James Kirchick

How Hillary Clinton found her populist side (and why she’ll have to lose it)

18 April 2015 9:00 am

The centrist Democratic party bequeathed to President Barack Obama by Bill Clinton is not the one he will leave to…

How fascist is Ukraine's Svoboda?

12 April 2014 9:00 am

 Kiev Ihor Miroshnychenko, a parliamentarian from Ukraine’s ultra-nationalist Svoboda (Freedom) party, is an ‘emotional’ man. That is the word that…

Sochi Olympics: Why picking on gays has backfired so horribly for Vladimir Putin

1 February 2014 9:00 am

After all the fuss, the billions spent, the calls for boycotts and so on, the Sochi Winter Olympics will begin…

This Town, by Mark Leibovich - review

24 August 2013 9:00 am

Many books have been written about the corruption, venality and incestuousness that characterise Washington DC, but none has been as…