US Politics

Britain will miss the Special Relationship when it’s gone

14 July 2018 10:06 pm

Europeanists have never understood the Anglosphere

A capital afternoon at London’s Trump protest

14 July 2018 9:17 am

Usually it starts at McDonald’s. When protestors gather in central London they like to vandalise the burger chain’s Whitehall branch…

Trump says he was at his Scottish golf course the day before Brexit. But was he?

13 July 2018 5:14 pm

Cockburn witnessed Trump arrive by helicopter at Turnberry...on June 24.

What’s the purpose of Trump’s forthcoming meeting with Vladimir Putin?

13 July 2018 4:44 pm

A diligent press corps is trying to force him to say what he will do or say when he meets his Russian chum. But Trump himself may not really know.

Donald Trump’s press conference was a comic masterpiece

13 July 2018 4:25 pm

The Commander-in-Chief reduces world politics to an amazing farce, and it’s hard not to kind of love for him for it.

Donald Trump wants to deal with a self-governing Britain post-Brexit — is that such a bad thing?

13 July 2018 2:39 pm

His fiery interview with The Sun makes clear he is not on board with Theresa May’s flaccid plans.

Admit it, Trump is right about Sadiq Khan

13 July 2018 1:19 pm

I’m sorry to say this, but Donald Trump really doesn’t think much about Britain at all. He may have some…

Donald Trump is a news god – but his memory is patchy

13 July 2018 11:33 am

One of the myths about Donald Trump is that he’s wildly unpredictable. In media terms, he’s an absolute banker: everywhere…

The left needs to calm down about Brett Kavanaugh

12 July 2018 4:55 pm

He’s committed to upholding the law and has meticulously reasoned opinions.

Donald Trump is coming to Blenheim – and the protesters are ready

12 July 2018 4:36 pm

Oxfordshire readies itself for a showdown with the 45th President.

Donald Trump is wrong about Germany being a ‘captive’ of Russia

12 July 2018 3:24 pm

“What good is Nato if Germany is paying Russia billions of dollars for gas and energy?” tweeted Donald Trump on…

‘President Pussy Grabber’ has his way with the GOP

12 July 2018 3:17 pm

A new book argues that Trump could destroy the Republican Party.

Donald Trump does Brexit

12 July 2018 12:06 pm

PART I Donald Trump is less than impressed with Theresa May’s Brexit plan, it seems. ‘I’m not sure that’s what…

The masochistic perversity of the Special Relationship

12 July 2018 8:25 am

London The American president is coming! All over Britain, people are putting up the bunting, cutting the crusts off the…

Jim Jordan’s sexual abuse scandal could threaten his conservative colleagues

10 July 2018 4:04 pm

If the cover-up allegations against the Ohio congressman deepen, it could cause a rift in the caucus.

Jacob Rees-Mogg: What I’d do as UK Home Secretary

10 July 2018 3:50 pm

‘It’s mad to have an immigration system that doesn’t allow people in who you actually need, and does allow people in who you don’t need.’

How #AbolishICE lets Trump win on migration and the border

10 July 2018 3:38 pm

It didn’t take long for Democratic leading lights to realise that such a sweeping idea on immigration spells death at the ballot-box.

Donald Trump’s fixation on celebrity is what makes him so…American

10 July 2018 3:02 pm

It’s almost impossible to imagine the President praising a book or a person or an idea, or really anything, that hasn’t been approved by a lot of people.

The liberal mob has been trying to gaslight us for two years — and now the jig is up

10 July 2018 2:37 pm

They have now gone further than many of its members ever intended. And it’s fascinating to behold.

Brett Kavanaugh is the establishment Republican’s dream Supreme Court Justice

10 July 2018 4:11 am

Like Neil Gorsuch, he appears to be your standard issue hard-line conservative but not a judicial Robespierre.

The Beeb vs The Donald

9 July 2018 7:15 pm

The BBC brings up President Trump’s women problems.

Do svidánija, NATO

9 July 2018 6:16 pm

Until now, not one of our NATO allies believed the American President actively sought favour and approval from the leader of totalitarian Russia.

Donald Trump can teach Theresa May how to listen

9 July 2018 5:11 pm

The British Prime Minister could use a lesson in reconnecting with her base.

The British government is in crisis, again. Enter Trump, stage right, again

9 July 2018 5:00 pm

The president knows leverage when he sees it, and he’ll have masses over Theresa May this week.

If Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett tonight, prepare for all hell to break loose

9 July 2018 3:22 pm

Feminists will be lining up to prevent the appointment of the Catholic mother of seven.

If the Green Blob thought Scott Pruitt was bad, just wait till they meet his replacement

9 July 2018 2:18 pm

The EPA chief’s departure will make little if any difference to the MAGA agenda – at least not where energy and the environment are concerned.

Could Hillary Clinton take on Donald Trump again?

9 July 2018 1:56 pm

It’s an outcome that would thrill Donald Trump and his supporters. The “it” is, of course, another Hillary Clinton run…

Trump’s Mideast ‘deal of the century’ turns out to be a big fat nothing burger

9 July 2018 11:04 am

When Donald Trump promised a ‘deal of the century’ between Israelis and Palestinians, he didn’t mention which century he had…

Why Trump’s proposal to invade Venezuela is worth taking seriously 

9 July 2018 10:46 am

Last week, the Associated Press reported that President Trump once pressed aides on the possibility of invading Venezuela to topple the…