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 three 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]
Yes, Doctors Should ‘Stay In Their Lane’ On Gun Policy

The NRA has every right to call out groups that use science to conceal their political arguments.

Democrats Aren’t Losing Faith In Our Constitutional System. They Just Don’t Like It

Many Democrats see the Constitution as a way to achieve their partisan goals, not as a set of politically neutral and idealistic values.

The Blue Wave Will Have To Be A Tsunami To Be Historically Relevant

If Democrats win the House this week, it won’t necessarily be the historic moment partisans imagine. While the president’s party almost always loses in the midterms, it rarely defines his presidency.

Don Lemon’s Attack On ‘White Men’ Isn’t Just Racist, It’s Incredibly Misleading

Don Lemon’s contention that a person’s race predisposes him to act violently is unequivocally racist. It’s also easily debunked.

The New York Times Botches America’s History With The Gun

You can oppose the Second Amendment and guns if you like, but you can’t rewrite history to comport with your political positions.

The Left’s Response To The Mass Shooting Of Jews Is An Act Of Bad Faith

How are Americans ever going to ‘come together’ if the first thing a political party sees when it sees dead Americans is a partisan cudgel?

Don’t Use Saudi Abuse As An Excuse To Prop Up The Iranian Terror State

Saudi Arabia and Iran are both Islamic theocracies. The choice is whether we do business with one that alleviates terror or one that deploys it.

2018 Is The Most Important Election In The History Of Mankind (This Time We Really Mean It!)

The 2018 midterm is certainly not the most important election in history, nor in your lifetime. Unless, that is, you’re two years old.

Disney Princess Movies Are Destroying Your Children

‘Frozen’ star Kristen Bell recently told an interviewer she’s not ‘100 percent comfortable’ with the Disney princess tales.

The Five Most Important Guns In American History

The most consequential guns in U.S. history. Adapted from David Harsanyi’s book, “First Freedom: A Ride Through America’s Enduring History with the Gun.”

The Only Remarkable Thing About Beto O’Rourke Is How Much The Media Loves Him

The way journalists have treated Senate nominee Beto O’Rourke is just another sign of their bias, advocacy, and wishful thinking.

Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Test Proves She Was Lying

Acting as if the results of the senator’s DNA test are a vindication of her initial claims is an assault on reason.

Yes, It’s A Mob.

It’s one thing to see activists act like a mob of bullies in public. It’s another thing to have the Democratic Party egg them on.

Democrats Have Become A Dangerous Threat To Our Institutions

According to liberals, every conservative-run institution is illegitimate. Working out how it’s illegitimate is the only question.

Democrats’ New Anti-Gun Laws Are Also An Attack On Due Process

Another area of American life where we continue to see egregious attacks on the presumption of innocence is gun ownership.

Defending Brett Kavanaugh Isn’t An Attack On Women

The transparent bad faith exhibited by Democrats regarding Brett Kavanugh ensures future allegations will be met with skepticism.

Democrats Go Full Authoritarian To Stop Brett Kavanaugh

Whatever happens to the Brett Kavanaugh, Democrats have normalized another illiberal position in their pretend crusade to save America from Donald Trump.

There’s No Reason To Delay The Kavanaugh Vote Any Further

If Christine Ford doesn’t show up on Monday in front of the Senate judiciary committee, there is no reason to delay the vote.

Democrats Have Made Sure That Brett Kavanaugh Will Never Get A Fair Hearing

If the GOP surrenders to the Democrat’s ploy against Brett Kavanaugh, they will be creating a precedent that says even unsubstantiated accusations should be disqualifying. 

‘The System’s Not Working’ Is Liberal Speak For ‘We’re Not Getting What We Want’

Liberals are increasingly comfortable arguing against the ‘undemocratic’ Constitution, seeing the system as the opposition.