Opinion

The First is all about ideas, conversations, curiosity, and most of all freedom. To that end, we publish a plethora of content from both our own writers and outside contributors. We focus especially on real people, with real jobs, and real opinions, not the blather you see repeated on cable news.

We are not beholden to one person, party, or partisan agenda. We call it like we see it, and we want to bring you those who do the same.

So click below to read some of the premiere content from some of our contributors. Don’t like what they have to say? Have a question? Email them, or contact us at ideas@thefirsttv.com.

DANGER: Fantasy Island Until Somebody Dies | Steve Berman

DANGER: Fantasy Island Until Somebody Dies | Steve Berman

Gov. Ron DeSantis last month signed a bill to create a special police force to investigate voter fraud. In 2020, Trump won Florida by 371,686 votes. Yet the Stolen Election wing of the GOP wants to root out fraud. In Georgia, the legislature rejected a special police force, but Gov. Brian Kemp signed legislation giving the GBI …

PUTIN’S END: Meet Patrushev, the Next Tsar | Steve Berman

PUTIN’S END: Meet Patrushev, the Next Tsar | Steve Berman

Russian disinformation shill the New York Post published a story that Tsar Vladimir Putin is about to undergo cancer surgery. Now we have to take these reports with a giant grain of salt, considering the source also published the highly suspect Hunter Biden laptop report that has been widely debunked. Okay, I am being sarcastic. The Post …

TRUTH: Christians Should Not Rejoice at Elon Musk’s Liberty | Steve Berman

TRUTH: Christians Should Not Rejoice at Elon Musk’s Liberty | Steve Berman

Elon Musk tweeted something mostly true and mildly interesting the other day. It’s true in the sense that on Twitter, since 2008 the left has run full-speed from traditional Democrat tax-and-spend into full utopian green hedonism. It’s not true in the sense that in the real world, conservative reactionaries haven’t done the same thing in the other …