Donald Trump

robert c. o’brien

Robert C. O’Brien, Trump’s good soldier

September 18, 2019 10:53 am

Trump replaces hawk with hawk at national security adviser

atwood

The appalling vanity of Western feminists who think Margaret Atwood writes about them

September 12, 2019 11:42 am

As women in Iran are thrown in jail daily for daring to remove the veil, their sisters in Europe and the US continue to be useful idiots

political system

Britain’s political system is broken. America’s isn’t

September 12, 2019 5:02 am

The people put Trump in power. Best, then, that the people oust him

john bolton

John Bolton and the nationalist moment

September 11, 2019 1:40 pm

Terminally wrong though he is, there is something fundamentally American about him

john bolton

John Bolton is Trump’s latest distraction

September 10, 2019 1:08 pm

Could Douglas Macgregor fill the Iran hawk’s shoes?

john bolton

John Bolton is gone — Boltonism isn’t

September 10, 2019 12:41 pm

The hawk never should have been brought into the administration in the first place

trade deal

Would Britain really be first in line for a US trade deal?

September 9, 2019 11:41 am

If Trump wants to ease a trade deficit, his priority would be to continue talks with the European Union

mark sanford

Mark Sanford’s hopeless politics of debt

September 9, 2019 5:52 am

Libertarianism can’t deliver when it’s so indifferent toward nationhood

economics

Trump is pursuing Mugabe economics

September 6, 2019 2:03 pm

The jiggery-pook that Trump has been engaging in on the economy may well come to haunt him in the key states that he won in 2016

donald trump re-elected

Trump will be re-elected because of left-liberal stupidity

September 5, 2019 1:32 pm

Through all his shocking vulgarities, he is providing his followers with a narrative which makes sense

chaos

Donald Trump, canard of chaos

September 4, 2019 4:51 pm

Political nihilism, Thomas Edsall says, is one of Trump’s most potent weapons

congress

The case for proroguing Congress

August 29, 2019 10:44 am

Their approval rating is even lower than his

hate speech

Trump’s bold defiance of Macron’s hate speech charter

August 28, 2019 11:25 am

Once again he chose the road of greater difficulty, through a terrain of predictable abuse

yin

Trump’s yin and yang game with China

August 24, 2019 6:12 am

When Trump calls Xi his friend, markets should really be spooked

donald trump

The ur-Trump has re-emerged at last

August 23, 2019 6:32 pm

We are witnessing the logical culmination of decades of steadfast views on trade and international relations

scotland

Forget Greenland, Donald Trump should buy Scotland

August 23, 2019 1:57 pm

America has no decent soccer teams and substandard healthcare provision, so Scots would feel at home

denmark greenland

Denmark should sell Greenland to the US

August 23, 2019 9:20 am

I would much rather entrust the security of my family to the capable force of the American military than to a rag-tag bunch of smug Danish liberals

american jews

Why American Jews are ‘disloyal’

August 21, 2019 3:40 pm

Trump is a prophet without profit

jared kushner nobel

Hold the Nobel

August 21, 2019 3:03 pm

Even before Trump and Kushner unveil their Middle East peace plan, the ‘deal of the century’ is dead

tasiilaq greenland

A vacation in Greenland

August 21, 2019 8:13 am

For a country where people cling to the edges of a vast land mass, local identity seems important

donald trump fox news

Donald Trump goes Fox hunting

August 20, 2019 8:55 am

Why is the president turning on his favorite news network?

dean baquet narrative

The NYT and the triumph of narrative journalism

August 19, 2019 1:28 pm

Reactions to Trump have unveiled truths far greater than any lies he has told

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

biden

Joe Biden won’t win

August 19, 2019 5:06 am

Don’t bet on the 76-year-old securing the nomination, let alone the presidency

mooch

The Mooch, Bill Kristol and the NeverTrump quest for relevance

August 18, 2019 6:57 pm

Anthony Scaramucci is a slightly preposterous footnote to the spectacle that is the Trump presidency