Roger Kimball

Roger Kimball is the editor and publisher of The New Criterion, publisher of Encounter Books and a contributing editor of The Spectator.

Business

The staggering stupidity of Don Lemón

The CNN host’s rant about America’s founding is historically illiterate

By Roger Kimball

Education

The truth about beauty

Beauty speaks with such great immediacy because it touches something deep within us

By Roger Kimball

Politics

The mendacity of Joe Biden’s address to Congress

Biden is here to bring us MAPA: ‘Make America Poor Again’

By Roger Kimball

Drink

A tale of two tapas

Vintners’ Punic victories

By Roger Kimball

Drink

Georgians on my mind

Amphora euphoria

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Joe Biden and the ‘fourth wave’ mania

Give me liberty or give me desk

By Roger Kimball

Politics

A tame press conference for a lame president

The air of unreality that suffused the Biden presser was stultifying

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Joe Biden’s dire opening chapter on the world stage

A pattern of contempt for America and its leaders seems to be taking hold

By Roger Kimball

Books

Amazon’s book bullying is just the latest act of woke intolerance

The world’s biggest bookstore has sided firmly with the bullies

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Justice for Derek Chauvin

If you were a juror, would you dare to return a ‘not guilty’ verdict?

By Roger Kimball

Drink

The Judgment of Paris

Putting California on the map

By Roger Kimball

Politics

There’s no equality in equity

The advent of Joe Biden is another step on the road to the destruction (or ‘fundamental transformation’) of America

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Why we need an inquiry into January 6

I agree with Nancy Pelosi

By Roger Kimball

Drink

The screw-top letters

The necessity of snobbery

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Kamala Harris’s Orwellian future

Having a bad memory is going to be absolutely crucial in the Harris-Biden era

By Roger Kimball

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