Heather Mac Donald's AllSides Bias Rating™ is 'right', although, as of June 2017, some AllSides community members have rated her 'lean right'. In her own words, she is a secular conservative. She has argued that liberalism is inferior to conservatism. She has criticized welfare for being a "dysfunction enabler" and food stamps for causing an "unhealthy dependence." Mac Donald has also criticized American immigration policy, claiming that it is just "importing another underclass" that has "the power to expand indefinitely." She has said that racial profiling by police is permissible because "you can not be an Islamic terrorist unless you're a member of the Muslim faith."
Mac Donald graduated from Yale in 1978 with a B.A. in English, then went to Cambridge to obtain her masters degree in English. In 1985, she graduated from Stanford University Law School. She was attorney-advisor in the Office of the General Counsel of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and volunteered for the Natural Resources Defense Council. Mac Donald has testified before the U.S. House and Senate Committees many times. In 1998, Mayor Rudolph Giuliani appointed Mac Donald to his task force on the City University of New York. She received the Civilian Valor Award from the New Jersey State Law Enforcement Officers in 2004. Mac Donald is frequently a guest on Fox News, CNN, and other TV and radio shows. She has written multiple books, such as The War on Cops: How the New Attack on Law and Order Makes Everyone Less Safe, The Immigration Solution, and more.
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