Helen Raleigh
Helen Raleigh
Helen Raleigh
Helen Raleigh is a senior contributor to The Federalist. An immigrant from China, she is the owner of Red Meadow Advisors, LLC, a Colorado Registered Investment Advisory Firm, and an immigration policy fellow at the Centennial Institute in Colorado. She is the author of several books, including "Confucius Never Said" and "The Broken Welcome Mat." Her writings have also appeared in the Wall Street Journal, The Denver Post, and Townhall.com. Follow Helen on Twitter @HRaleighspeaks, or check out her website: helenraleighspeaks.com.
25 Years After The Rwandan Genocide, The West Still Hasn’t Learned The Right Lesson

Christine Uwizera Coleman, a Rwandan genocide survivor and naturalized U.S. citizen, speaks out about Rwanda’s continued repression and dangers.

Tiger Woods Showed Us The Power Of Grit And Redemption

His win at the Masters this past weekend is a good reminder to us all that no matter how far we fall—or how flawed we are—we can all be redeemed.

If Nominated For The Federal Reserve, Herman Cain Deserves A Fair Hearing

No, it’s not ridiculous for President Trump to consider nominating Herman Cain to the U.S. Federal Reserve Board. Cain has relevant experience and good ideas.

Over Parent Objections, Public School Teaches 6-Year-Olds About ‘Transgender Ravens’ And Gender Fluidity

Despite parent attempts to opt children as young as five out of presentations telling them traditional gender roles are evil and people can be whatever sex they feel like, a Colorado school district showed the material anyway.

Colorado Counties Declare Themselves Second Amendment Sanctuaries In Face Of Gun-Grabbing Bill

More than 25 counties in Colorado have taken a page from the left’s playbook, declaring themselves pro-gun zones akin to immigration sanctuary cities.

The European Union Finally Recognizes China As A Dangerous Rival, Without Taking Action

The commission’s call for unity is especially timely and poignant because Italy is ready to jump on China’s ‘Belt and Road’ initiative, despite mounting security concerns from the EU.

Six 100 Percent Legal Ways To Help Your Kids Get Into Elite Colleges

No need to bribe officials or Photoshop photos of your kids playing water polo. You should encourage them to be progressive activists instead!

Girl Rescued By Colorado Safe Haven Wants To Thank Mother Who Chose Life For Her

Safe Haven Laws help moms who don’t want to be moms relinquish their babies. They’re a better alternative than abortion, but many people don’t know they exist.

North Carolina To Make Crummy Schools Great Again By Lowering The Bar

This grade system change in North Carolina seems a desperate move by a bunch of adults to cover up their own failures. Hopefully, no other state will follow suit.

Trump Was Right To Walk Away From Kim Jong-un’s Bad Deal

Trump should realize there’s a limit to personal diplomacy, and that timing between summits is important. Still, walking away from a subpar deal was smart.

3 Steps To Make The Next North Korea Summit A Success

President Trump should lead Kim Jong Un to committing to an action plan and realistic goals while refraining from showering him with needless and unearned praise.

Jeff Bezos Shrugs, Low-Skill Workers Lose Big From Amazon Pullout Of NYC

Contrary to leftist claims, when Amazon quits NYC, the real loser is not Jeff Bezos, but working-class New Yorkers, the very people that the left is supposedly fighting for.

What’s Behind Turkey’s Demand That China Stop Mass-Imprisoning Muslim Minorities

Erdogan’s human rights record is far from spotless, but Turkey is right to pressure the Chinese government to stop persecuting Muslim minority groups.

California’s High-Speed Rail To Nowhere Trailblazes For The Green New Deal

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would be wise to learn from the lessons of an overly-ambitious government project gone awry, wasting taxpayers’ money.

Internet Joy-Killers: Gordon Ramsay Can’t Open Asian Restaurant Because He’s Not Asian

The way these self-designated culture cops bully everyone else into submission only demonstrates they are power hungry. They push cultural isolation and segregation.

Opposition To Neomi Rao And Patrick Bumtay Shows Identity Politics Is A Total Con

Both Neomi Rao and Patrick Bumatay have immense potential as conservative jurists. Democrats see that and are getting scared.

Apple Faces Shareholder Ballot To Consider Political Diversity For Board Members

Justin Danhof, an Apple shareholder, is trying to lobby the company to understand the value of having an ideologically diverse board. They’re resisting.

4 Myths Democrats Are Spreading About Venezuela To Support A Dictator

The sudden outpouring of Democrat support for Nicolas Maduro should concern anyone with a cursory understanding of history.

A Girl’s Guide To The NHL All-Star Game This Saturday

At first, I didn’t understand why my husband spent so much time watching hockey. Then he told me something profound: sports are soap operas for men.

‘Don’t Talk About Baby’ Challenges The Silence About Stillbirth, Miscarriage, And Infertility

The documentary film explores the source of the cultural silence about the deaths of new and unborn babies, and how we can get away from it to bring families healing.