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Tammy Bruce

Tammy Bruce

Opinion Columnist — Tammy Bruce, an Independent Conservative, is a radio talk-show host, New York Times’ bestselling author, blogger, Fox News’ on-air political contributor and a columnist at The Washington Times. Ms. Bruce served as president of the Los Angeles chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) and worked on several political campaigns as well. Her nationally syndicated talk show, “The Tammy Bruce Show,” ranks number one on TalkStreamLive and her editorials and commentaries on social issues are published nationally and internationally, including The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, San Francisco Chronicle, Esquire, and The Advocate. In addition to her media work, Ms. Bruce speaks to a variety of groups nationwide with her speech, “Contrary to Popular Belief: How Conservative Ideas Empower Women, Gays and Blacks.”

Articles by Tammy Bruce

Gillette's "We Believe: The Best Men Can Be" is billed as a "short film" that encourages men to contemplate "toxic masculinity," "bullying" and other concerns tied to the #MeToo movement. (Image: YouTube, Gillette video screenshot)

Liberals and Gillette characterizing all men as predators

One of the left's favorite tactics to control a society is to divide and conquer. For generations now, the liberal establishment has sought to pit blacks against whites, gays against straights and women against men. While there are differences between people, the concerted effort to exacerbate problems, increase them and then use them politically, continues on. Published January 16, 2019

This image released by NBC shows Christian Bale accepting the award for best actor in motion picture musical or comedy for his role in "Vice" during the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Paul Drinkwater/NBC via AP)

The Golden Globes show wallows in screeds, name-calling

The Hollywood set started the new year thinking they had the perfect plan. After years of watching the ratings crater for their self-congratulatory award shows, they were probably sure this year would be different. The Golden Globes was supposed to be the reset. Published January 9, 2019

Protesters cheer at the Women's March on Washington during the first full day of Donald Trump's presidency, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) ** FILE **

The train wreck called the 'Women's March'

For outside observers, the slow-motion train wreck of the "Women's March" movement is a fascinating turn of events. It began like all leftist disasters begin -- the hijacking of an organic effort. The Women's March, which still has a national and some local marches and rallies planned on Jan. 19, has become about identity politics, the antithesis of advancing women's rights, and the impact is finally being felt. Published January 2, 2019

In this Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, file photo, Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray (1) before the start of an NCAA college football game against Kansas in Norman, Okla. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams, File)

How the liberal morality police ruin lives

The right to not be destroyed because people don't like you -- the bedrock principle informing all civil rights values and successes -- is being made a mockery of by today's modern liberal inquisitors. Ask comedian and actor Kevin Hart and Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray. Published December 12, 2018

Pedestrians walk past the entrance for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/David Goldman) ** FILE **

Gauging the uptick in drug overdose deaths and suicide

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a shocking report last week revealing American life expectancy is down as a result of higher drug overdose deaths and suicide. For those watching, the advent of Obamacare, the Republican failure in reversing that debacle and the refusal of politicians to secure our southern border all have a hand in this monstrous development. Published December 5, 2018

Worrisome freedom for would-be assassin John Hinckley

In the time between the midterm elections and Thanksgiving, an important news story made some headlines but did not get the attention it deserves: John Hinckley Jr., attempted assassin of President Ronald Reagan, was granted more freedom by a federal judge. Published November 21, 2018

In this Sept. 27, 2018, file photo, then Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File, Pool)

The Democrats' pro-woman fraud

Receiving some news coverage over the past few weeks, but not much, has been the revelation that four people have been referred by the Senate Judiciary Committee for criminal investigation regarding allegedly false statements relating to the Kavanaugh investigation. Published November 7, 2018

A Central American migrant who fell from the back of a moving vehicle and died, lies on a highway behind police as other migrants from the same caravan walk on the outskirts of Tapachula, Mexico, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. Motorists in pickups and other vehicles have been offering the Central American migrants rides, often in overloaded truck beds, as the group of about 7,000 people heads to the U.S. border. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)

'Migrant caravans,' the latest liberal distraction

It's amazing how wrong the Democrats have always been, not just about the issues, but about our country and its people. Without the constant protection of a limited, compliant media, the malevolence of the organized left in this country has become starkly clear. Published October 24, 2018

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., during a town hall style gathering in Woburn, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Elizabeth Warren and her little DNA story

President Trump has been on another winning streak, and the Democrats are desperate for attention. Their problem? All the attention they get is also a win for the president, as it reminds us why he won in 2016 and why winning again in the midterm is so important. Published October 17, 2018

In a Friday, May 25, 2018, file photo, Hillary Clinton answers a question at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

The Democrats go mean

'You cannot be civil with a political party that wants to destroy what you stand for, what you care about," announced Hillary Clinton during an interview on CNN. This after the Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh's Senate confirmation hearings descended into mob action to destroy that man and his family. Published October 12, 2018

In this Sept. 4, 2018, photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, listens to Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speak during a Senate Judiciary Committee nominations hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

Brett Kavanaugh faces Senate fabulists

For weeks, we've been subjected to the ever-increasing hysteria of the left. The confirmation process for Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh started with the Democrats shouting to the world that he was an evil, mutant offspring of Charles Manson and Pol Pot. Now, not so much. Published October 3, 2018

Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, center talks with reporters, on Capitol Hill, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) ** FILE **

Democrats use Kavanaugh as stand-in for all perpetrators of sexual violence

As the fight to confirm Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court continues, it is imperative to remember exactly who is trying to destroy him and our system. The so-called establishment elite, left-wing groups who hate this country and our system, Hollywood hypocrites, Republican Never Trumpers and, of course, the Democratic Party having been taken over not just by ignorant socialists, but run by adults who know what they're doing is wrong and just don't care. Published September 26, 2018

Former Vice President Joe Biden addresses the Human Rights Campaign National Dinner in Washington, D.C., Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

Haters now call Trump supporters the 'dregs of society'

Watch out Trump supporters! Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden is on the trail and has downgraded you from "deplorables" to the "dregs of society." It's the September before an election, and like well-oiled machines, Democratic leadership crawls out of their basement, ready to instill fear, division and loathing into the American electorate. And they hate you even more than they did before. Published September 19, 2018

In this June 3, 2018, file photo, photographers capture dueling demonstrations between antifacists known as antifa and a right-wing group called Patriot Prayer in downtown Portland, Ore. (Mark Graves/The Oregonian via AP, file)

The Democratic Party's true, and violent, believers

We have a genuine chicken-or-egg issue regarding antifa and the Democratic Party's true believers. On the one hand, we have the violent liberal group antifa, which exists to punish and hurt people for not believing as they do. On the other, we have the Democratic Party and "mainstream" liberals who exist to punish and destroy people and companies for not sharing their opinions. Published September 5, 2018

This Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, file photo shows an arrangement of pills of the opioid oxycodone-acetaminophen in New York. (AP Photo/Patrick Sison)

Confronting the persistent and deadly opioid crisis

The legacy media's ongoing obsession with President Trump as they work to destroy his presidency has a side benefit for those who want a return of the establishment status quo: There isn't much coverage of a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report. The Washington Times headline said it all, "CDC: 72,000 died from drug overdoses in 2017, 42,000 from opioids." Published August 29, 2018