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Madison Gesiotto

Madison Gesiotto

Madison Gesiotto is a former columnist with The Washington Times. Her tenure ended in October, 2017.


Articles by Madison Gesiotto

Officer W. C. Humphrey embraces Kristen Duncan, 25, of Arlington, Texas, during the Black Lives Matter rally on Sunday, July 10, 2016 in Dallas. (Ting Shen/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

All lives matter

It is hard to not be discouraged by the unrelenting division and widespread violence in our country. Published July 13, 2016

FILE - In this July 12, 2015 file photo, Miss USA co-host Todd Newton and former Miss Wisconsin USA 2009, Alex Weherley during the 2015 Miss USA pageant in Baton Rouge, La. The Miss Universe Organization said Wednesday, April 20, 2016, it will conduct an online search for a candidate to join the 51 contestants from all 50 states and the District of Columbia on the live telecast June 5 on Fox. (AP Photo/Derick E. Hingle, File)

Why I am applauding the Miss Universe Organization

Less than a year after talent and marketing agency WME/IMG purchased the Miss Universe Organization from Donald Trump, it was announced that some contestants will be saying goodbye to their bikinis. Published June 29, 2016

Inflammatory: A protester sets a Donald Trump campaign hat on fire during a rally Friday in San Diego. Polling suggests voters blame the presumptive Republican presidential nominee for violence but blame rioters even more. (San Diego Union-Tribune via Associated Press)

A letter to Donald Trump 'protesters'

From the burning of the American flag to the physical assault of Donald Trump supporters and the blocking of highways, your lack of respect for the law and your fellow citizens is appalling. Published June 8, 2016

In this May 9, 2016, file photo, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory speaks during a news conference in Raleigh, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

Blurred lines: Will boys be allowed to shower with girls?

What began as a local issue in Charlotte, North Carolina, has now been catapulted to the national political stage, with expectations of privacy and equality proving to be harder than expected to reconcile in the "bathroom law" debate. Published May 12, 2016

In this Sunday, May 1, 2016, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump reacts to a song during a campaign rally at the Indiana Theater in Terre Haute, Ind. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman) ** FILE **

Game over: Time to unite behind Donald Trump for America

Donald Trump has taken America by storm. The presumptive GOP nominee stole the hearts of millions of voters, overturned the establishment and is now just weeks away from clinching the Republican nomination. Published May 5, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign stop Wednesday, April 27, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

All aboard: 'Trump Train' on ride to 1,237

Donald Trump, the established Republican front-runner, has clearly proven them all wrong. He is still in the race and momentum is undoubtedly on his side. Published April 28, 2016

President Barack Obama listens as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

Is Obama Israel's greatest enemy?

President Obama claims to be a supporter of Israel, but his repeated refusals to help our struggling ally in the Middle East, despite rising tensions and continued attacks in the region, say otherwise. Published March 17, 2016