Joy Pullmann
Joy Pullmann
Joy Pullmann
Joy Pullmann is executive editor of The Federalist and author of "The Education Invasion: How Common Core Fights Parents for Control of American Kids," from Encounter Books. She previously was managing editor of School Reform News at The Heartland Institute and the assistant editor for American Magazine at the American Enterprise Institute. Joy is also the 2013-14 recipient of a Robert Novak journalism fellowship for in-depth reporting on Common Core national education mandates. Joy has taught high school and middle school history, literature, and debate, and has written public speaking curriculum. She is a graduate of the Hillsdale College honors and journalism programs. She and her husband live in the Midwest and have five children ages seven and younger. Follow Joy on Twitter.
Every Public School Already Teaches About The Bible, And It’s Destroying Christianity

Things like Bible literacy classes are all whistling past the graveyard. The truth is that American public schools are inherently structured to undermine Christianity.

Are The Only Racists The NYT Isn’t Sympathetic To White Racists?

The New York Times decided to do a profile on the racist Black Hebrew Israelites this week that opens: ‘They are sidewalk ministers who use confrontation as their gospel.’

Fla. School Board Keeps Policy Pushing Male Coach To Supervise Undressing Girl

The Pasco County school board recently held a meeting packed with objecting parents, after which the board adjourned with zero action on a policy allowing cross-sex access to private school facilities.

This College President Is Willing To Tell You College Isn’t For Everyone

‘Everybody should have an opportunity to learn all they want to,’ says Hillsdale College’s Larry Arnn, “but the idea that everybody should get a college education… can only be true if college means a wide variety of things.’

8 Most Amazing Outfits From The Latest Season Of ‘Mrs. Maisel’

Dear Amazon: Open a Mrs. Maisel clothing line. Ditch the 1960s outfits and stick with the 1950s ones. It will be a smash hit.

Planned Parenthood President Furious At Media For Underplaying Abortions

Why on earth would Planned Parenthood’s president publicly contradict the narrative her organization has been laying on thick for the past four years?

New California Law Allows More Litigation Over Who Gets The Pets After A Divorce

Now pets can enjoy the same anguish, manipulation, bribery, and other petty power battles that children must already endure during divorces. 

Friends, Colleagues Share Memories Of Bre Payton, Prayers For Her Family

As Bre Payton’s family and friends prepare for a funeral in her home state of California and a memorial service in Washington D.C., friends and colleagues sent prayers, love, and memories across Twitter. 

Left Savages Gay Writer For Saying People Stigmatize His Conservatism More Than His Sexuality

Progressives proceeded to prove Chad Greene’s original point — and negate their manicured image of being a haven of tolerance for LGBT people — by savaging him on social media.

Once Informed Of Costs To Women And Taxpayers, Support For Federal Paid Leave Plummets

A new poll’s findings upset the narrative that Americans so highly support government leave that Republicans should get into the game so Democrats don’t net all the political points from it.

The Feminist Life Script Has Made Many Women Miserable. Don’t Let It Sucker You

Women need and deserve their own life script, one that suits us. In order to develop one, we need to know and be told the truth about what makes women happy.

Your Black Friday-Oriented Guide To Imagination-Based Children’s Gifts

This is not a comprehensive list because I have Thanksgiving cooking to do, but more of a rundown of some gifts my children have loved and that coincide with black Friday deals this year to boot.

Watch Dan Crenshaw Beat Down Media’s Wild Hyperbole About Trump ‘Undermining Democracy’

Crenshaw exposed the bankruptcy of wild and never-ending claims that President Trump is a threat to democracy, enemy of the press, fascist dictator, yadda yadda yadda.

Studies Indicate Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion Bought Democrats Votes

Giving people government health subsidies increases their voting registration, turnout, and likelihood of voting Democrat, says a New York Times article about three recent studies plus midterm results.

School Punishes Male Teacher For Refusing To Watch A Naked Girl In The Boys’ Locker Room

A Florida school district allowed a self-described transgender female student access to the boys’ locker room, with no warning to parents. The first time she walked in, she caught ‘boys (literally) with their pants down.’

In Midterms, Democrats’ College Indoctrination Campaign Bore Fruit

In the left’s image, U.S. education has become a virtue-signal-generation machine. The bulk of our credentials have turned into shiny gold stars meant to signify not achievement but compliance with leftist ideology.

ABC News Calls Indiana Senate Race For Republican Over Democrat Incumbent

Since Mike Braun is a relative newcomer with little political record, his upset against Democrat Sen. Joe Donnelly can be fairly chalked up to President Donald Trump.

9 Years Into Common Core, Test Scores Are Down, Indoctrination Up

Common Core sucked all the energy, money, and motivation right out of desperately needed potential reforms to U.S. public schools for a decade, and for nothing.

Poll: Democrats Trust Amazon But Not Religion, And Republicans Trust The Military But Not The Media

For decades polls have documented a continual slide in Americans’ confidence in public institutions, but a new one also finds the confidence diverging among political leanings.

Democrat Candidates Take Donations From Group Linked To Forcible Sterilization Campaigns

Mum’s the word from Democrat candidates who have received midterm campaign cash from an organization that used to run human sterilization clinics and whose founder fueled human rights atrocities.