Steve Berman

Opinion Contributor

Steve Berman is a transplanted northerner living in the Atlanta area. For over 30 years, Steve has been a technology entrepreneur, creating, building, and selling businesses. Steve has been writing about politics and social issues for nearly a decade. It started with a “diary" on RedState, and quickly moved on to professional writing. He has written for other well-known web publications and was one of the original writers who helped Erick Erickson launch The Resurgent in 2016.

Steve’s work has been published by Fox News, and he has been cited on the New York Times opinion page, and quoted by the Washington Post. He is excited to be involved with the latest project, The First, as an opinion writer.

A Jewish believer in Christ, Steve lives and worships with his family in the Atlanta suburbs, after moving to central Georgia from New Hampshire over 28 years ago.

Does Kimmel Want Human Rights Denied to the Unvaccinated? | Steve Berman

Does Kimmel Want Human Rights Denied to the Unvaccinated? | Steve Berman

Jimmy Kimmel stirred a hornets nest in his late-night return from a “weird summer” hiatus by saying Americans who aren’t vaccinated should be left to die without needed health care. “That choice doesn’t seem so tough to me,” Kimmel said. “Vaccinated person having a heart attack? Yes, come right in, we’ll take care of you. Unvaccinated guy …

Bad Media Sermons | Steve Berman

Bad Media Sermons | Steve Berman

The media isn’t trying to steer your attention away from stories like the debacle in Afghanistan, or the mounting costsof the never-ending COVID-19 pandemic. Really, they’re not. You’ll find plenty of stories about all those topics all over the daily newspapers, on CNN—all over the media. The overarching stories really aren’t about the stories—or as longtime editor Kevin Williamson wrote in National Review, …

Remember the Betrayed | Steve Berman

Remember the Betrayed | Steve Berman

I need you to remember 1975, when Vietnam veterans were forgotten because America had to “move on” from the war, from Nixon and Watergate. I need you to remember 1980, when Americans were held hostage for 444 days; an ill-executed rescue attempt resulted in eight American service members dead, left behind in the desert. I need …

Herschel Walker Has a Good Shot | Steve Berman

Herschel Walker Has a Good Shot | Steve Berman

The long-expected launch of Georgia football legend Herschel Walker’s campaign for the U.S. Senate has arrived. Walker, who has been endorsed by and photographed with former President Donald Trump, comes into the race at a time when the Democrats are fractured over Afghanistan, President Joe Biden’s approval numbers are tanking, and Republicans want to capitalize on the chaos. The thing …

Can We Agree? Mandates Are a Dirty Word | Steve Berman

Can We Agree? Mandates Are a Dirty Word | Steve Berman

The FDA finally gave full approval to the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, after 202 milliondoses have been administered in the U.S. alone, far ahead of Moderna and J&J/Janssen. After June, the rate of American vaccinations flattened and has not recovered. A piece of paper issued by the government, it appears, is not going to motivate many employers to mandate vaccines. …