The Top 10 Conservative News and Opinion Websites

Must Reads for Conservative Opinion and Insight

You can find conservative content aimed at educating and informing you many places online. In recent years, some of the focus has shifted to the tea party movement and grassroots opinion and involvement. See some of the best of the edgier conservative websites.

Washington Free Beacon

Founded in 2012, the Washington Free Beacon offers a wide variety of fresh content that includes unique investigative journalism and biting satire. It is one of the few websites ​that constantly delivers solid information and solid laughs. More »

americanthinker.com

While The American Thinker will not blow you away with graphics, flashy videos, or a multi-media assault, it will blow you away with conservative opinion content. The American Thinker publishes exclusive content that can’t be found elsewhere, often from impressive grassroots Americans with an opinion and a keyboard. The American Thinker invites readers to join the discussion and submit content for either their blog or their column pages. More »

NationalReview.com

National Review Online remains the premier destination for conservative thought and is one of the leading websites on foreign policy information. Don't forget to sign-up for the newsletters, especially the G-File by columnist and author Jonah Goldberg. More »

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A website by multimedia personality Glenn Beck, the Blaze is a wide-ranging site featuring breaking news, exclusive commentary, and independent content created and delivered in a news-magazine format, with videos. More »

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Formerly known as Pajamas Media, PJ Media is a site of exclusive commentary delivered in column and blog format from a number of influential conservatives. One of the chief goals of PJ Media is to “defend, protect and preserve what made, and will continue to make, America great.” More »

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twitchy.com

Founded by Michelle Malkin in 2012, Twitchy finds and highlights the top news items, stories, and events posted on social media site Twitter and showcases the best tweets related to those stories. The website is one part informative and one part entertainment. If you like to know the news before it makes the news from a conservative angle, twitchy offers all the excitement that could possibly be had in 140 characters or less. More »

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RedState.com

Originally founded by Erik Erickson, Red State offers up exclusive and unique conservative opinion in an old-school blog style format. The group also hosts Red State gathering each year, where politicians and aspiring presidential candidates often attend to try and convince the conservative grassroots base. More »

Readers interested in daily news and updates regarding the culture of life should check out Life Site News. A combination of news and opinion, Life Site News covers topics including abortion, euthanasia, family, faith, stem cell research, and bioethics. The site highlights pro-life activists across the country. The purpose of the website is “to provide balance and more accurate coverage on culture, life and family matters” and their stories are also available in daily newsletters. More »

The Weekly Standard is home to some of the top conservative thinkers including Bill Kristol, Stephen Hayes, and Fred Barnes. The content and style remain decidedly old school, often refreshingly so. More »

The Federalist focuses on a mixture of culture, religion, and politics. It has unique content and is not a straight news delivery website. It often offers counter-point arguments on developing news stories. More »