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Amber Athey

Amber Athey is The Spectator’s Washington editor and a senior fellow at the Steamboat Institute. Amber was previously White House correspondent for the Daily Caller and a co-host of O’Connor & Company on WMAL.

Politics

How the media created its latest anti-Trump hit job

It’s not Trump’s fault that couple poisoned themselves with chloroquine phosphate

By Amber Athey

Science & Tech

Skype dates are the latest COVID-19 nightmare

Coronavirus forces meet-cutes into the digital realm

By Amber Athey

Politics

Schumer holding up $50 billion in farm aid

The farm aid is just the latest piece of the stimulus package to which Democrats have raised objections

By Amber Athey

Politics

Coronavirus will give Trump a second term

The same people warning that Trump would operate an authoritarian regime are now complaining he isn’t being authoritarian enough

By Amber Athey

Home

In quarantine, we’re all tradwives

Homemaking skills come in handy during a pandemic

By Amber Athey

Art

Netflix sued for defamation over Central Park Five miniseries

Did the filmmakers’ hunger for retribution outweigh their commitment to tell the truth?

By Amber Athey

Politics

Biden bus rolls over Bernie in Florida, Illinois and Arizona

It’ll take more than a global pandemic to stop the 77-year-old asthmatic

By Amber Athey

Politics

What have we learned since the swine flu outbreak?

Trump’s national emergency declaration shows what we’ve learned since H1N1

By Amber Athey

Politics

Matt Gaetz calls from self-quarantine

‘I might as well have licked the guy’s toilet seat’

By Amber Athey

Politics

Biden is the comeback kid — but is he ready for Trump?

His bizarre behavior was on full display at an auto factory Tuesday

By Amber Athey

Politics

A night in Elizabeth Warren’s Arlington stronghold

‘She does really well with party activists’

By Amber Athey

Politics

Trump campaign hits the media where it hurts — in court

Could Trump be gagging the people who, by endlessly and unfairly tarring him, make him look better than he is?

By Amber Athey

Media

What’s the real reason for Chris Matthews’s MSNBC exit?

If MSNBC didn’t care about Matthews’s alleged transgressions in 2017, why would they care now?

By Amber Athey

Middle East

BREAKING: Pompeo to sign historic peace agreement with Taliban

Talks resumed after the Taliban promised that they would be open to reducing violence

By Amber Athey

Politics

Rough justice with Donald Trump

Inside Trump’s repeated clashes with the judicial system

By Amber Athey

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