Cathy Young

Cathy Young is a columnist for Newsday, a contributing editor to Reason, and an associate editor at ArcDigital.


Articles by Cathy Young

August 14, 2019 4:52 am

Standing Up to the Moral Outrage Industry

What we can learn from how Yale handled Sarah Braasch and the “napping while black” incident.
Cathy Young
July 9, 2019 4:41 am

The Very Real Dangers of “Speech Equals Violence”

The assault on Andy Ngo shows we've reached a very bad place.
Cathy Young
June 24, 2019 4:36 am

The Problem With “When They See Us”

The prosecution of the Central Park Five was a terrible injustice. But viewing it through a lens of “wokeness” distorts reality.
Cathy Young
April 19, 2019 4:23 am

Rise of the Notre Dame Truthers

The tragic fire brought out the worst in the political fringes.
Cathy Young
March 11, 2019 4:49 am

Socialism Chic

It's back. And it's worse than ever.
Cathy Young
March 1, 2019 4:33 am

Hate Crime Hoaxes Are Real. But So Are Hate Crimes.

America is too big, too populous, and too diverse for hate-related violence to be an either-or situation.
Cathy Young
February 20, 2019 3:56 am

Left, Right, Left: Anti-Semitism Marches On

Anti-Jewish sentiment is vile and dangerous regardless of which part of the political spectrum it comes from.
Cathy Young
February 10, 2019 8:22 am

The Trouble With Candace Owens

Candace Owens, the black conservative activist who has previously made waves by calling…
Cathy Young
January 28, 2019 4:13 am

Why Progressives Can’t Admit They Were Wrong About the MAGA Kids

It’s easier to blame “privilege” than it is to seek the truth.
Cathy Young
January 23, 2019 3:52 am

The Real Stain on Angela Davis’ Legacy Is Her Support for Tyranny

The Communist activist just lost an award after complaints by Jewish groups, but her views on Israel are far from her biggest problems.
Cathy Young