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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

Extraordinary delusions and the madness of crowds, New York Times edition

No human organization can survive if its members are determined to push things to extremes all the time

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Will the Plywood Party win?

Most people have yet to take on board how odd this election is

By Roger Kimball

Politics

The red wave is inbound

But will it be a wave of sufficient power to swamp the deliberate fraud and litigation planned by the Democrats?

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Kamala Harris vs James Madison

She wants to replace the free market engine of prosperity with a top-down leveling of aspiration and achievement

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Tony Bobulinski and implausible deniability

He is a no-nonsense, forthright guy who is angry and determined to clear his name

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Trump sealed the deal last night

He moved methodically, like a battle tank, over Biden’s incontinent expostulations

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Will we ever know the truth about Russiagate?

Every revelation, though it sheds some local light, actually makes the whole picture murkier

By Roger Kimball

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

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