A quarterly magazine of urban affairs, published by the Manhattan Institute, edited by Brian C. Anderson.
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Brian C. Anderson is City Journals editor. He is the author of Democratic Capitalism and Its Discontents; South Park Conservatives: The Revolt Against Liberal Media Bias; and Raymond Aron: The Recovery of the Political.
William Andrews has worked at the New York City Transit Police, the NYPD, and First Security Consulting, which advises police departments in the U.S. and abroad. He is currently helping to introduce New York City-style policing to Brazil.
Michael Knox Beran, a lawyer and writer, is a contributing editor of City Journal and the author of Forge of Empires. He has also written Jeffersons Demons and The Last Patrician, a New York Times Notable Book of 1998.
Claire Berlinski, a contributing editor of City Journal, is an American journalist who lives in Istanbul. She is the author of There Is No Alternative: Why Margaret Thatcher Matters and of Menace in Europe: Why the Continents Crisis is Americas, Too.
Theodore Dalrymple is a retired physician who regularly saw patients in an English prison. He is a contributing editor of City Journal and a columnist for the London Spectator. His new book, Our Culture, What's Left of It, is a collection of his City Journal essays.
Nicole Gelinas is a contributing editor of City Journal and a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst with a background in business journalism.
Edward Glaeser is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, a contributing editor of City Journal, a contributor to the New York Timess Economix blog, the Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics at Harvard University, the director of the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, and the director of the Rappaport Institute of Greater Boston.
Victor Davis Hanson is a contributing editor of City Journal and the author of Carnage and Culture. A military historian who teaches classics at California State University at Fresno, he lives on a family farm in Selma, California.
Howard Husock is the Manhattan Institutes vice president for policy research, the director of its Social Entrepreneurship Initiative, and a City Journal contributing editor. An Emmy Award-winning journalist, he is the author of Americas Trillion-Dollar Housing Mistake: The Failure of American Housing Policy and Repairing the Ladder: Towards a New Housing Policy Paradigm. He has also written for the Wall Street Journal, The Public Interest, the New York Times Magazine, Society, Responsive Community, and others.
Kay S. Hymowitz, a contributing editor of City Journal, is the author of Ready or Not: Why Treating Children as Small Adults Endangers Their Future—And Ours and a principal contributor to Modern Sex: Liberation and Its Discontents.
Stefan Kanfer, a contributing editor of City Journal and a former editor of Time, is the author of several novels and social histories. His most recent books are Groucho, a biography of Groucho Marx, and The Essential Groucho.
Andrew Klavan is a City Journal contributing editor and the author of such best-selling novels as Dont Say a Word, True Crime, Empire of Lies, and The Identity Man. He has been nominated for the Mystery Writers of Americas Edgar Award five times and has won twice. His Pajamas Media webcast, Klavan on the Culture, can be found at pajamasmedia.com/andrewklavan.
John Leo is a contributing editor of City Journal. He is also the editor of MindingTheCampus.com. His popular column On Society ran in U.S. News & World Report for 17 years and was syndicated in 140 newspapers through the Universal Press Syndicate. He is the author of three books, most recently Incorrect Thoughts.
Heather Mac Donald is a contributing editor of City Journal, John M. Olin Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, and author of The Burden of Bad Ideas: How Modern Intellectuals Misshape Our Society. Her articles have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, The New Republic, and the New York Times.
Myron Magnet is the author of The Dream and the Nightmare: The Sixties Legacy to the Underclass. He is City Journals editor-at-large and was its editor from 1994 through 2006.
Steven Malanga is the senior editor of City Journal and a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. He was formerly executive editor at Crain’s New York Business.
John H. McWhorter, a contributing editor to City Journal, writes and comments extensively on race, ethnicity, and cultural issues. He is the author of All About the Beat: Why Hip Hop Cant Save Black America; Losing the Race; Authentically Black; and Winning the Race. McWhorter is also a noted linguist and the author of, among other books, The Power of Babel: A Natural History of Language and Doing Our Own Thing: The Degradation of Language and Music in America and Why We Should, Like, Care.
Judith Miller is a Pulitzer Prizewinning journalist who writes about national security issues. She has written or coauthored four books, including Germs: Biological Weapons and Americas Secret War.
Benjamin A. Plotinsky is the managing editor of City Journal. His writing has also appeared in Commentary and Academic Questions. He holds a doctorate in English literature from the University of Chicago.
Peter Reinharz is chief of the Family Court division of the New York City Law Department, an adjunct professor at Fordham Law School, and a City Journal contributing editor. He is the author of Killer Kids, Bad Law: Tales of the Juvenile Justice System.
Fred Siegel is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institutes Center for State and Local Leadership, a City Journal contributing editor, and a scholar-in-residence at Saint Francis College in Brooklyn. A former editor of City Journal, he is the author of The Prince of the City: Giuliani, New York and the Genius of American Life and The Future Once Happened Here: New York, D.C., L.A. and the Fate of Americas Big Cities.
Guy Sorman is the author of numerous books, including The Empire of Lies, forthcoming from Encounter. He lives in Paris and is the president of the publishing house Éditions Sorman.
Harry Stein is a contributing editor of City Journal. A journalist and novelist, he is most recently the author of How I Accidentally Joined the Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy: (And Found Inner Peace).
Sol Stern, a contributing editor of City Journal, has written for Commentary and the Wall Street Journal and has served as a policy analyst for the governments of New York City and New York State.
William J. Stern is a contributing editor of City Journal. He chaired New York governor Mario Cuomo’s 1982 campaign, and from 1983 to 1985 headed the state’s Urban Development Corporation.
Luigi Zingales is the Robert C. McCormack Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.