Mollie Hemingway
Mollie Hemingway
Mollie Hemingway, Senior Editor
Mollie Ziegler Hemingway is a senior editor at The Federalist. A longtime journalist, her work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, the Guardian, the Washington Post, CNN, National Review, GetReligion, Ricochet, Christianity Today, Federal Times, Radio & Records and many other publications. Mollie was a 2004 recipient of a Phillips Foundation Journalism Fellowship. Reach her at
Abortion Activists Respond To Funny Doritos Ad About Babies With Bizarre Twitter Rants

A Doritos ad depicting a hungry, unborn baby upset abortion rights activists. The ridiculous response shows the lack of art and beauty in pro-choice messages.

13 Quick Takeaways From The 2016 Iowa Caucuses

Despite polls showing Trump would win, Cruz handily beat him. But the Democratic race had surprises as well. Here are the highlights from the Iowa caucuses.

6 Quick Takeaways From GOP Debate In Iowa

Paul excels, Christie shines, and Rubio and Cruz tussle in last GOP debate before Iowa caucuses. Trump’s absence was not a big deal.

When In Rome, Do As The Iranians Do?

Head coverings for foreign visitors to Iran would go over a lot better if other countries didn’t neglect their own cultural norms to please others.

What Trump’s Cut-And-Run From Fox Debate Doesn’t Mean

Donald Trump is, for now, promising to boycott the next debate. No, he’s not copying the RNC and this doesn’t spell the end of conservative media critiques.

BuzzFeed’s ‘Priest, Rabbi, Imam’ Video Is An Insult To Viewers Of All Faiths

BuzzFeed asked three liberal clergy to reaffirm everything its readers already believe. The result was hilariously bad.

Amy Schumer Deserves Support For Embracing Virtue

Amy Schumer is embracing virtue and self-respect over the internal contradictions and insufficiency of feminism. It’s good news.

7 Quick Takeaways From The First GOP Debate Of 2016

Last night was the first GOP debate of 2016. It was surprisingly feisty, with Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, and Marco Rubio each performing well.

Ted Cruz’s Ad Game Is Strong

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign ads are provocative, thoughtful, visually engaging, and funny.

4 Problems With Media Confusion Over Ted Cruz’s Quoting Of Scripture

When Ted Cruz discusses the “body of Christ,” the “full armor of God” or other passages from Scripture, our media put their religious ignorance on display.

These 20 Clips Of David Bowie Will Ch-Ch-Change Your Life

As family and fans grieve the death of David Bowie, here are some of his best hits from the beginning to the very end.

Obama’s Claims About Internet Gun Sales Are Completely False

President Obama claimed that violent felons can purchase guns online without a background check. This is false in at least three major ways.

BuzzFeed Gets Punked By Insane Prisoner Lawsuit Mentioning Cliven Bundy

BuzzFeed pushed a hot story about anti-government activist Cliven Bundy’s claims about President Obama and Donald Trump. The only problem? It wasn’t true.

Donald Trump Is Smart To Remind Voters Of Clinton Drama

The media feigned confusion at Donald Trump’s mention of Bill Clinton’s sexual harassment of women. Once again, Trump’s insult was well-targeted.

4 Problems With The #YouAintNoChristianBruv Campaign Against David Cameron

David Cameron’s opponents are upset with his Christian Christmas message. But their campaign against him is hypocritical and theologically incoherent.

10 Stupidest Things About The Post’s Cartoon Portraying Cruz’s Children As Monkeys

The Washington Post ran a racially charged cartoon mocking Ted Cruz’s children as chained, dancing monkeys. It’s unclear if they understand why it was a problem.

Find Last-Minute Christmas Gifts For The Women In Your Life

Having trouble finding the perfect Christmas gift? Friends of The Federalist compiled an epic list to help you with all the women in your life.

Find The Perfect Christmas Gifts For The Men In Your Life

Having trouble finding the perfect Christmas gift? Friends of The Federalist compiled an epic list to help you with all the men in your life.

The Many Highlights Of The National Security GOP Debate

There was no clear winner at last night’s GOP debate, but there were some surprises, including a good Jeb Bush performance and a toned-down Donald Trump.

We’re All Being Pretty Quiet About Obama’s Failures, Aren’t We?

After the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. soil since 9/11, the media are going out of their way to avoid talking about President Obama’s track record.