Columbia Journalism Review

  • February 2012
  • Pat Buchanan and His Enablers

    24th Feb 2012

    The real scandal here is not that Pat Buchanan wrote a book replete with racist, anti-Semitic drivel. The scandal is that a major cable news channel—indeed, the go-to source of news and information for progressives—ever hired him in the first place.

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  • July 2009
  • A Lapdog in Wolffe's Clothing

    16th Jul 2009

    Renegade: The Making of a President By Richard Wolffe; Crown; 368 pages; $26.00  Last month, Politico’s Ben Smith served up…

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  • September 2008
  • Parliament's Peanut Gallery

    10th Sep 2008

    The Wit and Wisdom of Britain’s Sketch Writers Whenever Simon Hoggart writes about Michael Fabricant, he always makes note of…

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About James

James Kirchick is a journalist and foreign correspondent currently based in Washington. He has reported from Southern and North Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, across the European continent, and the Caucasus. He is a fellow with the Foreign Policy Initiative in Washington, D.C., a correspondent for The Daily Beast and is a columnist for Tablet. His first book, The End of Europe: Dictators, Demagogues and the Coming Dark Age is forthcoming from Yale University Press.

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