Author

Michael J. Mooney

Michael J. Mooney lives in Dallas and is the author of The Life and Legend of Chris Kyle.

Sports |
October 8, 2019

More Than a Game

One month after a man from Plano drove to El Paso and murdered 22 people, a high school football game between the two communities became a chance to heal.

Politics & Policy |
July 23, 2019

Trump’s Apostle

No matter how incendiary his latest tweet or policy might seem, Donald Trump can count on evangelical preacher and Fox News fixture Robert Jeffress to defend him. What’s behind the Dallas pastor’s unconditional embrace?

Politics & Policy |
May 21, 2017

The Empathy of David Brown

In the turbulent days after a gunman murdered five officers last year, the Dallas police chief was the voice of compassion and unity that the city and country needed. The way he sees it, his entire life had been preparing him for that moment.