The Spectator’s Notes

hong kong

The Spectator’s proud history of standing up for Hong Kong

June 4, 2020 11:23 am

Even in 1989, when communist China was much poorer and less powerful than today, lots of businessmen were overanxious not to displease it

sweden

Sweden and Britain are not the same

May 7, 2020 7:07 pm

Swedes are (for the most part) Swedish. Culturally and ethnically homogeneous, they tend to conform

spectator

The secrets of The Spectator’s success

April 23, 2020 1:36 pm

It is striking to find the Spectator writers who later became famous

Anyone for a Sussex Royal potato?

January 16, 2020 8:32 am

Our Duke and Duchess have so far spent fewer than six hours in our county

el paso

The inconvenient truth about the El Paso shooter

August 8, 2019 2:05 pm

The motivations of this weekend’s mass shooters have been so partially reported