Biography Profile / Wiki Information
- Alana Mastrangelo is an American political activist and a writer.
- As of 2019, she is a reporter for Breitbart News, where she writes predominantly about political, social and educational issues.
- A popular conservative figure & a staunch Trump supporter on social media, Alana often shares her thoughts about political issues, especially surrounding gun laws in America. Mastrangelo has a strong social media following of over 160,000 followers on Twitter, which is her social media platform of choice.
Personal Life & Family Background :
- Alana Mastrangelo was born on May 9, 1988, in Cleveland, Ohio. She has a brother.
- A first-generation American, she is proud of the fact that her parents immigrated legally to the States.
- Her grandparents once lived under fascist dictator Mussolini’s rule.
- Alana studied at John Carroll University, where she obtained a Bachelors degree in Political Science, Foreign Affairs and History.
Early Life & Education :
- Catherine was born and raised in Toronto, where she fell in love with the sport of figure skating at a young age.
- In high school, she was interested in political science and finance, which led to her choosing to study the subject in college.
- Catherine says that growing up in a big city like Toronto helped her understand the values of family and friends, and she cherishes her time with her family.
Job, Salary & Net Worth :
- One of Alana’s early jobs was working as the Regional Director of Turning Point USA for two years, starting in 2016.
- In 2017, she began contributing to the Washington Examiner, where she often continues to contribute as an article writer.
- Since 2018, Mastrangelo has also been reporting for Breitbart News.
- She has also appeared on a few shows & podcast – Fox and Friends, The Todd Allyn Show etc.
- Besides her writing & broadcasting career, Alana has also utilized her social media presence on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube to share and disseminate her views.
- Her primary focus surrounds around gender issues, gun laws and ecological movements. She has a conservative perspective, for example, believing that there are only two genders & that efforts to cut back on plastic are a waste of time.
Fun Facts, Height & Trivia :
- In 2018, Alana stirred some controversy by posting a photo on Twitter with a gun shooting a drinking straw. Mastrangelo says the post was a joke, however, it garnered a lot of attention and she stands by her statement, feeling that it is ridiculous that you could be arrested for selling straws.
- Her height is 5’5.”
- She states that in retaliation to talks about restricting gun ownership, that she goes out and buys more guns.
- An Italian-American by ethnicity, many of her posts also focus on happenings in Italy.
- She has a strong following on social media, especially of young conservatives.
- Owns a cat named Dolce, who appears regularly on her Twitter posts.