David Harsanyi
David Harsanyi
David Harsanyi, Senior Editor
David Harsanyi is a senior editor at The Federalist. Harsanyi is a nationally syndicated columnist and author of three books. His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Weekly Standard, National Review, Reason, New York Post, and numerous other publications. David has appeared on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, NPR, ABC World News Tonight, NBC Nightly News and dozens of radio talk shows across the country. Reach him at dharsanyi@thefederalist.com
Disney World Is The Worst Thing Ever. You Should Definitely Go

However terrible the Disney World experience might seem, it’s worth remember one important thing: it’s not for you.

You Know What’s More Offensive Than Huckabee’s Holocaust Remark? Obama’s Iran Deal

The media are more outraged by the off-hand remarks of a D-list GOP POTUS candidate than they are about Iran being on the threshold of nuclear weapons.

Here’s Why Republicans Hate The Republican Party

If Republicans are incapable of making a compelling case against Planned Parenthood, Iran, or Ex-Im then, really, what exactly can they do?

Releasing Jonathan Pollard Won’t Make The Iran Deal Less Dangerous

The rumored release of Jonathan Pollard, a convicted Israeli spy, has far more to do with Hillary Clinton than the Knesset.

Donald Trump And The Media’s ‘Birther’ Myth

What on earth does the credibility of conservatives have to do with the media covering a worthwhile story?

Americans Understand Iran A Lot Better Than John Kerry

Right now, it seems that the American public is realistic about Iran’s intentions. Or, at least, more realistic than our Secretary of State pretends to be.

CDC: The Centers For Baby Control And Prevention

Abortion supporters may treat the procedure as some sort of charitable, helpful act. But there’s no reason for an ostensibly apolitical agency to do the same.

Gun Control: The Killer’s Best Friend

Abdulazeez shot his victims in a “gun-free zone,” which is a useful illustration of the absurdity gun-control laws: we constrain conscientious Americans but offer free rein to killers.

Let’s Face It, Planned Parenthood Is Evil

In this country, you can’t put trans fats in your food or smoke in your own bar. But it’s completely legal to kill an unborn baby for convenience and then sell its parts for cash.

Obama’s Nuke Deal Makes Israel The Enemy And Iran Our Ally

There’s little doubt Barack Obama has a desire to see Iran as a counterbalance to Israeli power in the Middle East. Mission almost accomplished.

Sanctuary Cities Represent The Worst Kind Of Liberal Lawlessness

Hundreds of liberal jurisdictions nullify federal immigration law because they find those laws ideologically problematic and immoral.

Bernie Sanders Is The Future Of The Democratic Party

Socialist presidential candidate Bernie Sanders tapped into the progressive id of the Democratic party.

‘Where Are You From?’ And Other Unspeakable Acts Of Bigotry

According to a new guide of Racial Microaggression, the only thing more offensive than asking a person where they’re from is asking them where they were born.

Was I Wrong To Support Gay Marriage?

Love is love, except when a person loves their God and follows the tenets of their faith, evidently.

Jimmy Carter Tries To Rewrite Israel’s History

Jimmy Carter wants to take credit for Middle East peace. To do so he has to expediently skip over a momentous historic event.

The Supreme Court On The Rule Of Law: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

According to the Supreme Court we can make up laws as we go along. As long as our intentions are good.

Even If Obama Loses King v. Burwell, Republicans Will Still Screw It Up

The GOP cares more about potential Burwell blowback than it does about fixing policy, which tells us everything we need to know about GOP effectiveness.

Dear Pope Francis: Here Are Five Times Weapons of War Saved Christians

Since there’s evil in the world, someone needs to make weapons to help defend the innocent. Pope Francis should know this. His own Church might not exist without them.

So What Do Liberals Actually Want To Do About Guns?

What federal law could Congress pass to stop the next Roof? Just saying “Do something about guns” is vacuous political posturing.

Actually, President Obama, Mass Killings Aren’t Uncommon In Other Countries

President Barack Obama responded to the horrific shooting at a historically black church in Charleston that left nine dead with an earnest statement—well, other than that contention that was completely untrue.