Megan Cairns

Megan works in communications and new media at the American Spectator. Megan focuses on expanding the American Spectator’s online presence and creating digital content.

Born and raised in Rochester, New York, Megan graduated from Hamilton College with a B.S. in Public Policy in 2012.  After graduation, she moved to D.C. to work on the digital team at the Public Notice, a non-profit dedicated to educating Americans about the economy.

She can be reached on twitter at @MegginKarinz. 

 

Morning Round-Up 7-28

 

Feature of the Day: We’re Missing the Story   Morning Headlines   Domestic                                                              Associated Press 1. Israeli Strikes on Gaza, Rocket Fire, Break Lull 2.  US Sending Dirty Coal Abroad   Politico 1. GOP’s Black Market: Anti-incumbent Campaigns 2.  House GOP Faces Big Week on Border Crisis   Reuters 1. Gaza Fighting Abates as […]

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Why Abortion Will Never Be Mainstream

 

In 1996, President Bill Clinton stated that “abortion should not only be safe and legal, it should be rare.” The far left has since changed its tone with a campaign to normalize and de-stigmatize abortions. The new website Notalone.us, founded by Emily Letts, the woman known for posting a video of her abortion on YouTube, […]

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Planned Parenthood Tells Young Girl to Experiment With Getting ‘Spanked, Whipped, or Hit’

 

Whenever conservatives talk about defunding Planned Parenthood, the left points out that the women’s “health” business also provides a number of important services other than abortions. Pro-life group Live Action recently released a video that showed a Planned Parenthood employee providing one of these services: teaching underage girls about S&M. The video is the fourth […]

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Morning Round-Up 7-24

 

Feature of the Day: Derailed on the Death Train   Morning Headlines   Domestic                                                             Associated Press 1. France: Air Algerie Flight Vanishes Over N Mali […]

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Morning Round-Up 7-23

 

Feature of the Day: Myths and Misreporting About Malaysia Airlines Flight 17   Morning Headlines   Domestic                                                             Associated Press 1. Bodies Leave Ukraine 2.  US […]

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Morning Round-Up 7-21

 

Feature of the Day: The Russian Public Has a Totally Different Understanding of What Happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 17   Morning Headlines   Domestic                                                              Associated Press 1. Gaza Official Says Israeli Shells Hit Hospital 2.  Dutch Anger Swells at Treatment of Ukraine Bodies   Politico 1. Politico Poll: Stay Out of Ukraine, Middle […]

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Morning Round-Up 7-18

 

Feature of the Day: After the Crash   Morning Headlines   Domestic                                                               Associated Press 1. Putin Urges Ceasefire 2.  Israel Deepens Gaza Push to Destroy Hamas Tunnels   Politico 1. Dem Base: Fine With Clinton, Pining For Warren 2.  Plane Crash Builds Pressure on West Over Ukraine   Reuters 1. World Leaders Demand Answers […]

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The Psychology of Climate Change

 

“The Population Bomb: While You Are Reading These Words Four People Will Have Died of Starvation, Most of Them Children,” read the title of Paul R. Ehrlich’s 1968 book. In 1975, Newsweek’s Peter Gwynne wrote an article called “The Cooling World,” which argued that the earth was cooling and “the resulting famines could be catastrophic.” […]

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Morning Round-Up 7-17

 

Feature of the Day: Microsoft to Cut Up to 18,000 Jobs   Morning Headlines   Domestic                                                             Associated Press 1. Gaza Rocket Hits Israel as Humanitarian Lull Ends  2.  Justice Dept: Missing Emails Now Part of IRS Probe    Politico 1. Barbours Spent to Boost Mississippi Black Turnout 2.  Darrell Issa Weighs Holding White House […]

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Morning Round-Up 7-16

 

Feature of the Day: How Do You Pay For a Drug That Costs $84,000?   Morning Headlines   Domestic                                                             Associated Press   1. Palestinians Flee After Israel Warning, Airstrikes 2.  Mexico Southern Border Control So Far Just Talk   Politico 1. Who’s Talking About Impeachment? Barack Obama 2.  Behind the GOP Focus on Obamacare […]

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