Marc Tracy
Staff Writer

Arthur Chu's ‘Jeopardy!’ Tactics Aren’t New. I Lost Because of Them.
February 04, 2014

Don't hate him for playing smart. Hate the game.

With All the Boycott Israel Talk, What Is BDS?
February 02, 2014

Depending on how you feel about the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, how should you feel about the BDS movement?

Why Is Lean In Valorizing This Republican Congresswoman?
January 31, 2014

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen certainly leaned in—made it harder for other women to do the same.

Marshawn Lynch Won't Talk, and Sports Reporters Won't Shut Up About It
January 31, 2014

The self-important sports press should pipe down about Marshawn Lynch's pre-Super Bowl reticence.

College Football Players Are Paid Professionals Who Absolutely Should Unionize
January 29, 2014

Northwestern college football players have to work. They get paid to work. Now, they want a union. The NCAA is fighting it.

It's Time to Abolish the Super Bowl's Media Day
January 28, 2014

The Tuesday before the Super Bowl has become a gigantic waste of time.

Bill de Blasio Should Just Admit It: He Wants to Tax the Rich
January 27, 2014

Bill de Blasio wants to raise taxes on the wealthy to pay for public education. He should say why else he wants it.

Warren Comes to New York to Push Cuomo, and Maybe Clinton?
January 24, 2014

Elizabeth Warren came to New York City to put pressure on the moderate leaders of the Democratic Party.

Bill de Blasio's Crash Course in Pothole Politics
January 23, 2014

Bill de Blasio's welcome gift was a snow storm. How he (mis)handles it could help determine the effectiveness of his mayoralty.

Snowden Speaks, Says He Acted Alone. Should We Believe Him?
January 22, 2014

The Republican committee chairman suggests Edward Snowden is a spy. Snowden says he isn't. The case for believing neither of them.