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 four 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]
Israel Has Every Right To Block Rashida Tlaib And Ilhan Omar

Israeli officials have decided to block Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from entering their country. They have every moral right to do so.

If It Wants To Survive, The NRA Needs To Change

In the 1970s, the NRA changed its mission. If the NRA wants to be as powerful as Democrats claim it is, it’s going to have to change again.

The Slow But Gratifying Death Of The Silver Jews

David Berman, poet and musician best known for playing with the Silver Jews died this week at the age 52. David Harsanyi interviewed him in 2001.

Joaquin Castro’s Doxxing Of Voters Is Un-American

Joaquin Castro tweeted out the names and employers of more than 40 San Antonians who maxed out their donations to Donald Trump’s reelection campaign.  

‘Do Something!’ Is Not Going To Stop Mass Shooters

Those who demand we #dosomething have no plan to protect innocent men, women, and children from mass shootings. They have a hashtag to placate voters.

Compared To The Democrats, Donald Trump Is Moderate

When it comes to policy, Donald Trump makes the presidential hopefuls of the Democratic Party look like a gaggle of extremists.

Democrats’ Embrace Of Al Sharpton Exposes Their Hypocrisy

You might be legitimately slighted by Donald Trump’s attacks on Cummings, but the president’s words about Al Sharpton are hardly debatable.

Robert Mueller’s Testimony A Complete Disaster For Democrats

If Democrats believed that Robert Mueller would provide them with additional ammunition for an impeachment inquiry they made an extraordinary miscalculation.

Unlike His Critics, Former New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera Is A Mensch

Former Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera supports a pluralistic nation with democratic institutions and free association. His anti-Israel critics do not.

Why CNN’s Normalizing Of A White Nationalist Matters

No one does more to normalize white supremacists than outlets like CNN. And the reasons for it are transparently partisan.

Three Obamacare Myths That Refuse To Die

Every time the question of Obamacare’s constitutionality comes up, we hear a lot of historical revisionism about the law’s inception.

Tucker Carlson Is Absolutely Right About Ilhan Omar

Ilhan Omar isn’t the kind of immigrant we should want. Not because she is a Muslim or black, but because she doesn’t believe American principles. What Carlson is wrong about is immigration policy.

Barr Is Right: The Trump-Russia Conspiracy Is ‘Bogus,’ And Mueller Proved It

Attorney General William Barr reiterated his intention to find out why the Obama administration launched an investigation into Trump’s presidential campaign.

Biden: ‘Sometimes Even George Wallace Is Right’

In 1981, Joe Biden argued that segregationist George Wallace’s positions on criminal justice, rehabilitation, and the death penalty were prophetic.

Why Nike’s Capitulation To Kaepernick Matters

By bowing to Colin Kaepernick’s objections, Nike is helping to normalize the brittle sensitivities of social justice warriors.

First Debate Proved The Democratic Party Has Gone ¡Loco!

Presidential candidate Joe Biden was the winner of the first Democratic Party primary debate, y ni siquiera tuvo que aparecer.

Bernie’s #CancelStudentDebt Is A Dangerous Scam

Sen. Bernie Sanders’ new plan to eliminate $1.6 trillion in student debt does little to help the poor and absolutely nothing to lower costs.

Biden Was More Than ‘Civil’ With Segregationists. He Was An Ally

Leading presidential contender Joe Biden was far more than ‘civil’ with segregationists; they were some of his biggest early allies.

The Problem With Ocasio-Cortez’s Shameful Ignorance Of History

Nazi analogies, like the one Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently used, are embarrassingly ignorant and diminish the suffering of millions.

Hey Joe Biden, Here Are Some Scandals You Forgot

Perhaps Joe Biden feels ‘most proud’ of his mythical years of non-scandals because it’s the only thing in his past he isn’t going to be forced to abandon.