Dominic Green

Trump’s Mideast ‘deal of the century’ turns out to be a big fat nothing burger

July 9, 2018 11:04 am

When Donald Trump promised a ‘deal of the century’ between Israelis and Palestinians, he didn’t mention which century he had…

Freaky Friday for the sex wars: Netflix’s I Am Not an Easy Man reviewed

July 1, 2018 12:19 pm

You know the feeling. One minute, you’re an oversexed adman, strolling the streets of Paris and propositioning every woman you…

Congratulations, America, on missing the World Cup

June 29, 2018 2:06 pm

The opening round of the soccer World Cup is under way in Russia. If you’re lucky, you won’t have noticed.…

Michael Avenatti resembles the ‘manager’ who takes an inordinate slice of a working girl’s earnings

June 25, 2018 7:33 pm

The crusading lawyer waves the sword of justice around in order to distract us from the sleaze behind his shield.

Film review: Westwood – Punk, Icon, Activist

June 24, 2018 11:39 am

This is a golden age for documentaries, if you have time to view them. Digital film and editing have reduced…

The club sandwich: three slices of white supremacy?

June 20, 2018 3:35 pm

Is ‘the perfect American food’ soaked in imperialism and all-male white chumminess?

The Royals are Deplorables

June 18, 2018 6:40 pm

Is Prince Harry a Trumpist, as his father-in-law insinuates?

Junot Diaz is the right kind of sex pest for the left

June 8, 2018 6:01 pm

Male writers of colour rejoiced this week when the editors of the Boston Review established new guidelines for what is and isn’t…

Spartacus wasn’t Stanley Kubrick’s only slave

June 1, 2018 5:04 pm

Leon Vitali is an actor who passed through the looking glass of Stanley Kubrick’s camera and became Kubrick’s right arm.…

You didn’t have to be mad to work for Tommy Nutter — but it helped

May 31, 2018 7:43 pm

How an eccentric tailor took over Savile Row in the late 60s.

Forgive Dinesh D’Souza — he knows exactly what he’s done

May 31, 2018 6:36 pm

Three theories on why the conservative author received a presidential pardon.

Roseanne isn’t abhorrent — she’s just mad

May 29, 2018 9:29 pm

Couldn't ABC have reminded people that Roseanne Barr is mentally ill, and more in need of treatment than degradation?

First Reformed is Taxi Driver for the age of Trump

May 26, 2018 2:00 pm

‘That was some weird shit,’ George W. Bush is said to have muttered after Donald Trump’s desolate inauguration speech of…

Europeans are hurting themselves on Iran — and the US

May 23, 2018 5:37 pm

Will France, Britain and Germany really pay the price of guaranteeing the international order? Of course not — they can’t afford it

Bernard Lewis was right about ‘the return of Islam’

May 22, 2018 10:54 am

When Edmund Burke died, he asked that his grave be hidden, so that his enemies wouldn’t disinter him and defile…

Review: Let the Sunshine In

May 20, 2018 9:32 am

Here in the English-speaking world, the hours after work and before dinner are known as the ‘reverse commute’. We spend…

Meghan’s embarrassing relatives means she will fit in with the Windsors

May 15, 2018 1:03 pm

You don’t get to choose your parents or your siblings. You do, however, get to choose whether you speak to…

Israel is losing the war of images but winning the battle of reality

May 14, 2018 3:56 pm

The killing of dozens of Gazans in today’s assault on the Gaza-Israel border was not a surprise, but a strategy—certainly…

Europe’s leaders need Trump more than they wish to admit

May 10, 2018 4:16 pm

America, meet your European allies in the effort to contain Iran: Emmanuel Macron of France, Theresa May of Britain, and…

Peace in Korea doesn’t make war with Iran more likely

May 1, 2018 4:05 pm

Readers of Spectator’s USA’s mothership, the venerable yet sprightly London Spectator, will know that one of the secrets of the…

The partisan Russian meddling cases are helping no one

April 26, 2018 1:20 pm

There are two ways of looking at the multi-million dollar suit that the Democratic National Committee filed last week in…

Israel at 70: there’s no failure like success

April 18, 2018 10:05 am

On Wednesday, Israel marks seventy years of statehood. When David Ben Gurion declared independence on May 14th, 1948—the anniversary floats…

Review: Chappaquiddick – Ted Kennedy and the Fall of Dickarus

April 15, 2018 12:19 pm

They called Ted Kennedy the Lion of the Senate. He spent most of his time stuffed, satiated and asleep, and…

Bombing Syria would be a grave mistake

April 13, 2018 3:53 pm

‘The whole of the Balkans,’ Otto von Bismarck said, ‘is not worth the bones of a single Pomeranian grenadier.’ He…

Zuckerberg’s Facebook hearing makes me fear for the future of democracy

April 11, 2018 4:20 pm

Mark Zuckerberg came to Washington this week. Just an ordinary, common-sense guy, with matching hoodies in his roll-on, and a…