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 [email protected]
Don’t Use Saudi Abuse As An Excuse To Prop Up The Iranian Terror State

Saudi Arabia and Iran are both Islamic theocracies. The choice is whether we do business with one that alleviates terror or one that deploys it.

2018 Is The Most Important Election In The History Of Mankind (This Time We Really Mean It!)

The 2018 midterm is certainly not the most important election in history, nor in your lifetime. Unless, that is, you’re two years old.

Disney Princess Movies Are Destroying Your Children

‘Frozen’ star Kristen Bell recently told an interviewer she’s not ‘100 percent comfortable’ with the Disney princess tales.

The Five Most Important Guns In American History

The most consequential guns in U.S. history. Adapted from David Harsanyi’s book, “First Freedom: A Ride Through America’s Enduring History with the Gun.”

The Only Remarkable Thing About Beto O’Rourke Is How Much The Media Loves Him

The way journalists have treated Senate nominee Beto O’Rourke is just another sign of their bias, advocacy, and wishful thinking.

Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Test Proves She Was Lying

Acting as if the results of the senator’s DNA test are a vindication of her initial claims is an assault on reason.

Yes, It’s A Mob.

It’s one thing to see activists act like a mob of bullies in public. It’s another thing to have the Democratic Party egg them on.

Democrats Have Become A Dangerous Threat To Our Institutions

According to liberals, every conservative-run institution is illegitimate. Working out how it’s illegitimate is the only question.

Democrats’ New Anti-Gun Laws Are Also An Attack On Due Process

Another area of American life where we continue to see egregious attacks on the presumption of innocence is gun ownership.

Defending Brett Kavanaugh Isn’t An Attack On Women

The transparent bad faith exhibited by Democrats regarding Brett Kavanugh ensures future allegations will be met with skepticism.

Democrats Go Full Authoritarian To Stop Brett Kavanaugh

Whatever happens to the Brett Kavanaugh, Democrats have normalized another illiberal position in their pretend crusade to save America from Donald Trump.

There’s No Reason To Delay The Kavanaugh Vote Any Further

If Christine Ford doesn’t show up on Monday in front of the Senate judiciary committee, there is no reason to delay the vote.

Democrats Have Made Sure That Brett Kavanaugh Will Never Get A Fair Hearing

If the GOP surrenders to the Democrat’s ploy against Brett Kavanaugh, they will be creating a precedent that says even unsubstantiated accusations should be disqualifying. 

‘The System’s Not Working’ Is Liberal Speak For ‘We’re Not Getting What We Want’

Liberals are increasingly comfortable arguing against the ‘undemocratic’ Constitution, seeing the system as the opposition.

Thanks, Obama!

Barack Obama’s haughty finger-wagging and revisionism reminds us that the Trump presidency is, in big part, a manifestation of his legacy.

The New York Times Anonymous Op-ed Pushes Electoral Sabotage

The problem with the much-discussed op-ed isn’t that the author is anonymous, it’s that author celebrates nullifying a presidential election.

Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing Showcases The Paranoia Of The Resistance

The Supreme Court confirmation hearings show conspiracy theorists aren’t confined to any political party, they’re just treated differently by the press.

J.D. Martinez’s Second Amendment Stance Isn’t ‘Controversial,’ It’s Patriotic

Although a bit crudely, perhaps, the MLB superstar J.D. Martinez was merely embracing the Founding Fathers’ position on an armed citizenry.

If You Want To Know Why Conservatives Don’t Trust Media, Watch CNN

Donald Trump’s ‘fake news’ hyperbole has currency with Americans because the media often live up to their worst expectations. Just look at CNN.

The ‘Echo Chamber’ Isn’t A Conspiracy Theory, It’s A Fact

The New Yorker’s new blockbuster piece exposing the ‘echo chamber’ conspiracy memo only helps prove the document’s contention.