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Top 20 Most-Read Articles On The Federalist In 2016

What did droves of people come to The Federalist to read in 2016? Take a look, and see if you missed any of these.

The Federalist’s Notable Books Of 2016

We’re going to tell you what some of The Federalist’s contributors read this year and why, confident that there’s a little something here for everyone.

Abraham Lincoln’s Original Thanksgiving Proclamation Is Perfect

‘I recommend to [the American people]…that they do…fervently implore the interposition of the Almighty hand to heal the wounds of the nation and to restore it…’

Should You Just ‘Get The Epidural’? Maybe

A recent New York Times article insists women should just get an epidural during childbirth and stop being so judgy. But really, childbirth is like the rest of parenting: you never know what will happen even if you plan.

Should Companies Offer Employees Time Off To Find Themselves?

The women of The Federalist discuss a new book, “Meternity,” that argues women should get extended time off paid work without having to give birth first.

How We’ve Responded To Miscarriages

In light of Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan’s pregnancy announcement that revealed their three miscarriages, The Federalist’s senior contributors discuss their own experiences.

How Christians Can Bake Cakes And Sign Licenses For Gay Weddings

It doesn’t seem right to accept that one cannot be a baker, florist, or photographer unless you compromise convictions that were well-accepted and widely shared until about five minutes ago.

Gay Marriage Is Here – Now What?

The Federalist hosts a roundup of reactions to the Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage legalization in Friday’s Obergefell v. Hodges decision.

A Roundtable On ‘Laudato Si’

The Federalist contributors discuss Pope Francis’s new environment-themed encyclical, ‘Laudato Si.’

What To Read This Summer, 2015 Edition

Friends of The Federalist recommend summer reads for 2015.

The Best Reason I’m Wrong On Gay Marriage

People on both sides of the gay marriage debate reveal the argument for the other side that keeps them up at night.

Should Kids Learn How Meat Gets To The Table?

The Federalist’s writers discuss the ethics of eating meat and disclosing its sources.

New NARAL Ad: Cory Gardner Is Totally Going To Ban…Condoms?

Forget Wendy Davis’s wheelchair ad. This new anti-Cory Gardner ad in Colorado might be the dumbest campaign ad of 2014.

From The Editors: Some Thoughts On NerdProm

You’re not nerds, and this isn’t prom, so stop calling it #nerdprom, you insufferable clowns.