Ann Hart Coulter is an American conservative social and political commentator, writer, syndicated columnist, and lawyer.
American Conservatism is a broad system of political beliefs in the United States that is characterized by respect for American traditions, support for Judeo-Christian values, economic liberalism, anti-communism, advocacy of American exceptionalism and a defense of Western culture from perceived threats posed by creeping socialism, moral relativism, multiculturalism, and liberal internationalism.
A pundit is a person who offers to mass media his or her opinion or commentary on a particular subject area on which he or she is knowledgeable, or considered a scholar in said area.
The term social criticism often refers to a mode of criticism that locates the reasons for malicious conditions in a society considered to be in a flawed social structure.
She frequently appears on television, radio, and as a speaker at public and private events.
Born in New York City to a conservative family, Coulter was raised in New Canaan, Connecticut.
New Canaan is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States, 12 miles northeast of Greenwich, 36 miles west of New Haven and 48 miles northeast of New York City.
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
She deepened her conservative interests while studying history at Cornell University, where she helped found The Cornell Review.
Cornell University is an American private Ivy League and public federal land-grant doctoral university located in Ithaca, New York.
History is the study of the past as it is described in written documents.
The College of Arts and Sciences is a division of Cornell University.
She subsequently embarked on a career as a law clerk before rising to prominence in the 1990s as an outspoken critic of the Clinton administration.
The presidency of Bill Clinton was the executive branch of the federal government of the United States that began on January 20, 1993 and ended January 20, 2001.
A law clerk or a judicial clerk is a person who provides assistance to a judge in researching issues before the court and in writing opinions.
Her first book concerned the Bill Clinton impeachment, and sprang from her experience writing legal briefs for Paula Jones's attorneys, as well as columns she wrote about the cases.
Impeachment is a process in which an official is accused of unlawful activity, the outcome of which, depending on the country, may include the removal of that official from office as well as criminal or civil punishment.
The Impeachment of Bill Clinton, the 42nd President of the United States, was initiated by the House of Representatives on two charges, one of perjury and one of obstruction of justice, on December 19, 1998.
Paula Corbin Jones is a former Arkansas state employee who sued U.S. President Bill Clinton for sexual harassment.
Coulter has described herself as a polemicist who likes to "stir up the pot", and does not "pretend to be impartial or balanced, as broadcasters do", drawing criticism from the left, and sometimes from the right.
A polemic is a contentious argument that is intended to support a specific position via attacks on a contrary position.
Coulter's syndicated column for Universal Press Syndicate appears in newspapers, and is featured on major conservative websites.
Universal Press Syndicate, a subsidiary of Andrews McMeel Universal, was an independent press syndicate.
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