Columnists

Christine Blasey Ford has mastered the art of the deal

September 20, 2018 3:40 pm

Ford looks reasonable. It appears that she’s only asking for a few more days to prepare

No-one comes off well in the Allen-Farrow family drama

September 20, 2018 1:25 pm

We could believe either Allen’s version or Farrow’s, but that would get us no closer to the truth, because neither is trustworthy and both are proven fantasists

Putin is at it again – this time with the midterms

September 20, 2018 12:56 pm

If both Republicans and Democrats are being targeted, that’s because Putin doesn’t care who wins

WATCH: Bigfoot stomps all over Congressman Erik Paulsen

September 20, 2018 11:44 am

A new political ad out of Minnesota is as searing – and side-splitting – as any in years

Mark Judge, apostle of Washington

September 20, 2018 9:37 am

From Georgetown Prepper to City Paper stringer, a Supreme Court nominee’s friend is the city incarnate

The trouble with American universities: I talk to Jamie Kirchick

September 19, 2018 12:53 pm

Life’n’Arts podcast with the Brookings Institute fellow running for a seat on Yale’s board

Big Jay McNeely brought joy to millions with his music

September 19, 2018 5:32 am

The legendary tenor saxophonist died last weekend aged 91

Thanks to Stormy Daniels, Trump’s problems are, well, mushrooming

September 18, 2018 11:49 am

Stormy Daniels vividly describes her sexual encounter with the President in her new book

With Christine Blasey Ford, the Democrats have descended to new lows in politicising justice

September 17, 2018 10:18 am

They tried the same thing when they wheeled out Anita Hill during the hearings on Clarence Thomas

If Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination collapses, so might the GOP

September 17, 2018 4:06 am

Left-wing foes of Republican judicial philosophy would be encouraged by the GOP’s humiliation

The New York Times: all the news that’s fit to fake

September 16, 2018 10:58 am

‘Meaningless and unhelpful’: The Times is making it up about Brexit — again

If Donald Trump hires only ‘the best people’ — why Paul Manafort?

September 14, 2018 4:04 pm

Any move Trump makes to protect Manafort is likely to damage further the GOP’s electoral prospects in November.

Boris Johnson summons the spirit of Churchill in Washington DC

September 14, 2018 5:15 am

‘The last thing we want is for us, the Brits, having made a momentous decision, to be drawn back into the tractor beam of Brussels.’

Is Trump underestimating the approaching disaster?

September 13, 2018 11:35 am

The President seems to regard hurricane cleanup efforts as being as easy as mopping up a bathroom floor after the tub has slightly overflowed

In Idlib, the final chapter in Syria’s civil war has begun

September 13, 2018 9:09 am

There are ominous signs that the regime is planning a chemical attack

It’s not transphobic to question transgenderism

September 13, 2018 8:06 am

Why has any expression of measured concern about the trans phenomenon become so impossible?

Will Cruz lose?

September 12, 2018 6:34 am

Tipping point for Ted

Are Trump’s tumbling poll numbers behind his latest tweet spree?

September 11, 2018 9:42 am

A mere 32 per cent of voters told Quinnipiac that they believe the President is honest

Selling Europe’s new Muslim vote

September 11, 2018 6:54 am

Electoral fraud in Botkyrka would have changed the result

FBI questioned fringe Twitter ‘ironist’ Kantbot in March

September 10, 2018 11:32 am

He describes himself as a ‘respected artist and ironist, persecuted by the government’

Serena Williams is a sore loser, not a victim

September 10, 2018 9:23 am

She can lose without behaving like a diva brat, but sometimes she can’t, and when she loses her temper she is a fairly awful human being

Julia Salazar’s identity politics

September 10, 2018 7:37 am

There aren’t many situations in which identifying as a Jewish Latina immigrant socialist would give you a competitive advantage

Adolf Eichmann, the model of a modern mass murderer

September 9, 2018 1:21 pm

Operation Finale reviewed

What the Deep Throat State just swallowed

September 8, 2018 3:08 am

The New York Times’s op-ed confirms everything the President has said about his enemies.