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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.

Campaign 2022

Will the GOP blow the midterms?

The Republican enthusiasm advantage has all but disappeared

By Amber Athey

Education

Youngkin leads the way in defending parents’ rights

‘Children don’t belong to the state’

By Amber Athey

Science & Tech

Study: Loneliness might be worse for you than smoking

So what happens if you smoke alone?

By Amber Athey

Style

Adam Levine’s alleged mistress is no victim

We used to call these women ‘homewreckers’

By Amber Athey

Music

Beyoncé’s new album kind of sucks

Sales plummeted after the first week of its release

By Amber Athey

Education

Glenn Youngkin’s transgender policy is just common sense

He wants to wrest power from schools and give it back to parents

By Amber Athey

Politics

Migrants win free trip to Martha’s Vineyard

What’s so cruel about sending people to one of the wealthiest places in the country?

By Amber Athey

Sports

Surprise! BYU found no evidence of racial slurs at volleyball game

The story warranted immediate skepticism for a number of reasons

By Amber Athey

Education

College condemns professor who celebrated Queen Elizabeth’s death

Carnegie Mellon’s Uju Anya called the Queen the ‘chief monarch of a thieving raping genocidal empire’

By Amber Athey

Sports

A volleyball player’s hate crime accusation falls apart

Where is the evidence of Duke’s Rachel Richardson being racially abused during a game?

By Amber Athey

Education

Stop telling people not to go to college

We need to be careful about glamorizing manual labor

By Amber Athey

Music

Country music finds its independent streak

New singers are bucking bro-country and reconnecting with their roots

By Amber Athey

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