Donald Trump

The mind of Donald Trump, as explained by Anthony Scaramucci

April 13, 2018 12:01 pm

When Anthony Scaramucci announced that he was writing a book about his time with Donald Trump, the joke was that…

The Trump Resistance™ is the greatest show in town

April 11, 2018 4:23 pm

Among the many occasions of unintended comedy that the election of Donald Trump has vouchsafed a grateful world, perhaps none…

Donald Trump’s love-in with Putin comes to an abrupt halt

April 11, 2018 2:45 pm

In his inimitable fashion, President Trump has put Russia on notice that the era of playing kissy-face with the Kremlin…

On foreign policy, Trump is more like Obama than he would like to admit

April 11, 2018 1:32 pm

Both presidents are easily led into conflicts that go against their better instincts

Putin’s cronies take a hit from the US

April 6, 2018 6:40 pm

“I’m afraid we no longer have oligarchs. That was a concept of the ’90s,” Russia’s deputy prime minister Arkady Dvorkovich…

In defence of Paul Manafort

April 6, 2018 10:43 am

Poor Paul Manafort. Manafort, who tried to extricate himself from the Mueller investigation by filing a civil case alleging prosecutorial…

Why the Democrats won’t win big in November

April 5, 2018 8:00 am

Is a big blue Democratic wave poised to sweep the Republicans out of Congress in the 2018 mid-term election?  To…

Does Donald Trump wish he owned a newspaper?

April 4, 2018 6:04 pm

Edward Luce warns today in the Financial Times that Donald Trump’s fusillades at Amazon and its proprietor Jeff Bezos are…

Could Sebastian Gorka make a return to the White House?

April 4, 2018 5:03 pm

Dr Sebastian Gorka, the much-maligned television personality, defence brain and former Trump official, is making moves again. At the moment,…

Does Melania’s cold shoulder explain Trump’s Twitter tantrums?

April 4, 2018 9:32 am

The First Lady has far more influence than her critics realise

The perfect recipe for a Trump meltdown

April 2, 2018 6:10 pm

President Trump has invited Russian president Vladimir Putin to the White House. This news is rocking Washington, but it shouldn’t…

Are you a winner or a loser in Trump’s trade war?

April 2, 2018 4:26 pm

China’s imposition today of tariffs on 128 imports from the US was inevitable – and is no doubt exactly the…

Does President Trump believe in the resurrection?  

March 31, 2018 6:44 am

Easter weekend must be interesting for the interfaith First Family

If Trump is Bertie Wooster, who is Jeeves?

March 30, 2018 4:19 pm

California, once a citadel of conservatism, now a bastion of liberal progressivism, continues to harbour a few intellectual redoubts on…

Trump’s new VA Secretary has worked for four successive presidents. The media doesn’t care

March 29, 2018 12:29 am

Context is everything. But if you’re a busy person trying to navigate the personal and professional traps of modern life…

Why isn’t Donald Trump tweeting about expelling Russian diplomats?

March 27, 2018 3:38 pm

“President Trump ordered the expulsion of 60 Russian officials from the United States and ordered the closure of the Russian…

Trump vs Biden, Peterson vs Mishra — American culture is going the way of WWF

March 26, 2018 8:43 pm

Americans breathed a sigh of disappointment last week when the promised super-heavyweight bout between Joe Biden and Donald Trump stalled…

Donald Trump turns on Putin

March 26, 2018 5:37 pm

It seems like only yesterday Donald Trump was buttering up Vladimir Putin. His congratulations on Putin’s victory and failure to…

Donald Trump’s ‘bimbo eruptions’ are mounting

March 26, 2018 8:31 am

Bimbo eruptions is the term that Betsey Wright, Bill Clinton’s longtime gubernatorial aide, coined to describe the multifarious women who…

Did Trump appoint John Bolton to distract from his spending bill failure?

March 23, 2018 8:50 am

Another massive America news blizzard yesterday: Trump lawyer quits, tariffs tariffs tariffs, stock-market slide, former alleged mistresses of the President…

Isolationist? Donald Trump appears to be assembling a war cabinet

March 22, 2018 11:47 pm

Is the third time the charm? President Trump has already run through Mike Flynn, who enjoyed the shortest tenure in…

Trump vs Biden could be the Donald’s biggest ratings winner yet

March 22, 2018 1:37 pm

Old men, Shakespeare said in Henry V, forget. Not in America, they don’t. Instead, they try to get even. “I…

Will Trump take on Big Pharma and the insurance companies?

March 21, 2018 10:33 am

Yesterday, Donald Trump went to New Hampshire, the ‘Granite State’ or, as he calls it, a ‘drug-infested den’. He has…

Donald Trump is the best thing to happen to his enemies

March 20, 2018 2:14 pm

Let’s face it: Donald Trump remains the best thing to happen to his enemies. Former FBI director James Comey’s forthcoming…

Sorry folks, but Donald Trump is funny. Intentionally funny

March 20, 2018 1:57 pm

Sooner or later even President Trump’s most ardent detractors are going to have to admit that he is capable of…