Joy Pullmann
Joy Pullmann
Joy Pullmann
Joy Pullmann is executive editor of The Federalist, mother of five children, and author of "The Education Invasion: How Common Core Fights Parents for Control of American Kids," from Encounter Books. She identifies as native American and gender natural. Her latest ebook is a list of more than 200 recommended classic books for children ages 3-7 and their parents. Find her on Twitter @JoyPullmann. 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 eight and younger. Follow Joy on Twitter.
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.

No, The World Wouldn’t Be Better Off With Fewer African Children

A Gates Foundation report warning that Africans are having too many kids prefaced more pointed anti-fertility remarks this week from France’s president, Emmanuel Macron.

80 Percent Of Americans Think Political Correctness Is A National Problem

Contrary to a common media and cultural narrative, majorities of Americans of all ages, income levels, and racial backgrounds strongly oppose political correctnesss.

Hey CNN: Organized Groups Screaming At You In Public Is The Definition Of A Mob

‘Stop, stop. A mob is what we saw in Charlottesville, Virginia two Augusts ago. A mob is not what we saw chasing’ Sen. Ted Cruz, said CNN’s Brooke Baldwin.

Kavanaugh Sworn In At White House: ‘I Take This Office With Gratitude And No Bitterness’

New Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh spoke of leaving behind ‘bitterness’ to take office ‘with gratitude and no bitterness.’

‘We’re Coming For You’: Illiberal Left Goes Bananas Over Kavanaugh

Republican lawmakers report an unprecedented level of aggression, violence, and threats in the aftermath of Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation — even higher than the aftermath of President Trump’s election.

Collins, Manchin Announce Support For Kavanaugh, Paving Way For Supreme Court Confirmation

Judge Brett Kavanaugh has the 50 votes needed to secure his confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court after a brutal character assassination campaign.

12 Crazy Accusations Against Brett Kavanaugh And Their Hilarious Twitter Replies

Those trying to beat every relationship Brett Kavanaugh has ever had to death have sure come up with a lot of ways to suddenly and absurdly polarize everything he’s ever done.

Women Are Not Too Stupid Or Emotional To Bypass Evidence When Considering Assault Allegations

Women are not so morally craven that we need to punish some politically convenient scapegoat for the sins of completely different men. That’s not justice.

Why Putting Your Kids In Public Schools Is Now More Dangerous Than Ever

Polls find the majority of U.S. parents don’t want to put their kids in public schools, but most do anyway. A new book explains why they should stop, and here’s a gameplan for achieving that.

Anti-Kavanaugh Mob Chases Sen. Ted Cruz And Wife From Restaurant

A mob of people calling themselves democratic socialists, LGBT activists, anarchists, anti-fascists, and anti-racists descended upon Sen. Ted Cruz and his wife while they were out to dinner last night.