• May 2013
  • The German Murdoch

    8th May 2013

    Media magnate Axel Springer’s significant, and unheralded, role in repairing German-Jewish relations

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  • April 2013
  • Being the Jew in a Box

    4th Apr 2013

    It’s not often that someone compares you to the Hottentot Venus, Tilda Swinton, and Adolf Eichmann, all in the same hour.

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  • January 2013
  • Germany's Top Anti-Semite?

    22nd Jan 2013

    Does German journalist Jakob Augstein belong on a list alongside Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as one of the world's 10 list worst bigots?

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  • October 2012
  • A Sinister Trend in Publishing

    12th Oct 2012

    Saudi Arabia, a country in which book clubs are required to register for government licenses, is not known for its…

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  • The Professor's Shoddy History

    5th Oct 2012

    On May 31, the city of Frankfurt announced that Berkeley professor Judith Butler would be feted with the Theodor W.…

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  • August 2012
  • Rotten in Denmark

    15th Aug 2012

    A Danish art exhibit attacks public figures who ‘insult’ but not those who issue death threats in response

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  • May 2012
  • Rudy Giuliani's New Low

    29th May 2012

    "America’s Mayor," who once called for U.S. intervention in Kosovo, is now consulting for Serbian nationalists

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  • London Jews' Labour Problem

    7th May 2012

    Ken Livingstone, the once and perhaps future London mayor, has made a string of anti-Semitic remarks. Why do his party’s leaders indulge him?

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  • April 2012
  • Meet Europe's New Fascists

    15th Apr 2012

    Hungary’s far-right activists used to rally in the streets. Now they’re in parliament, where their party, Jobbik, is stoking hatred of Jews and Roma.

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  • March 2012
  • The Audacity of Breitbart

    4th Mar 2012

    The last time I saw Andrew Breitbart, who died this morning at the age of 43, he showed me a photograph of Anthony Weiner’s genitals.

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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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