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Amber Athey

Amber Athey is The Spectator’s Washington editor. She is a senior fellow at the Steamboat Institute and formerly White House correspondent for the Daily Caller.

The District

Podcast: The inconvenient Waukesha attack

Amber Athey and Oliver Wiseman discuss the Christmas parade attack in Waukesha, Wisconsin and the push for bail reform.

By Amber Athey

Politics

The Democratic distraction

January 6 is a convenient sidebar for a collapsing party

By Amber Athey

Politics

Get ready to forget the Waukesha attack

The race and politics of the driver are inconvenient for the media

By Amber Athey

Politics

Justice for Kyle Rittenhouse

The jury made the right decision on all counts

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: The media’s mishandling of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial

Amber Athey, Oliver Wiseman and Stephen L. Miller discuss the mainstream media’s agenda-driven coverage of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial.

By Amber Athey

Politics

Rittenhouse prosecution shoots from the hip

Their arguments, if upheld, could have a dire impact on gun owners everywhere

By Amber Athey

Culture

#FreeBritney is redemption for toxic celebrity fan culture

Hopefully Britney’s case inspires reform in the system

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Jim Jordan on the infrastructure boondoggle

Amber Athey and Matt Purple are joined by Ohio Republican Congressman Jim Jordan who discusses why he opposed the recently passed infrastructure bill.

By Amber Athey

Music Review

Taylor Swift tells it all too well on her ‘Red’ re-release

Heartbreak, drama and damn good songwriting

By Amber Athey

Policy

The inanity of corporate mask policies

Some retail workers abuse the new power they have over customers

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Biden’s next steps

Amber Athey and Oliver Wiseman discuss the developments in Biden’s Build Back Better Plan.

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Kicking and screaming into Mark Zuckerberg’s metaverse

Matt Purple, Amber Athey, and Rachel Bovard discuss Mark Zuckerberg’s metaverse and the problem with big tech.

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Voters say no to the revolution of 2020

Matt Purple and Amber Athey discuss the 2021 Virginia election results and the rejections of critical race theory and defund the police.

By Amber Athey

Politics

Youngkin wins Virginia governorship in wild upset

Republicans are celebrating a huge victory

By Amber Athey

Education

Terry McAuliffe’s latest education hypocrisy

He claims we need more teacher diversity — what about the private schools where he sent his kids?

By Amber Athey

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