David French

Senior editor of The Dispatch and a contributing writer for The Atlantic. He’s the author most recently of Divided We Fall: America's Secession Threat and How to Restore Our Nation.   David writes The French Press newsletter for The Dispatch. Subscribe to The French Press »

David French

The Gobsmacking Guns Case

"My stomach was involved in reading this brief."

A Blow Against the Malice Theory of American Politics

It turns out it’s hard to escape the need to inspire and persuade.

Midterms and the Signs of the Times

How to read the current moment.

All Bow to the God of Conventional Wisdom

"Both parties suck and that's my position."

Guns. Ho.

From midterms to music.

How History Might Remember—or Forget—the Next Congress

Could this be one of the least important elections of our lifetime?

No More Pre-Mortem (Almost)

It's going to get messy.

Does Jesus Need an Ad Campaign?

Guest: Jason Vanderground

Your Midterms Questions, Answered

Emperor Palpatine moves to the Ramada.