Donald Trump

How Trumpworld really works

May 26, 2018 10:29 am

The Trump campaign often appeared too chaotic to have been engaged in a treasonous conspiracy with the Kremlin. ‘We couldn’t…

For your eyes only: A short history of Democrat-spy collusion

May 25, 2018 5:56 pm

How highly placed members of one administration mobilised the intelligence services to undermine their successors.

Spectator Books: Behold, America

May 25, 2018 11:01 am

Is the “American Dream”, as Donald Trump claims, dead? Is “America First” a policy of national pride or a dogwhistle…

Trump is having a very loud public meltdown – all thanks to Michael Cohen

May 24, 2018 7:46 pm

Between Ukraine and his associate Evgeny Freidman, its heating up for the president's former lawyer.

Did Ukraine bribe its way into the White House?

May 23, 2018 5:20 pm

Michael Cohen's Kiev connection could spell more trouble for his former boss.

Trump is getting ‘schlonged’ by America’s enemies

May 21, 2018 3:46 pm

So much for the Nobel Peace Prize that Donald Trump said “everyone thinks” he should receive. The New York Times…

CNN is struggling in the age of Trump. Really struggling.

May 21, 2018 10:27 am

Donald Trump is certainly right about one thing: CNN is failing. Its primetime lineup gets walloped by Fox News and MSNBC…

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Trump’s ZTE talks have Congress wondering if he’s putting America first

May 18, 2018 10:19 pm

Finally House Republicans are standing up to the president  and all it took was a Chinese phone company.

Is Donald Trump really bonkers?

May 17, 2018 7:02 pm

John Kelly, the White House Chief of Staff, has a way with words. During the invasion of Iraq in 2003…

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?