|Born||November 8, 1961
Hollywood, California, U.S.
|Education||Yale B.A. English|
|Occupation||Author and columnist|
Diana West (born November 8, 1961, Hollywood, California) is a nationally syndicated conservative American columnist and author. Her weekly column, which frequently tackles controversial subjects such as the impact of Islam and the failures of counterinsurgency strategy (COIN), is syndicated by Universal U-Click and appears in about 120 newspapers and news sites. She is the author of the books The Death of the Grown Up: How America's Arrested Development Is Bringing Down Western Civilization (St. Martin's Press, 2007) and American Betrayal: The Secret Assault on Our Nation's Character (St. Martin's Press, 2013).
West has contributed essays and features to The Wall Street Journal, The Weekly Standard, The Washington Times, The Washington Post, The New Criterion, The Public Interest, and The Women's Quarterly. She has also been a columnist for Scripps Howard News Service and United Media. As a former CNN contributor, West frequently appeared on CNN's Lou Dobbs show. She is a graduate of Yale University.
- The Death of the Grownup: How America's Arrested Development Is Bringing Down Western Civilization / Diana West (St. Martin's Griffin, 2007) ISBN 0-312-34048-6
- Diana West; William J Boykin (Author), Harry Edward Soyster (Author), Henry Cooper (Author), Stephen C. Coughlin (Author), Michael Del Rosso (Author), Frank J. Gaffney Jr. (Author), John Guandolo (Author), Clare M. Lopez (Author), Andrew C. McCarthy (Author), Patrick Poole (Author), Joseph E. Schmitz (Author), Tom Trento (Author), J. Michael Waller (Author), R. James Woolsey (Author), Brian Kennedy (Primary Contributor), James "Ace" Lyons (Primary Contributor), Christine Brim (Primary Contributor), David Yerushalmi (Primary Contributor), David Reaboi (Designer) (2010), Shariah: The Threat To America: An Exercise In Competitive Analysis, Washington: Center for Security Policy, ISBN 978-0982294765
- American Betrayal: The Secret Assault on Our Nation's Character / Diana West (St. Martin's Press, 2013) ISBN 978-0-312-63078-2
- The Rebuttal: Defending 'American Betrayal' from the Book-Burners /Diana West (Bravura Books, 2013) ISBN 978-1-4928-8453-8