Policy Review

  • June 2011
  • The Butchery of Hitler and Stalin

    1st Jun 2011

    Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin By Timothy Snyder; Basic Books; 544 Pages; $29.95. There were moments reading this book when I…

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  • February 2011
  • The Center-Right Honorable Tony Blair

    1st Feb 2011

    A Journey: My Political Life By Tony Blair Knopf. 720 Pages. $35.00. Aside from George W. Bush, has any other Western…

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  • August 2010
  • Tolerating the Intolerable

    28th Aug 2010

    The Flight of the Intellectuals By Paul Berman; Melville House; 304 pages; $26.00.  In 2003, the Swiss-born Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan…

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  • February 2010
  • South Africa's Fading Promise

    1st Feb 2010

      South Africa’s Brave New World.  By R.W. Johnson; Allen Lane; 646 pages; £25.   “I miss the times that…

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  • May 2009
  • Reagan's Place

    29th May 2009

    The Rebellion of Ronald Reagan: A History of the End of the Cold War.  By James Mann; Viking; 396 pages;…

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  • July 2008
  • Open the Gate

    30th Jul 2008

    Let Them In: The Case for Open Borders. Gotham Books. 228 pages. $22.50 No issue more divides conservatives today than immigration. Every…

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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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