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
5 Big Takeaways From The House Benghazi Report

The Obama administration misled the public and obstructed investigations into the Benghazi terror attack, according to a new congressional report.

Abortion Humor Isn’t Funny, But It Sure Is Revealing

The Daily Show tweeted out an encouragement to male viewers to knock up women and make them get abortions. The joke bombed, but at least it was honest.

Washington Post’s Kermit Gosnell Denialism Is Out Of Control

The paper that dismissed serial murdering abortionist Kermit Gosnell as a “local crime” story now says his killing spree is just a myth.

Journalist Who Called For Murder Of GOP Suddenly Concerned About Rhetoric

A Detroit Free Press editor who called for the murder of GOP lawmakers is now concerned about the ‘insulting language’ people have used to describe Detroit’s failed public schools.

3 Huge Reasons You Can’t Compare Democrat Gun Sit-In With The Civil Rights Movement

Democrats said their anti-gun rights protest was in a civil rights tradition. They’re not even close to having that moral high ground. Here’s why.

Democrats Shut Down Congress With Anti-Civil Rights Sit-In. Good!

Democrats staged a sit-in of Congress as part of their campaign against gun rights. But there’s an upside to their hostility to civil liberties.

Obama Admin Deletes ISIS References From Orlando 911 Calls

The White House wants people to calm down about terrorism. Here are four problems with Obama’s approach of downplaying ISIS and other Islamist terror.

New York Times Claims ‘Romans’ Calls For ‘Execution Of Gays’

A New York Times story claims that the New Testament calls for killing gay people. Religious illiteracy among journalists is becoming a dangerous epidemic.

Anderson Cooper’s Orlando Ranting Is Bad For America

Anderson Cooper’s bullying of same-sex marriage opponents isn’t tough journalism but an example of media cowardice in the face of Islamist violence.

Of Course Hillary Clinton’s Success Is Due To Her Husband. So?

Conservatives should be glad Hillary Clinton is showing just how powerful an institution marriage truly is.

What If ‘Ghostbusters’ Marketing Is Intentionally Bad?

The marketing campaign for the new ‘Ghostbusters’ movie has been oddly polarizing. Are Sony execs just trying to save themselves from a bad movie?

Detroit Free Press Editor Calls For Murder Of GOP Lawmakers

Detroit Free Press editorial page editor Stephen Henderson called for violent retribution against legislators who support charter schools.

BuzzFeed: We Refuse To Bake The GOP’s Pro-Trump Advertising Cake

BuzzFeed is reneging on a contract because of pangs of conscience. Does this mean they’ll see the light on others who decline service for moral reasons?

6 Quick Takeaways On Hillary Clinton’s Big Foreign Policy Speech

Hillary Clinton’s big foreign policy speech was really a big anti-Trump speech. She’s improving and explaining her strategy, but she’s still conventional.

3 Stupidest Reactions To David French’s Possible Candidacy

The reaction to news that conservative attorney David French might launch a presidential bid explains a lot about why good people don’t run for office.

Katie Couric Decried ‘Edited’ Planned Parenthood Footage, Then Doctored A Gun Owner Interview

When the Planned Parenthood videos broke, Katie Couric jumped on the campaign to discredit them as ‘edited.’ Her new gun control documentary is inexcusable.

Planned Parenthood Evacuated Due To … Baby Food?

Planned Parenthood evacuated its office and sent seven people to the hospital with ‘shortness of breath’ due to a substance that ended up being baby food.

Media Want To Make Sure You Never Hear About ‘The Little Sisters Of The Poor’

The Little Sisters of the Poor just beat Obama in court, so why don’t the media want you to know anything about them? Why can’t they mention their name?

Beltway Conservatives Need To Get Out Of Their Bubble On Trump

Peggy Noonan’s most recent Wall Street Journal column has upset many who oppose Donald Trump. But their political communication seriously needs to improve.

What Sheryl Sandberg, Jim Gaffigan, And Clarence Thomas Tell Us About Relationships

Jim Gaffigan and other commencement speakers told grads that accomplishment is found in healthy relationships and lives of service, not corporate success.