Jonathan H. Adler

Mr. Adler is an NRO contributing editor and the inaugural Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. His latest book is Marijuana Federalism: Uncle Sam and Mary Jane.

Michael Auslin

Michael Auslin is the Payson J. Treat Distinguished Research Fellow in Contemporary Asia at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution and the author of Asia’s New Geopolitics. He co-hosts The Pacific Century podcast.

David L. Bahnsen

David L. Bahnsen runs a private-wealth-management firm and is a National Review Institute trustee.

David Beckworth

David Beckworth is a senior research fellow with the Program on Monetary Policy at George Mason University's Mercatus Center, and a former international economist at the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

Michael Knox Beran

Mr. Beran is a lawyer and writer. His book WASPs: The Splendors and Miseries of an American Aristocracy is to be published this year.

Conrad Black

Conrad Black’s latest book is Donald J. Trump, A President Like No Other. He can be reached at

Jerry Bowyer

Jerry Bowyer is the president of Bowyer Research and editor of Townhall Financial.

Charles Bowyer

Charles Bowyer is a risk analyst for Bowyer Research and a writer for TownhallFinance.

Richard Brookhiser

Historian Richard Brookhiser is a senior editor of National Review and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

Mona Charen

Mona Charen is a syndicated columnist and a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center.

Roger Clegg

Roger Clegg serves on the board of the Center for Equal Opportunity, where he was formerly president and general counsel.

Shannen W. Coffin

Shannen W. Coffin is a contributing editor to National Review. He practices appellate law in Washington, D.C.

Veronique de Rugy

Veronique de Rugy is a senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.

Alexandra DeSanctis

Alexandra DeSanctis is a staff writer for National Review and a visiting fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center.

John Fund

John Fund is National Review’s national-affairs reporter.

Jim Geraghty

Jim Geraghty is the senior political correspondent of National Review.

Steve H. Hanke

Steve H. Hanke is a professor of applied economics at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. He is a senior fellow and the director of the Troubled Currencies Project at the Cato Institute in Washington, D.C.

Victor Davis Hanson

Victor Davis Hanson is a classicist and historian at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and the author of The Second World Wars: How the First Global Conflict Was Fought and Won.

David Harsanyi

David Harsanyi is a senior writer for National Review and the author of First Freedom: A Ride through America’s Enduring History with the Gun

Jon Hartley

Jon Hartley is a master’s student at the Harvard Kennedy School and a Visiting Fellow at the Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity. He formerly served as a senior policy adviser to the Congressional Joint Economic Committee.

Kevin A. Hassett

Kevin A. Hassett served in the Trump administration as a senior adviser to the president and is a former chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers. He is the senior adviser to National Review's Capital Matters, a new initiative focused on financial and economic coverage.

Joshua R. Hendrickson

Joshua R. Hendrickson is an associate professor of economics at the University of Mississippi.

Arthur Herman

Arthur Herman, a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute, is the author of Douglas MacArthur: American Warrior.

Martin Hutchinson

Martin Hutchinson is a co-author of Alchemists of Loss, on the 2008 financial crisis, and the author of Britain’s Greatest Prime Minister, a forthcoming biography of Lord Liverpool. His work can be found at

Sami J. Karam

Sami J. Karam is a former fund manager and the founder of He tweets at @sami_karam.

Peter Kirsanow

Peter N. Kirsanow is an attorney and a member of the United States Commission on Civil Rights.

Mark Krikorian

Mark Krikorian is the executive director of the Center for Immigration Studies.

Larry Kudlow

Larry Kudlow is the author of JFK and the Reagan Revolution: A Secret History of American Prosperity, written with Brian Domitrovic.

Stanley Kurtz

Stanley Kurtz is a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center.

George Leef

George Leef is the the director of editorial content at the James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal.

Yuval Levin

Yuval Levin is the director of social, cultural, and constitutional studies at the American Enterprise Institute and the editor of National Affairs.

Kathryn Jean Lopez

Kathryn Jean Lopez is a senior fellow at the National Review Institute and an editor-at-large of National Review. Sign up for her weekly NRI newsletter here. She is the author of A Year with the Mystics: Visionary Wisdom for Daily Living.

