Donald Trump

Why do powerful men love to be spanked?

May 17, 2018 6:39 pm

Spanking is back in the news. Le vice anglais was meant to be a dying art — a vestige of…

Could John Bolton cost Trump his Nobel Peace Prize?

May 16, 2018 2:38 pm

My, my, my. North Korea is in a snit over National Security Adviser John Bolton who urged it to follow…

Roll up, roll up — the Robert Mueller Circus is the most fantastical show on earth!

May 15, 2018 11:02 pm

It boasts attractions such as redacted documents and Michael Avenatti's chequered past.

John Bolton really is in charge

May 15, 2018 2:20 pm

The opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem was nothing short of a dark Mass. A ceremony that should have marked…

Trump is on a roll. But is it all artifice?

May 12, 2018 4:01 pm

On June 12 Donald Trump will meet Kim Jong-un in Singapore. Trump is ebullient. “World Peace” is what he will…

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Michael Cohen’s cover-ups, denials and supposed Russian connections

May 10, 2018 5:13 pm

What exactly does Robert Mueller have on Trump’s former lawyer?

America goes rogue

May 9, 2018 1:11 am

How the abandonment of the Iran nuclear deal could mark the start of a Saudi-American-Israeli axis.

Britain and France will have to learn to live with America’s new position on Iran

May 8, 2018 11:01 pm

Now that the President has made his decision, it is Boris Johnson and his counterparts who are going to have to work out what they want to save and what they want to do.

Can Trump now build a better Iran deal for everyone?

May 8, 2018 10:38 pm

The president can go back to the drawing board with Britain, France and Germany - all while imposing harsh sanctions.

Sorry Europe, President Trump doesn’t have an Iran plan

May 8, 2018 9:37 pm

Despite the high-profile visits of recent weeks, it's the American influence of Bolton that has won out.

Donald Trump pulls out of the Iran deal. Is anyone surprised?

May 8, 2018 7:33 pm

Next stop, regime change, and watch how quickly the Iran hawks start pushing for it.

America’s winners are spiritually sick

May 7, 2018 10:03 pm

If Trump is rotten from the core, what the hell does that say about the popular culture we’ve all let flourish in the past few decades?

A vote for Don Blankenship is a vote for 2018

May 7, 2018 9:28 pm

The mad genius of West Virginia is surging hours before the polls open

What happened to honour in American public life?

May 7, 2018 1:55 pm

‘Honour,’ the French poet Nicholas Boileau wrote in 1666, ‘is like a rocky island without a landing place; once we…

The truth about London knife crime – and the prejudice with which the world listens to Trump

May 6, 2018 5:45 pm

I would love to undertake a behavioural experiment in which a cohort of the public were asked to watch Donald…

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The ‘facts’, according to Stormy Daniels

May 5, 2018 6:49 pm

Do the American people believe the porn star or the President?

Why is Robert Mueller so curious about Roger Stone?

May 4, 2018 8:39 pm

The self-professed king of dirty tricks could find himself in the sights of the special counsel's investigation

Is Rudy Giuliani all there?

May 3, 2018 12:05 pm

The evidence suggests not

Anarchy in the White House — it’s a good thing

May 1, 2018 9:07 am

Would Trump without John Kelly be any different from Trump with John Kelly?

It’s time to end the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

April 29, 2018 7:30 pm

You have to give it to Donald Trump. Not for pushing North Korea towards negotiations, or for holding China to…

Trump is like those martial arts experts who use their opponents’ own strength against them

April 29, 2018 10:35 am

His critics keep going nuts over the rhetoric - meanwhile, Trump proceeds with his agenda

Debbie Lesko’s narrow win shows Trump’s unpopularity is starting to bite

April 25, 2018 2:29 pm

Debbie Lesko, a former Arizona state lawmaker, was jubilant over her victory for a seat in Congress last night against…

The shaming of Shania Twain

April 23, 2018 2:42 pm

Celebrity apologies are all the rage. Such is the power of Twitter, that stars without round-the-clock PR surveillance and teams…

Macron-Trump bromance blossoms as the sun sets on Special Relationship

April 22, 2018 4:45 pm

The French President has shown himself to be someone who can focus on the bigger picture, despite political differences

Can Rudy Giuliani handle the job every other high-powered lawyer turned down?

April 20, 2018 9:49 pm

The former mayor of New York has at last secured himself a position in Trump's White House—but the role is an unenviable one