Donald Trump

The desperate struggle of the NeverTrump movement

December 22, 2017 9:00 am

‘We ex-communists are the only people on your side who know what it’s all about’, Arthur Koestler declared in The…

Donald Trump desperately needs some outside help to save his presidency

December 21, 2017 10:00 am

Donald Trump made a big deal about his new National Security Strategy (NSS), touting a new era of stalwart vigilance…

Donald Trump’s presidency now looks in danger of capsizing completely

December 13, 2017 1:00 pm

It’s starting to look as though the historic mission of Donald Trump, who was a registered member of the Democratic…

America has outrage overload

December 12, 2017 8:30 am

It’s remarkable how fast the unthinkable becomes the expected. It felt almost routine to pick up the New York Post last Sunday…

Donald Trump is right: Jerusalem is the capital of Israel

December 7, 2017 3:30 pm

The Israelis are doing it again. That thing they do when someone, anyone, even a total nishtgutnick like Donald Trump,…

Donald Trump’s presidency lurches from embarrassment to disaster

December 6, 2017 3:30 pm

Here we go again. Donald Trump decertified the Iran nuclear deal in October. Now, in another audacious foray into Middle…

Trump’s Jerusalem decision may extinguish hope in the Middle East

December 6, 2017 1:30 pm

Let’s face it, Jerusalem is politically, diplomatically and religiously special. It is important to the faith traditions of Judaism, Christianity…

Donald Trump gives Israel a Hanukkah present to remember

December 6, 2017 9:30 am

It’s Hanukkah next week, and President Donald J Trump has decided to give the state of Israel a big present.…

If you voted Remain, you’ll never ‘get’ Trump

December 2, 2017 9:00 am

How do you defend Donald Trump without coming across like a rabid lunatic? This was my challenge as the only…

Should Donald Trump be invited to the Royal Wedding?

December 2, 2017 9:00 am

Two golden rules of royal weddings. First, it’s always wonderful on the day. Second, there is always an almighty official…

Donald Trump’s tax cut has united the Republicans

December 2, 2017 8:30 am

President Donald J Trump likes nothing better than winning, and he has just had the first major legislative win of…

Now that Mueller has flipped Flynn, will he target Kushner next?

December 1, 2017 8:30 am

As I rode the metro to work this morning, an elderly gentleman holding a sign that read, `Manafort-Flynn. Who’s Next?’…

By sharing jihadi porn, Donald Trump plays into the Islamists’ hands

November 29, 2017 1:30 pm

Britain First hasn’t really taken off as a political movement in Britain, but it has caught the attention of the…

We might not like it, but Donald Trump really is a great global brand

November 18, 2017 9:00 am

It’s been a miserable two weeks for our Foreign Secretary. Not only did Boris Johnson trip up over the British…

If China backs Trump on North Korea he won’t like the quid pro quo

November 11, 2017 9:00 am

The first election day since Donald Trump was elected president a year ago brought a funereal mood to Washington that…

Between Trump and Harvey Weinstein, America is fast approaching outrage overload

November 11, 2017 9:00 am

It’s remarkable how fast the unthinkable becomes the expected. It felt almost routine to pick up the New York Post…

Special counsel Robert Mueller is closing in on Paul Manafort – and Trump should be worried

November 4, 2017 9:00 am

 Kiev Before he was Donald Trump’s campaign manager, Paul Manafort worked for the president of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych. Yanukovych started…

OK, I admit it, Donald Trump is an idiot. But he’s dead right about Unesco

October 21, 2017 9:00 am

I have been watching Donald Trump closely for more than a year and I have come to the considered opinion…

Anthony Horowitz: Harvey Weinstein killed off the Alex Rider movies – but I got my revenge

October 21, 2017 9:00 am

New York, Philadelphia, Washington, Raleigh, Dallas… I’m on a book tour in Donald Trump’s USA, which feels much like the…

Tech vs Trump: the great battle of our time has begun

October 14, 2017 9:00 am

In the 1962 Japanese sci-fi classic King Kong vs Godzilla, the two giant monsters fight to a stalemate atop Mount…

Donald Trump and Theresa May desperately need each other’s help

October 11, 2017 5:30 pm

In June, I mooted the possibility that Theresa May might consider emigrating to the United States to join the Trump…

Russia damaged Turkey’s economy in the name of diplomacy. Is the US about to do the same?

October 11, 2017 12:00 pm

Istanbul President Erdogan has spent much of this year slinging muck at Europe’s heads of state, and he has damaged…

Rex Tillerson is the captain of a ghost ship

October 5, 2017 11:30 am

The US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s press conference yesterday was moronic. Earlier this week, NBC News broke the story that…

Donald Trump avoids gun debate in explicitly religious speech about Las Vegas shooting

October 3, 2017 5:00 pm

Donald Trump’s statement to the nation about Las Vegas was platitudinous. Speeches by leaders in the wake of such horrors…

How will Trump react to the Las Vegas attack?

October 2, 2017 10:00 am

President Donald J Trump, the man who never sleeps, hasn’t woken up to the awful news from Las Vegas. Or…