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]
Meet Justin Amash, NeverTrump’s Newest Shiny Object

Unlike Never Trump pundits, Republican voters are probably more interesting in winning than appropriating the idealism of Justin Amash.

Until The Supreme Court Acts, Christians Will Be Punished For Thought Crimes

The Supreme Court can’t stop the corrosion of liberalism, but it can help stop state-sponsored attacks on Christians.  

John Dean Stars In ‘Worse Than Watergate!’

Nixon’s former White House lawyer and cable news favorite John Dean continues to parlay corruption into a 50-year business opportunity.

In Defense Of Lobbying

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ted Cruz are right. Washington is a swamp. But politicians should stop blaming lobbyists for their own failures.

Sorry, Alarmists, Climate Chaos Is Not Here

Climate isn’t the same as weather––unless, of course, weather happens to be politically useful. In that case, weather portends climate apocalypse.

Political Correctness Blinds Us To The Causes Of Anti-Semitism

The New York Times blames Jews for engendering hatred while downplaying inconvenient facts about anti-Semitism in Europe.

Ralph Northam Thinks Voters Are A Bunch Of Gullible Fools

At this point, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam should be chased from his office for treating voters like a bunch of credulous idiots.

The Conventional Wisdom About Millennial Suffering Is A Myth

Despite a sense of unearned victimhood, millennials haven’t had it harder than those who came before them. In most ways, the opposite is true.

Abortion Advocates Are Losing. Don’t Give Them A Lifeline

Alabama’s new abortion ban might be morally and philosophically defensible, but it is politically counterproductive.

Seth Meyers, Useful Idiot

Seth Meyers doesn’t just shill for Democrats, he gives people like Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib a platform to spread despicable historical lies.

Rashida Tlaib’s Lies Remind Us Why Israel Must Exist

The Palestinian tragedy is self-perpetuating. And it is led by people like Rashida Tlaib, who are unable to come to terms with history.

Impeach Trump Or Go Home, Democrats

An impeachment proceeding would be far preferable to Democrats’ endless series of manufactured ‘constitutional crises.’ Let’s do it already.  

Everything Seth Meyers Said About Ilhan Omar Is Wrong

The idea that Meghan McCain put Omar Ilhan in danger by criticizing her, as Seth Meyers suggested, is just a way to try and shut people up.

Liberals Were Very Wrong About Tax Cuts. Again.

Once again, tax relief has spurred economic growth, stimulated higher productivity, and created jobs. The experts were wrong.

The Real Reason Democrats Hate Bill Barr

Attorney General Bill Barr’s greatest sin is exposing two years of Resistance fan fiction by Democrats and their allies in the political media.

It’s Getting Difficult To Tell The Difference Between The New York Times And Al Jazeera

In bias against Israel, The New York Times hasn’t needed much prodding over the decades. But it’s getting worse.

A Hatred Of Israel Is The One Thing All Anti-Semites Have In Common

Since Israel is increasingly detested by the American left, progressives have become increasingly comfortable attacking Jews.

The Democratic Presidential Primary Is An Arms Race In Crazy

In this crowded primary field, even allegedly moderate Democrats can’t say ‘no’ to every extreme idea for fear of being cast from the group.

Islamic Terrorism Remains The World’s Greatest Threat To Peace

No modern movement has created more mayhem, terrorism, and oppression than political Islam. The Sri Lankan massacre is just another harrowing reminder.

Democrats Are Using Ilhan Omar As An Excuse To Chill Speech

Whether Ilhan Omar has increased threats against her or not, she is a public figure with strong opinions and deserves no special dispensation from debate.