Stella Morabito
Stella Morabito
Stella Morabito
Stella Morabito is a senior contributor at The Federalist. Her essays have also appeared in the Washington Examiner, American Thinker, Public Discourse, Human Life Review, New Oxford Review. In her previous work as an intelligence analyst, she focused on various aspects of Russian and Soviet politics, including communist media and propaganda. She has also raised three children, served as a public school substitute teacher, and homeschooled for several years as well. She has a B.A. in journalism and international relations from the University of Southern California and a Master’s degree in Russian and Soviet history, also from USC. Follow Stella on Twitter.
Whatever Happened To Losing An Argument If You Invoke Nazis?

The comparison of Trump and Trump supporters to Hitler and Nazis serves exactly the same purpose as Godwin’s Law — to suppress speech and thought.

40 Years Later, Alexander Solzhenitsyn’s Harvard Speech Blazes A Beacon For Renewal

The Soviet Union has fallen, and some might like to think that Alexander Solzhenitsyn’s ‘bitter truth’ is a relic of a happily bygone era. Not so. His speech is even more relevant today.

Today’s Two Main Political Camps Are Pro-Thought Versus Anti-Thought

The usual political labels of Left and Right cannot explain the exploding attacks on freedom of speech and conscience that are running rampant today.

Michelle Wolf’s Performance Provokes Exactly The Kind Of America She Hates

As I watched Michelle Wolf perform her treatment on America the other night, I couldn’t help but wonder if some kind of dysfunction got her to this point.

Why President Trump Should Recognize The Armenian Genocide

Despite the passage of a century, the Turkish government seems to have grown more resistant to hearing that its Ottoman forebears had anything to do with the mass killings of Armenians.

How ‘Chappaquiddick’ Might Actually Improve Ted Kennedy’s Legacy

A lot of reviewers see ‘Chappaquiddick’ as a long-overdue look at the cowardice of a man who lived 40 years basking in adulation as the ‘lion of the Senate.’ I’m not so sure.

20-Plus Questions Mass Schooling Survivors Need To Answer Before Hyping Gun Control

Mass schooling has for generations propelled the sort of unthinking, hyper-emotional, obedience to authority, and mass mobilization we see in March for Our Lives kids.

13 Ways Public Schools Incubate Mental Instability In Kids

The correlation between public school environments and the deteriorating mental health of children has been intensifying for decades.

How Senior-Level Corruption Can Affect Entire Government Agencies Like The FBI

There is no bigger prize for authoritarians in a free nation than to take over the institutions focused on national security, because these gather sensitive data on people and organizations.

The Trans Lobby Hates This Man For Proving Sex-Change Regret Is Real

The trans lobby’s insistence that Walt Heyer was never transgender is not really about Walt Heyer. It’s about forcing everybody to re-define their own humanity.

Roy Moore Feeding Frenzy Displays A Society Murdering Due Process

The Roy Moore case is not really about Roy Moore, whether he sexually harassed anybody 40 years ago, or the Senate seat that hangs in the balance. Those are means to a much larger end.

The Final 3 Phases In The Slide From Freedom To Communism

Once the groundwork is laid for Communism, it can impose itself by consolidating its takeover of society’s institutions, by enforcing conformity, then moving to its ‘final solutions’ phase.

The First 3 Phases Of The Downward Slope From Freedom To Communism

Communism first requires a vigorous program of preparing people to absorb its rhetoric, through laying groundwork in education, propaganda, and agitation.

The Bolshevik Revolution Reveals Six Phases From Freedom To Communist Misery

A hundred years on from the Bolshevik Revolution, we’d do well to study the stages and trends that put free societies on the path to totalitarianism.

Houston And The Eclipse Turned America Away From Hate. Let’s Keep It That Way

If Americans actually had a significant problem with hate (and we don’t) do you really believe the solution is for us to focus on hate to the exclusion of everything else in the universe?

America’s Post-Charlottesville Nervous Breakdown Was Deliberately Induced

Americans are being emotionally manipulated to take up cause with those whose ultimate purpose is the repeal of the First Amendment and erasure of national memory.

How Mr. Rogers Would Help An Eight-Year-Old Drag Queen

There is overwhelming evidence that Fred Rogers repeatedly made a point of helping children affirm the sex into which they were born.

Rather Than Judging Fathers’ Household Labor, Let’s Appreciate It

As a tribute to Father’s Day, I’d like to describe the household labor of two fathers I’ve known: my own father and my husband, the father of my children.

12 Ways The Southern Poverty Law Center Is A Scam To Profit From Hate-Mongering

The Southern Poverty Law Center’s ‘Hate List’ has all the authority of a mean girl’s burn book. Yet it is dangerously provocative.

Let’s Realize As Moms That Work-Life Balance Just Doesn’t Exist

Career-focused feminists give moms a hard time for abandoning career acclaim. But we all must make choices with the limited time and opportunities we have.