Emily Jashinsky
Emily Jashinsky
Emily Jashinsky is culture editor at The Federalist. She previously covered politics as a commentary writer for the Washington Examiner. Prior to joining the Examiner, Emily was the spokeswoman for Young America's Foundation. She is a regular guest on Fox News and Fox Business, and her work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Post, Real Clear Politics, and more. Emily serves on the Young America's Foundation Board of Directors and the National Journalism Center's Board of Governors. Originally from Wisconsin, she is a graduate of George Washington University.
‘The Real Housewives’ Is Really About Both Maintaining And Abandoning Propriety

To put it concisely: The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills are sustaining the illusion of propriety, the Real Housewives of New York are abandoning it.

A Tweet Trump Should Actually Delete

It shouldn’t be normalized and it shouldn’t stay on his feed.

Hannah Gadsby Doesn’t Even Believe Her Own Argument

Gadsby’s work is a testament to how eagerly the arbiters of our culture will devour and elevate work that convincingly purports to be progressive.

Amy Cooper Doesn’t Deserve Sympathy, But Social Media Shaming Is An Unhealthy Norm

Amy Cooper didn’t need to lose her job for being deeply obnoxious. She didn’t need to grapple with this mistake on the world stage. The sentence did not fit the crime.

Joe Biden Tweets As Motivational Posters

What’s most amusing about Joe Biden’s staff-crafted Twitter persona is Online Joe’s fondness for posting vapid platitudes. There is a Grand Canyon-sized gap between Biden’s freewheeling Read Full Article >

Tara Reade’s Diminishing Credibility Doesn’t Excuse The Left’s Kavanaugh Hypocrisy

Leftists are using Reade’s diminishing credibility as an opportunity to paint conservatives as cynical political operators and hypocrites because they gave consideration to Reade’s allegation.

Joe Biden Backers Make The ‘Flight 93’ Case Against Trump, For The Establishment

Pollitt and Anton agree: The stakes are so high that a presidential candidate’s character is secondary to their policy goals. The vessel is much less important than the cargo.

Take A Break From Self-Serious Hollywood Comedies And Let Yourself Enjoy ‘The Wrong Missy’

If you’re not too good to enjoy people falling off cliffs or getting kicked in the face, ‘The Wrong Missy’ will be worth your time. 

How The Aging Stars Of ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Can Keep The Jig Up

Pump Rules’s sometimes grimy studio-apartment aesthetic worked on a network defined by luxury because its stars were fueled by an intense, American desperation to ‘make it’ in Hollywood.

‘Relapses Are Through The Roof, Overdoses Are Through The Roof’: How The Pandemic Is Upping Substance Abuse

‘You take rehab.com—our website traffic is up 382 percent in the past 30 days with people looking for treatment for either substance abuse or mental health.’

Read Mitch Daniels’ Poignant Virtual Commencement Address On ‘Antisocial Media,’ Loneliness, And Isolation

“It wasn’t supposed to be this way. The original promise of all the Facebooks and Twitters was that they would connect us in wonderful new ways.”

How A String Of Deceptively Edited Videos Highlight The Media’s Misinformation Problem

If you care about accuracy, you should care that millions of people were misinformed by major networks last week.

Howard Stern Turns On Trump-Supporting Listeners: ‘I Hate You For Voting For Him’

“I don’t hate Donald. I hate you for voting for him, for not having intelligence,” Stern said on his radio show this week.

Why ’90 Day Fiancé: Self Quarantined’ Belongs In The Pandemic Time Capsule

The captures captures the reality of the pandemic as normal people are experiencing it, not late-night hosts or news anchors or celebrities.

Doctor Quoted In New York Times Report On Jared Kushner’s Volunteer Team Refutes Article

‘It is a bit of a shame that the Times tried to frame what has been a really admirable attempt to source PPE around the globe at an extremely difficult time in a negative light just to score political points with its readers,’ a senior administration official told The Federalist.

Full Transcript: Megyn Kelly’s Interview With Tara Reade

“And in that moment, I knew this was really bad. I knew I was it was more than just like the assault,” former Senate aide Tara Reade told Megyn Kelly.

In ‘Becoming,’ Michelle Obama Reveals Everything And Nothing At All

Producing your own documentary ensures that good access is on your own terms. In that sense, ‘Becoming’ benefits from access and intimacy, but only to the extent the Obamas allowed.

In Megyn Kelly Interview, Tara Reade Says She’s Willing To Defend Sexual Assault Allegation Against Joe Biden Under Oath, Calls On Him To Drop Out

When Kelly asked whether she would take a polygraph test, Reade responded, “I’m not a criminal. Joe Biden should take the polygraph.”

Seeking To Restore Due Process, Betsy DeVos Issues Final Title IX Rule On Sexual Misconduct

The Education Department issued new Title IX rule on campus sexual assault this week, making sweeping changes to federal guidelines set to take effect Aug. 14.

A Pulitzer Prize Was Just Given To The 1619 Essay The New York Times Admitted Was Historically Inaccurate

Awarding a commentary essay after the publisher admitted a substantial error? Weird flex but ok.