Michael Tomasky

Michael Tomasky is a columnist at "New York" magazine, where he has written "The City Politic" column since 1995. His work has appeared in many publications, including "The New York Times Book Review, The Washington Post, Harper's, The Nation, The Village Voice, Dissent, Lingua Franca, George," and "GQ." He is the author of "Left for Dead," a study of the intellectual collapse of the American left. Born and raised in Morgantown, West Virginia, he lives with his wife in Brooklyn.