Roger Kimball

Trump’s burger fête was a masterpiece

January 16, 2019 10:49 am

The president not only ate a bunch of burgers, he just ate the Left’s lunch, again

Those who think Trump will cave on the wall are wrong

January 8, 2019 10:46 pm

A country without borders is not a country

The pathetic crusade of Mitt Romney

January 3, 2019 9:38 am

The Utah senator-elect thinks that Donald Trump has not risen to the ‘mantle of the office’

The Prague delusion

December 28, 2018 8:30 pm

The Central European city is the last stop for the resistance fantasy

The ‘adults’ in the Trump administration are surprisingly childish

December 21, 2018 11:51 am

Mattis’s petulant resignation fits a pattern

Donald Trump and the art of the bipartisan deal

December 17, 2018 10:41 am

Why 2019 will be a year of consolidation

Andrew Sullivan’s false gods

December 12, 2018 11:13 am

The revered writer uses pulpit tones in the service of inquisition

What was the real point of the Mueller investigation?

December 5, 2018 1:26 pm

Since the beginning, it’s been an investigation in search of a crime rather than an investigation of a suspected crime

If you don’t believe in borders, should you be deciding US immigration policy?

November 27, 2018 9:32 am

Despite what Beto thinks, the United States doesn’t have an obligation to every distressed mother with a four-month-old

The joy of being right at Thanksgiving

November 20, 2018 11:13 am

I go to some trouble to make sure that Thanksgiving chez Kimball is an occasion that encourages the feeling of gratitude

In Democratic circles, anti-Semitism is becoming normal

November 14, 2018 12:24 pm

I am of two minds about where our country’s new flirtation with socialism is heading

Jim Acosta: the Don Quixote of fake news

November 8, 2018 3:27 pm

I have at times wondered whether Jim Acosta pays the president a retainer for making him such a recognizable figure

The midterms delivered a feeble rivulet, not a blue wave

November 7, 2018 9:32 am

The effort to Make America Great Again will continue, just a little more slowly and circuitously than it would have done had the Republicans held the house

The Democratic faithful are spooked

November 5, 2018 7:55 am

How will the blue-dyed media react if results do not go their way tomorrow night?

The audacity of Obama’s lying

October 30, 2018 10:27 am

Brazenness is key. If you’re going to lie, don’t be shy

Bombgate and the new species of political theatre

October 26, 2018 12:16 pm

The media think the bombs will embarrass Trump and coax voters away from the GOP in the midterms, I’ll bet you a Nate Silver dollar it doesn't.

How the mob was made

October 21, 2018 11:07 am

What should we make of the erupting pustules of look-at-me violence and carefully staged disruption that are disfiguring our public life?

The triumph of Melania Trump

October 17, 2018 10:28 am

The ABC interview was meant to demean the First Lady. Like so many press gambits these days, it backfired

Is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a Republican in disguise?

October 9, 2018 12:37 pm

The self-defeating Democratic campaign to undermine the Electoral College

Kavanaugh confirmed, despite the Democratic ‘search and destroy mission’

October 6, 2018 5:15 pm

The President’s support is why Kavanaugh prevailed where Robert Bork stumbled

Donald Trump’s US-Canada-Mexico trade deal is YUGE

October 1, 2018 9:34 am

No matter what you hear, American workers have always been at the forefront of President Trump’s mind, and this deal will be good for them

Donald Trump refuses to ‘imagine there’s no countries’ — and the UN hates him for it

September 26, 2018 10:44 am

The President talked to the United Nations like a grown-up. They didn’t like it

With Christine Blasey Ford, the Democrats have descended to new lows in politicising justice

September 17, 2018 10:18 am

They tried the same thing when they wheeled out Anita Hill during the hearings on Clarence Thomas

What the Deep State Throat just swallowed

September 8, 2018 3:08 am

The New York Times’s op-ed confirms everything the President has said about his enemies.

Judge Kavanaugh will be confirmed without a hitch

September 3, 2018 10:21 am

In years to come, no one is going to talk about ‘kavanaughing’ a candidate