossman is an American photographer living in Brooklyn. His photographs are regularly published internationally in books and magazines and online, as well as in exhibits. Jason Kernevich and Dustin Summers, The Heads of State, have created award-winning posters, book covers, branding, and illustrations for a diverse and impressive list of clients. They teach graphic design and illustration at the Tyler School of Art. Alberto Mena is a graphic designer in New York. Dante Terzigni is an illustrator and designer based in Cleveland. His clients include the Washington Post, the New York Times, Thomson Reuters, Harry Rosen, W. K. Kellogg, Wells Fargo, Oprah magazine, and HOW magazine. 


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