Helen Raleigh
Helen Raleigh
helenraleigh
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.
Is North Korea Really Seeking Peace, Or Is The Regime Setting A Trap?

Not so long ago, we seemed on the brink of another Korean War and Kim was vowing that his nuclear weapons program was a ‘treasured sword.’

Asian Americans Should Take Their Loyalty And Their Vote Somewhere Else

A YouTube lawsuit should be a wake up call for Asian Americans. For far too long, Democrats have been taking Asian American votes and loyalty for granted.

Justin Trudeau’s Disastrous India Trip Proved He’s An Empty Kurta

Yes, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau got the Narendra Modi hug, and he has a photo to prove it. Other than that, Trudeau accomplished little.

How China’s New Lifelong Dictator Threatens The West

China has a long history of brutal power struggles after a mighty emperor passes away, sometimes leading to bloody wars and enormous economic destruction.

What My Father’s Love Of Chinese New Year Taught Me About The Importance Of Family Ties

Our family genealogy book, which had survived hundreds of years of dynasty changes, wars, and floods, didn’t survive Mao’s movement.

By Accepting Communist-Chosen Bishops, Pope Francis Betrays Chinese Christians

On this particular Ash Wednesday, millions of Catholic faithful in mainland China have an extra reason to pray for God’s mercy: their earthly leader, Pope Francis, has betrayed them.

Congress Needs To Get Over Itself And Jump On Trump’s Immigration Deal

The American people are losing patience and demanding our government to do something with our broken immigration system.

Why North Korea Will Be The Biggest Winner Of The Winter Olympics

South Korea caved to all of Kim Jong Un’s demands. What did Seoul get in return? Pretty much nothing.

3 Best Things From President Trump’s First State Of The Union Speech

As is often the case, I don’t agree with everything President Trump said in his State of the Union. But overall, it was a very strong speech.

The Real Lesson Women Should Learn From Michelle Williams Is How To Negotiate Pay

It’s time for modern feminism to stop infantilizing women. Pink hats and street protests are not going to result in higher pay.

Will Trump Turn Legislation To Help Taiwan Into Tools To Pressure China?

Should two bills to help Taiwan make it to President Trump’s desk, he could instead use them as tools to pressure China on trade and North Korea.

It’s Sexist To Tell Men They Can’t Argue About Lily Cole Representing The Bronte Society

Modern feminists say women should be judged on merits, yet resort to easily-applied labels like ‘sexism’ and ‘patriarchy’ to refute even legitimate criticism from men. How can we call this progress?

Why You Should Start Your New Year’s Resolutions With Zumba

If you are going to the hit the gym soon and keep the momentum going on your resolution for a healthier year, why not try a new workout?

Why The United States Should Back Iranian Protesters Now

The current protests in Iran represent the largest and most significant civil uprising since the Green Revolution in 2009, and the United States shouldn’t ignore it.

The United Nations Long Ago Lost Its Moral Authority To Tut-Tut At Trump Over Jerusalem

An organization like the United Nations that is rife with corruption doesn’t have the moral authority to tell the United States what to do.

It’s Past Time To Take China’s U.S. Subversion Operations Seriously

Today’s congressional hearing on China’s soft power influence-peddling against the United States needs to result in action.

Why Tax Cuts Are The Morally Right Thing To Do

While a certain amount of taxation is necessary, we shouldn’t kid ourselves about its true nature. It’s a form of coerced taking.

Condemning Boys For Being Boys Only Makes Their Woes Worse, New York Times

What’s the Left’s proposed remedy to cure sexual harassment? Make boys and men more feminine. This approach can’t be more wrong.

Why Trump Is Right To Re-Designate North Korea A State Sponsor Of Terror

A regime that cares so little for its own citizens’ welfare won’t give two bits about citizens from other countries or hesitate to deploy weapons of mass destruction.

Will The Senate Become The Burial Chamber For Tax Reform?

Just like their House colleagues, it seems GOP senators are incapable of putting out a clean and principled bill. Every good idea they present is usually followed by a couple of bad ones.