Helen Raleigh
Helen Raleigh
Helen Raleigh
Helen Raleigh is a senior contributor to The Federalist. An immigrant from China, she is the owner of Red Meadow Advisors, LLC, a Colorado Registered Investment Advisory Firm, and an immigration policy fellow at the Centennial Institute in Colorado. She is the author of several books, including "Confucius Never Said" and "The Broken Welcome Mat." Her writings have also appeared in the Wall Street Journal, The Denver Post, and Townhall.com. Follow Helen on Twitter @HRaleighspeaks, or check out her website: helenraleighspeaks.com.
‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Is Funny And Successful Because It’s Not Woke

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ surpassed $25 million in ticket sales in the opening weekend across both the United States and Canada, beating Mark Wahlberg’s action thriller ‘Mile 22.’

This Spat Between A Chinese Hacker And Vice Makes Sarah Jeong Look Like A Hack

The dispute between Naomi Wu and Vice is complicated and touches on two very different social systems. The New York Times’ Sarah Jeong doesn’t think it’s complicated at all.

Turkey Has Only Its President To Blame For Its Financial Crisis

Despite being a long-time NATO member, Turkey under the leadership of President Tayyip Erdogan no longer acts like an ally.

World Tyrants’ Sham Elections Prove Calling Something ‘Democratic’ Doesn’t Make It True

Western countries shouldn’t be fooled into believing a multiplication of ‘elections’ around the globe is a win for democracy.

Google Refuses To Assist U.S. Military, Bends Over For China’s Communist Censors

Besides clearly showing the company is willing to put profit above doing what’s right, their decision to censor their search engine in China is likely to threaten their bottom line in the long run.

China’s Latest Vaccine Scandal Illustrates The Dangers Of Socialized Medicine

Between the tainted milk scandal several years ago that made 300,000 babies sick and the current vaccine scandal, Chinese parents are fed up. They’ve love to have the choices and quality freedom provides.

Why Saudi Women Want Muscle Cars Now That They’re Allowed To Drive

Women inside oppressive regimes love muscle cars because they’re a taste of freedom. As an immigrant from Communist China, I’ve experienced this firsthand.

Why It’s Not Racist Or Sexist For The University Of Wyoming To Champion Cowboys

Activists are attacking the University of Wyoming’s use of ‘cowboy’ in its slogan, on the grounds it’s sexist and racist. They could not be more wrong.

Kim’s Latest Antics Beg The Question: Was The Singapore Summit A Total Failure?

We’ve seen the cycle happen too many times. Every administration thinks they know how to deal with North Korea — yet they too end up fooled.

Here’s How Marrying Instead Of Cohabiting Can Help Bump Your Net Worth By $27,000

If you and your partner are ready to take the next step, a recent study provides one more good reason marriage is a much better option than cohabitation.

Why Americans Should Care About Mexico’s Presidential Election

Frontrunner Andrés Manuel López Obrador is a radical leftist whose presidency could engender a worse crisis on the southern border.

Here’s What You Need To Know About The Travel Ban Ruling That’s Not Drowning In Hyperbole

Some on the left have already called the Supreme Court’s ruling an endorsement of discrimination. But people who make such accusations clearly didn’t read either the original executive order or the court’s opinion.

Asian-Americans Are Finally Cluing Into The Racism Underlying Identity Politics

As identity politics continue to produce discriminatory policies, Asian Americans are fighting back, and many are reexamining their steadfast loyalty to liberal causes and the Democratic Party.

5 Takeaways From The Historic Trump-Kim Summit In Singapore

While the summit between President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jung-Un was historic, it remains to be seen whether it accomplished much good for the world.

A Crank Called Colorado Police To Shut Down Kids’ Lemonade Stand, And It Worked

What kind of sick person would call the cops on a hot sunny day to complain about three little kids and their lemonade stand?

3 Takeaways From The Supreme Court Gay Celebration Cake Ruling

The ruling seems like a victory for religious freedom, but a closer look shows three things about the ruling that people who believe letting others live authentically can’t afford to ignore.

Trump Should Focus On China, Not Fighting Trade Wars With Allies

Given both the negative economic effects and political risks, President Trump’s latest trade war with allies seems a miscalculated move, a fight he shouldn’t have picked.

How Axing The Iran Deal Allows For Better Deals With Iran And North Korea

Just like Iran, Kim Jong-Un comes to the negotiation table in a weak position following President Trump’s big recent foreign policy decisions.

Boston Globe Bombshell: John Kerry Secretly Working With Foreign Leaders To Undermine Trump’s Iran Decision

As a private citizen, John Kerry is reportedly working with foreign officials, including from U.S. adversaries such as Iran, to potentially undermine the elected president.

Dude Ignorant Of Chinese Fashion History Unloads On Girl For Wearing Chinese Dress To Prom

If there’s really such a thing as cultural appropriation, it’s the Han Chinese women who appropriated the Qipao dress from Manchu women.