Freddy Gray

improvisational

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

January 8, 2020 7:39 am

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

bluffing iran

Ten handy phrases for bluffing your way through the coming Iran crisis

January 4, 2020 4:33 am

‘This could be a Sarajevo moment’

baghdad iraq foreign policy

Trump’s foreign policy isn’t working

December 31, 2019 8:25 am

America First realism has been a cypher

impeachment ukrainegate

Ukrainegate is destined to fall flat

December 11, 2019 1:23 pm

Impeachment merely intensifies the polarization in politics that everyone worries about. That suits Trump just fine

pantomime

The Tories shouldn’t be terrified of Trump

November 28, 2019 6:36 am

They should embrace his absurdity

How Bloomberg helps Bernie

November 24, 2019 5:48 pm

The elite eats itself, again

impeachment

Donald Trump 💓 impeachment

November 19, 2019 9:49 am

Why else would he flirt with it so?

The devastating impact of Russia Derangement Syndrome

November 14, 2019 12:01 am

The more curious aspect of Russia paranoia is that it ends up achieving precisely what Putin wants

dc magazine

How do you make the most ‘quintessentially English’ magazine work in the US?

November 11, 2019 12:51 pm

Launches and liquid lunches in New York and Washington

opponents

The mesmerizing mediocrity of Trump’s opponents

November 6, 2019 11:13 pm

The Democrats have an embarrassing inability to produce a candidate who can beat him at the ballot

adam schiff impeachment

The impeachment horror show

October 31, 2019 2:25 pm

The Trump presidency is in real peril. Not because he has done anything wrong, necessarily, but because this is how leaders are destroyed

provocative

Trump uses provocative terms because he wants to provoke

October 22, 2019 1:11 pm

The Donald always makes his fiercest critics look silly and vain

impeachment

Impeachment shows the Democrats are addicted to chaos

September 24, 2019 7:49 pm

Does the strangely vague certainty ring any bells?

The Spectator’s first US edition is coming!

September 11, 2019 11:44 am

Subscribe early for the best possible deal

corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn, not Boris Johnson, is ‘Britain’s Trump’

August 19, 2019 8:38 am

The Labour leader is the torchbearer of British populism

great replacement

‘Meh’: the psychotic apathy of the Great Replacement killers

August 4, 2019 5:56 pm

The most shocking thing about statements from mass murderers is how careless and slapdash they are

squad

Donald Trump’s stupid smart attack on ‘the Squad’

July 15, 2019 9:19 am

All he needs to do is push the Democrats left of the American mainstream

anglo-american

Boris Johnson can make Anglo-American relations great again

July 11, 2019 12:11 am

In topsy-turvy Trumpworld, everything is possible

trump-uk

It’s time for a positive Trump-UK relationship

July 8, 2019 3:39 pm

May couldn’t handle the 45th president. Her successor should fare better

michael wolff

Michael Wolff: the Mueller indictment document ‘sits on my desk’

June 24, 2019 7:54 pm

Wolff is on a tour for his book, Siege

betomania

Phony Betomania has bitten the dust

June 13, 2019 9:55 am

Beto has now resorted to telling reporters that London Calling by the Clash changed his life

trump-may

Trump provides another masterclass in comic statesmanship

June 4, 2019 10:38 am

The Trump-May conference was quite moving. It was more funny

sadiq khan

Donald Trump should not stoop to Sadiq Khan’s level 

June 3, 2019 5:12 am

The president’s spats with the London mayor are a silly distraction

cosmic magnetism

The cosmic magnetism of Trump and Brexit

May 30, 2019 6:17 am

The president is the sun to the Brexit moon

summer of biden

Are you ready for the Summer of Biden?

May 5, 2019 6:37 pm

How the former VP’s talent for gaffes might help him win