Deroy Murdock

A founding member of the Project 21 black leadership network, New York political commentator Deroy Murdock is a Fox News contributor; an emeritus media fellow with the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace at Stanford University; and a Senior Fellow with the Atlas Network, which supports about 557 free-market think tanks in the U.S. and some 100 countries worldwide.

Mr. Murdock’s weekly column, “This Opinion Just In,” reaches newspapers across America including the New York Post, The Washington Times, and the New Hampshire Union-Leader. He is a frequent guest on numerous podcasts and radio outlets.

As a popular public speaker, he has lectured or debated at Boston College; the Cato Institute; the Council on Foreign Relations; Harvard Medical School; the Heritage Foundation; the National Academy of Sciences; Dartmouth, Stanford, and Tulane universities; and various fora, from Bogota to Buenos Aires to Budapest.

He is a native of Los Angeles, a graduate of Georgetown University, and a resident of New York City, where he earned an MBA from New York University. His MBA program included a semester at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

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