Rich Lowry

Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review.

Carrie Lukas

Carrie Lukas is the president of the Independent Women’s Forum.

Daniel J. Mahoney

Mr. Mahoney holds the Augustine Chair in Distinguished Scholarship at Assumption College in Worcester, Mass., and is a National Review Institute trustee. He is the author, most recently, of The Idol of Our Age: How the Religion of Humanity Subverts Christianity

Mairead McArdle

Mairead McArdle is a news writer for National Review Online and a graduate of Thomas Aquinas College.

Andrew C. McCarthy

Andrew C. McCarthy is a senior fellow at National Review Institute, an NR contributing editor, and author of Ball of Collusion: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency.

Dan McLaughlin

Dan McLaughlin is a senior writer at National Review Online.

John J. Miller

John J. Miller, the national correspondent for National Review and host of its Great Books podcast, is the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. He is the author of A Gift of Freedom: How the John M. Olin Foundation Changed America.

Deroy Murdock

Deroy Murdock is a Manhattan-based Fox News contributor and a contributing editor of National Review Online, and a senior fellow with the London Center for Policy Research.

Iain Murray

Iain Murray is the Competitive Enterprise Institute’s vice president of strategy. He is the author of The Socialist Temptation.

Jay Nordlinger

Jay Nordlinger is a senior editor of National Review and a book fellow at the National Review Institute.

John O’Sullivan

John O’Sullivan is a senior fellow at National Review Institute and an editor-at-large of National Review.

Henry Olsen

Mr. Olsen is a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, an editor at, and the author of The Working Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism.

Ramesh Ponnuru

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

Dennis Prager

Dennis Prager is a nationally syndicated radio talk-show host and columnist.

David Pryce-Jones

David Pryce-Jones is a British author and commentator and a senior editor of National Review.

Brian Riedl

Brian Riedl is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute.

Peter Robinson

Peter M. Robinson is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution.

Ben Shapiro

Ben Shapiro is the editor in chief of the Daily Wire.

Kyle Smith

Kyle Smith is a fellow at National Review Institute and National Review’s critic-at-large.

Wesley J. Smith

Wesley J. Smith is an author and a senior fellow at the Discovery Institute’s Center on Human Exceptionalism.

Michael R. Strain

Michael R. Strain is the director of economic-policy studies and the Arthur F. Burns Scholar in Political Economy at the American Enterprise Institute.  

Joseph W. Sullivan

Joseph W. Sullivan served at the White House Council of Economic Advisers as the special adviser to the chairman, as well as a staff economist, from 2017 to 2019.

Daniel Tenreiro

Daniel Tenreiro is the Thomas L. Rhodes Journalism Fellow at the National Review Institute.

Katherine Timpf

Katherine Timpf is a reporter for National Review Online.   

Jonathan S. Tobin

Jonathan S. Tobin is editor in chief of and a contributor to National Review.

Mike Watson

Mike Watson is the associate director of the Center for the Future of Liberal Society at the Hudson Institute.

George Weigel

George Weigel is Distinguished Senior Fellow of Washington’s Ethics and Public Policy Center, where he holds the William E. Simon Chair in Catholic Studies. His 27th book, The Next Pope: The Office of Peter and a Church in Mission, has just been published by Ignatius Press.

Ed Whelan

Ed Whelan is the president of the Ethics and Public Policy Center and a regular contributor to NRO’s Bench Memos. He is co-editor of The Essential Scalia: On the Constitution, the Courts, and the Rule of Law.

Armond White

Armond White, a culture critic, writes about movies for National Review and is the author of New Position: The Prince Chronicles. His new book, Make Spielberg Great Again: The Steven Spielberg Chronicles, is available at Amazon.

George Will

George Will is a Pulitzer Prize–winning syndicated columnist. His email address is

Kevin D. Williamson

Kevin D. Williamson is a fellow at National Review Institute, the roving correspondent for National Review, and the author of Big White Ghetto: Dead Broke, Stone-Cold Stupid, and High on Rage in the Dank Woolly Wilds of the 'Real America.'