David Giffin (@D_Giffin) is a student at the Wake Forest University School of Law, and also holds a Masters in Theological Studies from the Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. In addition to writing and editing for TheCollegeConservative, he also wrote as an op-ed contributor for The Emory Wheel student newspaper and served as the Candler legislative representative for the Emory Graduate Student Government Association.


In Defense of the Weird

With the events of Santa Barbara still fresh in our minds, another brutal crime has exploded across the news cycle: two twelve-year-old girls in Wisconsin, Anissa Weier and Morgan Geyser, have been...


CPAC: Losing Its Religion?

The 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference is just two days away, and already the news has been abuzz with speculation as to how the conference will proceed and what it means for the future of...

An oil pipeline through Iraq

Syria: The New War for Oil

Remember when the President was an unjust tyrant, threatening to engage in military conflicts overseas that we had no business in being a part of, all because of that money-making commodity known as...

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Pop Goes The Sex Scandal

(AUTHOR’S NOTE: I don’t always write humorous articles, but when I do they are mildly inappropriate. You have been duly warned.)   With the steadily-increasing number of political...

Lady Liberty Fireworks

Happy Independence Day!

The Second Day of July 1776, will be the most memorable Epocha, in the History of America. I am apt to believe that it will be celebrated, by succeeding Generations, as the great anniversary...