Politics

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Beeb vs The Donald

9 July 2018 7:15 pm

The BBC brings up President Trump’s women problems.

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.

The Western alliance is dead

8 July 2018 10:06 am

The Trump era will mark the demise of NATO, but the cause of the collapse of the political West goes beyond The Donald.

Is John Kelly on his way out of the White House?

29 June 2018 9:04 pm

The Chief of Staff shares some of Trump’s impulses and had the chance to channel them more effectively — but he has not done so.

Wallowing in self-loathing with Milo Yiannopoulos

29 June 2018 5:11 pm

Revisiting my notes from my April profile, it seems clear that his feuds are mere projection of his hatred for himself.

The crusade to abolish ICE is as pathetic as it is misguided

29 June 2018 2:35 pm

Don’t we want the President to enforce the laws of the land?

There’s a reason restaurants everywhere are failing: Red Hen Syndrome

28 June 2018 3:54 pm

It may be that we’ve had all we can take, especially when these outlets are suffused with such self-importance.

Milo Yiannopoulos sends coded neo-Nazi message to New Yorker fact-checker

27 June 2018 6:39 pm

Talia Lavin received $14.88 from the provocateur.

Is Trump’s ‘space force’ really such an insane idea?

27 June 2018 3:25 pm

Donald Trump’s demand to have a new sixth branch of the US armed services is about protecting America’s satellites and cyber capabilities. A worthy goal.

Michael Avenatti resembles the ‘manager’ who takes an inordinate slice of a working girl’s earnings

25 June 2018 7:33 pm

The crusading lawyer waves the sword of justice around in order to distract us from the sleaze behind his shield.

What are the odds of Trump going to jail?

25 June 2018 6:07 pm

Runners and riders for Mueller’s next arrest.

To the GOP: don’t walk away from the Golden State

22 June 2018 6:59 pm

California is not a liberal fantasyland and conservatives exist in significant numbers.

How Trump uses women to soften his image on immigration

21 June 2018 1:16 pm

‘My wife feels strongly about it. I feel strongly about it. Anybody with a heart would feel this way.’

Trump is still on the ‘offenseive’ over immigration

20 June 2018 6:36 pm

As the President consolidates his hold on the GOP and defies his detractors, he is relying on women as a kind of protective force field.

The fall of James Brien Comey

19 June 2018 2:08 pm

Under investigation and with his own reputation in question, the former FBI director is no longer the reliable, trustworthy source he once seemed.

Trump is ‘vice-signalling’ over immigration – and it’s going to work

18 June 2018 7:10 pm

Britain’s Windrush scandal shows how outrage over cruel policies can lead to positive polls

How splitting up families gave Trump the biggest crisis of his presidency

18 June 2018 6:19 pm

Separating children from their parents at the border represents a repudiation of the core of the GOP.

Why does the commentariat so despise Trump’s success?

13 June 2018 2:40 pm

While the Anti-Trump Mandarins of the Commentariat (ATMC, for short) are busy untwisting their knickers after the President’s historic summit…

We are all globalnationalists now

13 June 2018 1:47 pm

Let's move past the false dichotomy of nationalism vs globalism