Pardes Seleh

Pardes Seleh


Writer and Contributors Editor


Fun Fact

Pardes is the Contributors Editor for Red Alert Politics. She is from Los Angeles, CA, where she did clinical research and attended UCLA as a premed -- but contracted the obsessed-with-politics virus and eventually decided to write full-time. She was previously the editor-in-chief at her school's conservative paper and is also a writer at

Pardes is the contributors' editor for Red Alert Politics. She is from Los Angeles, CA, where she did clinical research and attended UCLA as a premed; but contracted the obsessed-with-politics virus and eventually decided to write full-time. She was previously the editor-in-chief at her school's conservative paper and is also a writer at

Articles From Pardes

NeW offers $1,000 to find “America’s top (millennial) gentleman”

Republican Party chairman George Bush calls a meeting of the Republican National Committee in Washington, April 26, 1973. He said he is still confident that President Nixon was not involved in any of the Watergate scandals. Bush said, "if I did not have confidence that President Nixon is telling the truth on Watergate, I would not stand here in this posture." (AP Photo/Bob Daugherty)

The Network of Enlightened Women, a nonprofit promoting freethinking among women, has launched its annual “Gentlemen Showcase.” College-age men will compete in two categories — one for undergraduate students, and the other for graduate students and young professionals — for the title of “America’s top gentleman.” Winners of each of the two categories will receive $1,000 […]

Priorities? DNC resolution targets ABC show ‘Designated Survivor’

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The Democratic National Committee will vote later this month on a resolution to condemn the ABC show, ‘Designated Survivor,’ according to a document the Wall Street Journal‘s Reid Epstein tweeted Wednesday. The resolution accuses the show of portraying a “fictional FBI director as being blackmailed into confessing to a crime he did not commit.” It mocks FBI […]

Playboy supports “#FreetheNipple” because, you know, feminism

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Playboy is bringing nude photos back, according to an announcement from the magazine’s newest chief executive officer Monday. Connor Hefner, the 25-year-old son of 90-year-old Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, called the 2015 decision to remove nude photos from the magazine a “mistake.” “Nudity was never the problem because nudity isn’t a problem,” he tweeted. “Today we are […]

UCLA awards faculty up to $1,000 to teach about Trump and the “white, working class”

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The UCLA Division of Social Sciences is offering up to $1,000 to faculty members who will teach seminars about President Donald Trump and his voters this spring. The courses will be taught as part of the school’s 200-course Fiat Lux program, which is open to all undergraduate students but gives priority access to college freshmen. […]

Shapiro to pro-transgenderism student: “Why aren’t you 60?” [VIDEO]

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Transgenderism and pro-abortion advocates at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan were shown a contrarian perspective on Thursday during a Q&A session with Daily Wire Editor-in-Chief Ben Shapiro. After being challenged by a young woman who told him he is invalidating transgender individuals, Shapiro responded by debunking the popular narrative on transgenderism. “As far […]

Rubio: Making civility in the Senate cool again [VIDEO]

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In a passionate speech on the floor of the Senate Tuesday night, Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) defended the decision to silence Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) after she violated House rules in her tirade against the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) for Attorney General. Democrats reacted with feelings of anger and betrayal; but Rubio explained […]

Liberals taunt Muslim millennial for being conservative

Nadia Elgendy, the recently elected chair of the College Republicans of Virginia, is all about kicking conservative knowledge and taking names. (Photo via Nadia Elgendy)

A young practicing Muslim woman was harassed on social media for being a conservative. In an interview with Red Alert Politics‘ Assistant Editor Siraj Hashmi, Virginia College Republican’s newly elected chair, Nadia Elgendy, explained why she is a conservative. “My parents are small business owners they own a dental practice in Springfield, Virginia, and just […]

Trump’s press secretary has a venmo account. Trolls are taking full advantage

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White House press secretary Sean Spicer has a personal Venmo account, and social media users are taking full advantage of the opportunity to troll him. The press secretary’s Venmo feed was filling up with payment requests and donations from Venmo users as of Monday night, when somebody found his public account with his profile photo online. “Who? […]

