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Melissa Mackenzie
Melissa Mackenzie
Melissa Mackenzie is Publisher of The American Spectator. Melissa commentates for the BBC and has appeared on Fox. Her work has been featured at The Guardian, PJ Media, and was a front page contributor to RedState. Melissa commutes from Houston, Texas to Alexandria, VA. She lives in Houston with her two sons, one daughter, and a Ragdoll cat. You can follow Ms. Mackenzie on Twitter: @MelissaTweets.
by | May 22, 2020

Lee Smith’s article in Tablet, titled “How Russiagate Began With Obama’s Iran Deal Domestic Spying Campaign,” pieces together why President…

by | May 15, 2020

When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child;…

by | Apr 27, 2020

Upon recommendation from Twitter users, I binged the FX sci-fi thriller Devs over the weekend. It can be found on…

by | Apr 22, 2020

Dear Readers, Hope this finds you healthy and well. We’re plugging along here. The American Spectator staff is COVID-19-free and…

by | Apr 14, 2020

“You’ve got to ask yourself a question: ‘Do I feel lucky?’ Well, do ya, punk?” When staring down the revolver…

by | Apr 4, 2020

Something very eighties happened. My son took a bike ride. He didn’t tell me that he’d stopped off at a…

by | Mar 22, 2020

For the umpteenth time, stay home for two weeks. Sure, buy your takeout. Mask and glove up to get your…

by | Mar 17, 2020

Americans are irrepressible. It’s their most endearing, and annoying, quality. Optimistic, youthful in age and temperament, and with a can-do…

by | Mar 6, 2020

Has the CDC come to the conclusion that there’s no containing or even mitigating the COVID-19 virus? Has the Trump…

by | Mar 2, 2020

Coronavirus, the mysterious illness blanketing the world courtesy of China, continues to spread. The United States has been, until this…

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