Nicole Russell
Nicole Russell
Nicole Russell
After working in Republican politics in Minnesota, Nicole Russell moved near Washington, DC and began her journalism career. Her work has appeared in the The Atlantic, The New York Times, National Review, Politico, The Washington Times, The American Spectator, and Parents Magazine. She was the 2010 recipient of the American Spectator's Young Journalist Award and she resides in northern Virginia with her four kids. Follow her on Twitter @russell_nm.
Summary Study Finds Biological, Sex-Based Origins For How Children Express Gender

A meta-analysis published in the Infant and Child Development Journal found gender isn’t just a social construct, but has its basis in a ‘biological origin.’

Bright Spot: Gerber Picks Boy With Down Syndrome As 2018 Gerber Baby

The choice is important, and it’s nice to see a company value all life, not just the lives of babies who look like portraitures.

Smears Against Nikki Haley Prove Michael Wolff Is A Scumbag

Michael Wolff’s behavior cheapens politics, ideological debate, and women like Nikki Haley, who do well at both. He needs to be shut down.

Women Hurting After Working For Planned Parenthood Turn Here For Help

Cecile Richards is leaving behind more than 3 million aborted fetuses as she steps down from Planned Parenthood. Other staff are seeking help.

How The Women’s March Hurts The Women They’re Trying To Promote

If the women’s march wants to continue to be effective, they may want to consider elevating the language of the debate, to ensure accuracy and persuade.

After Lawsuits, FEMA Stops Discriminating Against Religious Relief Organizations

FEMA is now accepting disaster aid applications through February 4 from houses of worship damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

5 Reasons You Should Binge-Watch ‘The Godfather’ On Netflix Right Now

While older generations may know everything there is to know about the quotable mafia flick, millennials may have yet to bask in the glory of Marlon Brando’s mystifying role.

Here’s How Average Families Would Spend Their Extra $1,000 Per Year From Tax Cuts

Liberals mocked new tax cuts for ‘only’ allowing middle-class Americans to keep an average of $1,000 more of their money a year. Excuse me. We can do a lot with that money.

3 Ways Chelsea Handler Is The Worst Feminist Cliché

If comedian Chelsea Handler thinks feminists should be rude, racist, and entitled, that word doesn’t mean what she thinks it means.

U.S. Department Of Justice Finally Starts Investigating Planned Parenthood

Assistant Attorney General Stephen Boyd has requested unredacted documents from the Senate Judiciary Committee’s investigation into Planned Parenthood.

Top 5 Most Ridiculous Reactions To Congress Passing Tax Bills

Three things are certain: death, taxes, and liberals hysterically proclaiming that people will die because of lower taxes.

In Cakeshop Case, One Side Argues Sexual Behavior Is Akin To Race, The Other For Speech And Religious Freedoms

The ACLU characterizes the core issue in Masterpiece as not free speech or the free exercise of religion, but discrimination comparable to racial division in the 1960s.

FBI Finally Investigates Planned Parenthood’s Human Remains Trafficking Scheme

Few mainstream sources have reported that the FBI appears to be readying a probe into Planned Parenthood, after nearly three years of investigations. When will the GOP finally defund it?

Supreme Court To Hear Most Important Fourth Amendment Case In A Generation

Should government be able to seize your smartphone and other private digital information without a warrant and use it against you?

Why I’m Not Giving My Ten-Year-Old A Smartphone

According to Time magazine, ten years old is the average age kids receive phones nowadays. That’s ridiculous.

5 Ways Taylor Swift Is A Capitalist Clairvoyant

With ‘Reputation,’ Taylor Swift has sold more albums in four days than any other album has sold the entire year. This is the free market at its finest.

Virginia Suburb Elects First Openly Transgender Candidate To State Office

On Tuesday, Virginia voters elected the first trans candidate to hold state office. Danica Roem beat Republican Bob Marshall, who had held office for more than 20 years

Planned Parenthood Whistleblowers Release Third Video In New Series

The Center for Medical Progress’s most recent videos debunk several myths about how Planned Parenthood and StemExpress colluded to profit from aborted baby parts.

If Kate Upton’s Wedding Dress Can Be Modest, So Can Yours

The supermodel got married this weekend. We saw far less skin than Kate Upton’s usual—and we loved it.

Why This Isn’t The Right Time For Republicans To Propose An Abortion Heartbeat Bill

Instead of proposing bans on abortions at six weeks, the GOP should focus on a few other, more effective, ideas, especially since they’ve left major campaign promises unfulfilled.