Roger Kimball

Author Archive

  • Aug 27, 2021
    Doubtless you have read or heard comments like those of the TV journalist Jen Griffen about Joe Biden’s brief remarks on Friday regarding Afghanistan....
  • Jun 30, 2021
    Have you met Will Tripp? He’s the pugnacious dwarf lawyer who starred in Harry Stein’s Will Tripp: Pissed Off Attorney at Law. That was probably the funniest...
  • May 26, 2021
    I cannot identify who exactly popularized the term “woke.” But I have had cause to wheel it out here and elsewhere on off for the last few years, generally when...
  • Apr 23, 2021
    We have often had occasion to remark on the melancholy state of affairs that the advance of political correctness has precipitated for the practice of satire. Satire depends for...
  • Mar 15, 2021
    The house of the Lord, we are told, has many mansions. So does the house of wokeness. If you are Coca-Cola, you address flagging sales by embarking on an ad campaign...
  • Mar 1, 2021
    Just a week ago, I received an email from Ryan Anderson, who was recently tapped to lead the Ethics and Public Policy Center in Washington, D.C., and who wrote When Harry Became...