Washington DC

falkirk

In-person political conferences in the COVID age

July 28, 2020 4:04 pm

Rise and Falkirk

bhaz

After BHAZ

June 24, 2020 4:43 pm

‘We’re not tearing up our communities, we’re coming to the root of the problem, which is the government’

military

How much does Trump’s rift with military brass matter?

June 15, 2020 5:34 pm

He knows that the military rank and file largely support him

cupcake

Arise, the cupcake

June 14, 2020 3:39 pm

It’s the Taylor Swift of snacks

riot

A night in an American riot

June 2, 2020 6:13 pm

Protesters and reporters describe what it’s like to be on the front lines

protests

War footing: can Trump turn left-wing protests into victory?

June 1, 2020 10:23 pm

At bottom, Trump has always been an escape artist

small Shop owners survey the damage to their store in Philadelphia, PA

Pity the shopkeepers

June 1, 2020 4:32 pm

The destruction of small businesses furthers our descent into soulless consumerism

washington

The Washington war zone

June 1, 2020 12:24 pm

The contrast between Reagan era optimism and Trump era decline could hardly be more striking

joe biden lockdown

Why Joe Biden’s America loves a lockdown

April 24, 2020 7:24 am

The divide between the professional and servant classes has never been more stark

empty cities london

The haunting beauty of empty cities

April 6, 2020 6:24 pm

Deserted modern cities are usually the realm of post-apocalyptic sci-fi movies. Now, many of us live in them

joe biden vanished

Joe Biden and the vanished political age

March 30, 2020 1:24 pm

The ghost of Washington past

Cupcakes tradwives

In quarantine, we’re all tradwives

March 19, 2020 4:18 pm

Homemaking skills come in handy during a pandemic

Coughing crotchety codgers at a dull DC coronavirus debate

March 15, 2020 10:01 pm

Joe Biden decided to put the nation at ease by coughing twice throughout his first answer about the coronavirus

raphael

Urbino legend

February 26, 2020 12:58 pm

The chance of a lifetime for lovers of Raphael

cyrus chestnut

Cyrus the Great

February 22, 2020 8:17 am

A night at Blues Alley with the mighty Chestnut

Cat cafe

Cat cafés mix business with pleasure

February 16, 2020 1:44 pm

Paws-itively purr-fect

standing

Standing up to eat is the new line in dining in DC

January 22, 2020 1:26 pm

Who’s footing the bill?

newseum

Good riddance to the Newseum

December 31, 2019 6:07 am

The shrine to the importance of ‘journalism’ was doomed from the outset

distilling spirit

Transparent spirit: craft distilling has come to Washington DC big time

November 27, 2019 5:02 pm

Everything at One Eight Distilling is good. The vodka is somehow bearable. The rye is melt-your-face fantastic

washington

Washington in winter

November 27, 2019 4:21 pm

The city is quiescent if you compare it to London during Brexit, or New York or Rome during anything

e-scooters

E-scooters are a wretched species to be introduced into the urban ecosystem

November 23, 2019 8:07 am

DC is the Wild West of e-scooterdom: there are just too many operating here

dc magazine

How do you make the most ‘quintessentially English’ magazine work in the US?

November 11, 2019 12:51 pm

Launches and liquid lunches in New York and Washington

andy ngo

Andy Ngo decries Antifa ‘ideology’ in DC

November 8, 2019 9:26 pm

He said ‘violence is a feature, not a bug’ of their behavior

The British are still coming: Spectator celebrates print launch with party in DC

October 4, 2019 6:49 pm

Chairman Andrew Neil and his wife Susan Nilsson welcomed a motley congregation of hacks, insiders, outsiders, and conceited limeys who think they know best

amy siskind

The media’s forgotten protest

September 25, 2019 10:35 am

How influential was Amy Siskind’s impeachment march?