Disney Princess Movies Are Destroying Your Children

Kristen Bell, star of “Frozen” and TV’s “The Good Place,” recently told an interviewer that she’s not “100 percent comfortable” with the Disney princess tales, and believes the movie “Snow White” conveys a bad message about “strangers and consent” to kids. Being something of a self-styled Disney princess film expert myself, I was intrigued. Every time [...]

Democratic Operative Arrested For Allegedly Attacking Female GOP Campaign Manager

A Democratic operative was arrested in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday night after he allegedly grabbed and shoved a female campaign manager for Republican gubernatorial nominee Adam Laxalt. Witnesses say 50-year-old Wilfred Michael Stark III, of Falls Church, Virginia, grabbed Kristin Davison by the arm, pushing her into a room, and would not let go. He yelled [...]

The Horrifying Story Of America’s Opioid Crisis And The Cartels Behind It

SUBSCRIBE TO THE FEDERALIST RADIO HOUR HERE. Investigative Reporter Sara Carter traveled the country to document the heroin and opioid crisis. Where the drugs are coming from? Who is responsible for the kids, teenagers, and adults who are being poisoned everyday? Carter joins Ben Domenech on the Federalist Radio Hour to discuss the new documentary, [...]

30 Years Later, The Traveling Wilburys Debut Record Holds Up As Extraordinary

When Tom Petty died last year, the world lost not only the frontman of the Heartbreakers and an accomplished solo artist, it also lost another Traveling Wilbury. The Wilburys were the ultimate rock supergroup: Petty, George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Bob Dylan, and Jeff Lynne. Just pause a second to reflect on what an extraordinary collection [...]

In Last Night’s Debate, Cruz Crushed O’Rourke, But Will Texas Voters See It That Way?

Last night, Texas Senate hopefuls Beto O’Rourke and Ted Cruz faced off in the final debate of the race, in San Antonio. Reporters from major national media outlets and small Texas papers crammed into a packed press room, side by side, a testament to how closely people outside of Texas have followed this election. Unfortunately, [...]

White House Correspondent Major Garrett Documents Wild First Year Of Trump Presidency

SUBSCRIBE TO THE FEDERALIST RADIO HOUR HERE. Major Garrett has covered Congress and four different presidencies for three news outlets. He is now Chief White House Correspondent at CBS and author of the book, “Mr. Trump’s Wild Ride: The Thrills, Chills, Screams, and Occasional Blackouts of an Extraordinary Presidency.” On this episode of the Federalist [...]

Elon Musk Has Reached A Settlement, But Tesla’s Troubles Are Far From Over

A federal judge has approved a settlement between the Securities Exchange Commission and Tesla’s Elon Musk after he tweeted in August that he had secured funding to take the company private at $420 a share — a claim that proved not to be true and has cost the company and investors about $12 billion in valuation, [...]

Is Elizabeth Warren Guilty Of Cultural Appropriation?

I have taken to these pages in the past to defend practices that progressives pejoratively call “cultural appropriation.” By now we all know the phrase and that it refers to people (mainly white people) using elements of foreign cultures including costumes, music, food, or, frankly, anything without permission. In most cases the outrage over cultural [...]

The Five Most Important Guns In American History

The Five Most Important Guns In American History

This piece is adapted from David Harsanyi’s new book, “First Freedom: A Ride Through America’s Enduring History with the Gun” (Threshold Editions). 1. Kentucky Rifle Martin Meylin has been credited with being the first great American gunmaker and inventor of the Pennsylvania long rifle—which was to become known as the Kentucky long rifle (“Kentucky,” in [...]