Feminists, calm your panties: Saying “dress like a woman” isn’t sexist

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The media has its panties all tangled over an Axios report from Thursday that claims a “source who worked on Trump’s campaign” said Donald Trump told his female employees to “dress like women. Even if you’re in jeans, you need to look neat and orderly.” The reaction to this was wild. Angry rants in girl magazines […]

UCLA to spend $10,000 on free tampons and dispensers

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UCLA students will soon have access to free tampon dispensers outside of their restrooms as part of a movement to “reduce stigma” surrounding women’s products, school officials say. The Undergraduate Students Association Council and the Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center partnered up to provide 1,000 free pads and tampons over-the-counter in November. After […]

Berkeley College Republicans to hand out snowflakes to protesters

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College Republicans at the University of California, Berkeley are planning to hand out plastic snowflakes to protesters at an event tonight featuring conservative pundit Milo Yiannopoulos. The event, scheduled as part of Yiannopoulos’s “Dangerous Faggot Tour,” saw intense backlash from campus socialists. Angry students took to social media to protest the speaker as a “racist,” while […]

Ellen likens banned refugees to Dory (the fish) [VIDEO]

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Ellen DeGeneres chose to “not get political” this week by using the Pixar film, Finding Dory (DeGeneres was the voice for Dory in the movie), to create an analogy of Donald Trump’s recent executive order on banning immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries. Her performance was a terrible flop, but nonetheless, her fans claim she used it to […]

Did Paul Ryan just say a press conference was a “waste of his f—ing time”? [VIDEO]

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No. Here’s what actually happened: House Speaker Paul Ryan was wrapping up his Tuesday press conference on President Donald Trump’s travel ban on refugees from seven Muslim-majority countries, when a cameraman was suddenly heard, saying, “F—. This is a waste of my f—ing time.” Of course, the audio was caught on the same video footage as […]

University of California system to resist Trump’s executive orders

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In a letter to the University of California community, UC President Janet Napolitano instructed all international students covered by President Donald Trump’s Order Affecting Visa Processes and Entry into the United States to stay in the country for now and contact the UC office for “additional guidance” in the meantime. “At this time, we recommend […]

“Equal pay is not enough”: Hilarious shoe ad pisses off feminists [VIDEO]

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A hilarious new shoe ad from Bianco Footwear has feminists infuriated for its parodical twist on European marketing and political commentary. The ad, captioned with the hashtag #WomenNeedMore, features a group of fashionably-dressed women who are angry at their bosses for not paying them more than their male colleagues because their clothing, accessories, and shoes […]

Musicians convince little girl to light Trump doll on fire [VIDEO]

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A group of artists recently produced a music video featuring a young girl lighting a Donald Trump doll on fire. The innocent-looking child in the video is presumed more virtuous after committing this violent act, which the artists’ Facebook page accompanies with the hashtag, “#trumpwelldone.” The act of using propagandist art forms to train children and young adults to […]

Female blogger fires back at March feminists: I am not ‘oppressed’

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In a rant that went viral on social media Tuesday, a female blogger fired back at feminist activists who rallied at the Women’s March over the weekend and told her she is oppressed because of her gender. “To the woman telling me that I am oppressed: No, I’m F***ING not,” she wrote. The blogger, who […]

Irony: Women’s March video says female baby’s life matters

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A video produced by the Women’s March on Washington features women and other minorities saying why they will be participating in the Saturday, January 21st march to protest incoming President Donald Trump. Despite the March’s pro-abortion mission, a pregnant woman is featured in the video saying her child’s life matters. “Why I march,” the video […]

Students to protest ‘sexist’ Trump by taking photos in their panties

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A sorority at the University of Michigan plans to protest incoming President Donald Trump after his Friday inauguration. Their plan? The group intends to take photos of themselves in their panties while ‘marching for women,’ and posting the photos to Instagram. In an email to all members of their club, obtained by the Young America’s […]

Documentary: Gay and minority students ‘come-out’ to support Trump [VIDEO]

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Millennials of minority identities recently ‘came out’ in a video about their support for the incoming President Donald Trump. “Traitors,” a brief documentary created by Portland State University (PSU) graduate student Andy Ngo, features young minorities who supported Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election. The unique group of individuals featured in the video includes […]