Roger Kimball

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

Politics

Oh, there’s Hunter…

The thing speaks for itself. Indeed, it is eloquent

By Roger Kimball

Drink

Ports for any storm

A winery is fortifying New York

By Roger Kimball

Politics

The Democratic art of magical thinking

It is not surprising that Democrats prefer pleasing fantasy to sobering reality

By Roger Kimball

Internet

Staying positive

The left is in a paroxysm of delight over the President’s diagnosis

By Roger Kimball

Politics

The debate was no disaster for Biden — but Trump won

Joe Biden did not drool in his shoe or utterly lose the thread of the discussion. So he exceeded expectations

By Roger Kimball

Education

1619, 1776 and all that

There are many signs, including the announcement of the 1776 Commission, that the conscience of the country is awakening

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Donald Trump should nominate a Supreme Court Justice today

In recent memory, three Supreme Court nominees have been put forward and confirmed within 45 days

By Roger Kimball

Politics

America’s allies don’t like Trump. So what?

The Pew Research Center offers all emotion and no evidence

By Roger Kimball

Media

Leading vs lying

It’s hard to take Bob Woodward’s gotcha gambit seriously

By Roger Kimball

Humor

Reflections of an outgoing President

From the desk of Donald J. Trump

By Roger Kimball

Drink

Bubbles in paradise

On Churchill’s favorite fizz

By Roger Kimball

Politics

After the RNC, I am confident Trump will triumph

The Democrats own the anarchy they have unleashed and abetted

By Roger Kimball

Politics

The GOP’s ‘Great American Story’ will play well at the ballot box

The Republicans kicked things off in a spirit of affirmation and hope

By Roger Kimball

Politics

For the Democrats’ sake, I hope the DNC viewership is low

Organizing a virtual event is a challenge, not to say an exercise in surrealistic self-expression

By Roger Kimball

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