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Roger Kimball

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

Politics

A history lesson for Donald Trump

The former president should follow precedent

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Alejandro Mayorkas has no shame

The DHS secretary is clearly the winner of this week’s Best Lying Despot Contest

By Roger Kimball

Drink

Roger Scruton knew what wine was for

The English philosopher was an eloquent apologist for pleasure

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Joe Biden and the Sovietization of America

What does it mean that he’s demonized half the country?

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Just because Biden thinks he’s running again doesn’t mean he is

He also seems to think he was at the top of his law school class

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Donald Trump is looking forward

Maggie Haberman is mistaken to think he’s lost in the past

By Roger Kimball

Europe

An American remembrance of the Queen

It says a lot that when I say ‘the Queen’ even American readers know I can mean only one person

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Biden declares war on half the country

The malignant and divisive spirit of his speech will not soon be quelled

By Roger Kimball

Drink

The bucolic Beaujolais

There is a time for every wine

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Liz Cheney: the self-appointed moral center of the GOP

The soon-to-be-ex-congresswoman doesn’t care for DeSantis, Cruz or Hawley either

By Roger Kimball

Politics

The real motivation for the FBI raid

It wasn’t to collect classified documents

By Roger Kimball

Politics

Donald Trump has enemies everywhere

Even, according to Peter Navarro, inside his own house

By Roger Kimball

Law

Where is the FBI’s Rubicon?

After the Mar-a-Lago raid, when will the public stop standing for this?

By Roger Kimball

Politics

The great White House replacement

Joe Biden is an errand boy, a figurehead, and he has outlived his plausibility

By Roger Kimball

Drink

English wine’s surprising sparkle

A little ‘global warming’ has done wonders for England’s wine harvests

By Roger Kimball

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