George Santos, Performance Artist

Derek Cressman
4 min readJan 23, 2023

The congressman from New York elected under the name George Santos never worked on Wall Street, never graduated from college, and was never even remotely Jew “ish.” He made it all up. But rather than (or rather in addition to) demonizing him for failing to adhere to the expectations of factual accuracy, we might examine him through the lens he has chosen for himself: art.

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Derek Cressman

Hell bent on overturning Citizens United. $$≠free speech. Author, advocate, dad, husband, and very amateur banjo player.