Washington editor

Amber Athey

Amber Athey is The Spectator’s Washington editor. She is a Tony Blankley fellow at the Steamboat Institute and the host of the Unfit to Print podcast.

Science & Tech

Where life is normal

Just outside of city centers the pandemic is hardly visible

By Amber Athey

Politics

Biden blunders by weighing in on the Chauvin trial

Is our system only just if a jury returns a verdict the President thinks is the ‘right’ one?

By Amber Athey

Politics

The notorious MTG

Is Marjorie Taylor Greene really that bad?

By Amber Athey

Politics

A tale of two Afghanistan withdrawals

The media has mastered the art of the thinly sourced bombshell — soon followed by the subtle retraction

By Amber Athey

Politics

Big Tech bans people who discuss election fraud. That’s a bad idea

In some cases, conversations about potential voter fraud can provide greater clarity

By Amber Athey

Politics

Asa Hutchinson commits cable news seppuku

Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Arkansas anymore

By Amber Athey

Politics

Does Pete Snyder really oppose gun control?

Snyder is currently polling second in the GOP primary for Virginia governor

By Amber Athey

Politics

When does the media cover a horrific crime?

When the perps are white

By Amber Athey

Politics

Joe Biden’s upcoming press conference will be a sham

The White House’s constrictive COVID measures will stop the media from holding him to account

By Amber Athey

Education

Wheaton College scrubs ‘savage’ from plaque honoring murdered missionaries

The Christians were speared to death by an indigenous tribe

By Amber Athey

Politics

The media dies in lies

The Washington Post’s fabrications cement public mistrust

By Amber Athey

Politics

Russ Vought wages cultural war on transgender compromise

‘Female sports should not be destroyed by male competitors’

By Amber Athey

Television

Boys will be boys

Whatever happened to the heroes?

By Amber Athey

Politics

Election integrity is at stake

The Supreme Court hears a case about ballot harvesting in Arizona

By Amber Athey

Politics

The Marjorie Taylor Greene effect

Is the controversial congresswoman quietly becoming the most effective member of Congress?

By Amber Athey

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