Sheffield

Carrie Sheffield
Senior Contributor

Carrie is a senior writer with Opportunity Lives based in Manhattan, where she tells stories on entrepreneurship, innovation and poverty solutions. She is also founder of Bold, a Millennial-focused, news & cultural platform centered on ideals of personal responsibility and accessible capitalism. A Forbes political economy contributor, she hosted an online TV show for The Washington Times and appears on Fox News, Fox Business Network, MSNBC, and CBS Digital, among others, and has written for the Wall Street Journal, TIME, USA Today, the New York Times, he Washington Post, and the Huffington Post. Head of PR for Silicon Harlem, Carrie is a New York Leader at the Foreign Policy Initiative, member of The Manhattan Institute for Policy Research Young Leaders Circle, Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Program advisory board and the National Press Club‘s Young Members Committee.

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Irving Kristol warned in “Two Cheers For Capitalism” that an inherent danger of democratic capitalism is allowing market forces in unfettered competition to elevate …

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Lena Epstein is the future of the Republican Party. Could she be the next Elise Stefanik? At 35, like Stefanik, Epstein is a Harvard-educated, …

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Luke Shirley lost an arm and a leg to an IED blast in Iraq 10 years ago. The wounded warrior was recovering at Walter …

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As the brilliant economist Art Laffer notes, subsidizing something increases supply and taxing something reduces supply. What’s true of goods is also true of …

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When president-elect Donald Trump announced he will select South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley to be his ambassador to the United Nations, liberals were quickly …

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Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a strong proponent for innovation in public schools, made waves a few years ago with his plan …

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Dre Baldwin is a master storyteller. He’s amassed an enormous online following on YouTube, delivered three TED Talks and published seven books. He’s created …

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Eddie Washington refused to take no for an answer. Bouncing back and forth on the Chinatown bus from home in Boston to his desired …

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Headlines about Afghanistan over the past decade have centered on military conflict and the fight against global terrorism. Too often lost in that rubble …

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As a supporter of the Network of Enlightened Women (NeW) who has spoken at and attended their events, I’m glad to see their new …