A founding member of the Project 21 black leadership network, New York commentator Deroy Murdock is a nationally-syndicated columnist with the Scripps Howard News Service; a media fellow with the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace at Stanford University;a Fox News Contributor and a Senior Fellow with the Atlas Economic Research Foundation, a supporter of about 300 free-market think tanks in some 90 countries world-wide.
Mr. Murdock’s column, “This Opinion Just In,” reaches approximately 400 newspapers across America each week, including the New York Post, The Washington Times, the Boston Herald, and The San Francisco Examiner. He is a frequent guest on CNBC, CNN, C-Span, Fox News Channel, MSNBC, and other TV 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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