Freddy Gray

Freddy Gray is deputy editor of The Spectator and the editor of Spectator USA. He was formerly literary editor of The American Conservative.

Politics

Sanders, Trump and the populist juju

The best news for Bernie is that his rivals are so weak

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Can Mike Bloomberg’s billions make up for his personality?

‘Mini Mike’ is the only candidate rich enough to intimidate the president

By Freddy Gray

Drink

A Trumpian feast

Dining out at the Trump DC

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Is Trump scared of Crazy Bernie?

Sanders’s campaign, while undoubtedly powerful, lacks its old vim

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Bernie wins New Hampshire, just — and Klobuchar replaces Warren as the race’s leading lady

The story of the night is the failure of Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren

By Freddy Gray

Art

The age of celebrity is dead

The internet has killed the Hollywood star

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Is this Trump’s best week in office?

After Iowa and impeachment, he looks invincible

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Mike Bloomberg wins in Iowa — by not being in the race

His huge spend ahead of super Tuesday on March 3 has suddenly become a much better investment

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Amber Athey joins as The Spectator’s Washington editor

She is a highly talented and accomplished young journalist and a very gifted writer

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Bernie devours Warren

Sanders strikes voters as authentic — and he has always stood by his principles, unlike Warren

By Freddy Gray

Internet

Nobody is woke

At one level, wokeness exists only so that journalists like me and social media warriors on the center or right can fight it

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Nobody cares who The New York Times endorses…

…apart from those of us who find the paper’s pomposity irritating

By Freddy Gray

Middle East

‘So far, so good’ — the madness in Trump’s method

The administration’s eagerness to play down Iran’s missile strikes smacks of desperation

By Freddy Gray

Politics

So much for de-escalation

Iran targets US base in Iraq with rockets

By Freddy Gray

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