Mark Tapson

Mark Tapson Editor-in-Chief

Mark Tapson is a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the David Horowitz Freedom Center, where he focuses on the politics of popular culture. He is a longtime regular contributor to FrontPage Magazine and wrote the Freedom Center pamphlet Obama’s 1984. In addition, he is a staff writer for Acculturated, an online magazine about the vices and virtues of pop culture. His writing has also appeared at The Federalist, PJ Media, The New Criterion, Big Hollywood, and ​Townhall, among other places. He has made television appearances on CNN, Glenn Beck and elsewhere, as well as many radio and public appearances.

In the screenwriting arena, Mark began as the writer’s assistant on the controversial miniseries “The Path to 9/11.” Since then he has written for numerous movie projects including co-writing the award-winning documentary Jihad in America: The Grand Deception for Steven Emerson’s Investigative Project on Terrorism. He is currently adapting two books for the big screen and writing a book of his own for Templeton Press.