Rod Liddle

Rod Liddle is associate editor of The Spectator. He writes a weekly column in the magazine, as well as contributing to The Sunday Times and The Sun.

Gold medalist Caster Semenya (Photo: Getty)

The Olympics proves it: we are not all equal

28 August 2016 11:53

An almost worldwide survey on penis length — the sort of thing I always read with a sense of trepidation…

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Is there something that the BBC isn’t telling us about these Norwegians?

14 August 2016 10:31

A man has set fire to a train in Switzerland and stabbed lots of people. On the BBC News last…

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If smarmy Owen Smith is the answer, Labour’s asking the wrong question

19 July 2016 19:03

Jesus H Christ. Is this what it comes down to? A smarmy post-Tribunite nonentity swathed in unrealistic ambition, versus Chauncey…

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Why We Must Have A Second Referendum – Now!

11 July 2016 15:30

Still the furore whips around. Some remain monkey showed me a bunch of pie charts ‘proving’ that the vote was unsound.…

Nigel Farage working on his resignation speech. One coffee, three packets of cigarettes.

In praise of Nigel Farage

4 July 2016 18:34

Nigel Farage is the most important British politician of the last decade and the most successful. His resignation leaves a…

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Michael Gove is going to lose, and lose badly

2 July 2016 10:42

There is a slap Michael Gove game on the internet, and it’s very popular. All you have to do is…

Keep an eye on BBC journos injecting their political agendas into the Brexit debate

28 June 2016 11:28

A quick update on the BBC TV News. At ten o clock last night the programme ran a report from…

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How much longer can David Lammy hold on?

27 June 2016 18:29

It’s all looking very grim for Lammy. My petition to have him removed as MP for Tottenham has now soared…

Britain Reacts To The EU Referendum Result

At least the howls of Remain cry-babies give us something to snigger at

27 June 2016 11:22

A very good piece by Libby Purves on the petulance, whining and spite of our liberal elite. Libby got there…

David Lammy. Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images

Lammy Out! Sign my petition to oust David Lammy

26 June 2016 8:38

The petition to demand a second a referendum has now reached 2.8 million signatories. There’s an awful lot of people in…

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RIP Jo Cox. Let’s call the referendum off as a mark of respect

16 June 2016 18:46

RIP Jo Cox MP. A hugely talented young politician possessed of great clarity of thought and principle. Shot and stabbed…

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For Owen Jones and fellow idiots, the Orlando atrocity was all about them

15 June 2016 13:49

Life is speeded up. It used to be that when a hideous atrocity occurred people waited a day or two,…

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The EU bullies everyone – on both the Left and the Right

10 June 2016 8:19

The prevalent notion is that all those people who wish for us to leave the European Union are thick as…

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Muhammad Ali opened British eyes to America’s race problems

6 June 2016 13:58

A question for those of you of a certain age. Who was the first articulate black person you ever saw…

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My take on the England football team

25 May 2016 9:40

Apologies for the lack of blogs – I’ve been on jury duty for two weeks. Hang the bastard, regardless of…

Hugh Bonneville and his wife Lulu Williams (Photo: Getty)

My summer party is always very exclusive – and this year is no exception

11 May 2016 9:57

The swallows have long returned and the summer party season is almost upon us – so I must get organising. Without wishing…

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Little Englanders, it’s time to give Sadiq Khan a break

10 May 2016 10:27

Hell, I wait so long to be right about something and then two bits of stuff come along at once.…

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I know who I’m supporting in the Corbyn-Hodge leadership contest

3 May 2016 19:27

Christ help us – Corbyn or Hodge! I think, given the choice, I’m pretty firmly with Jezza. One deranged bien-pensant…

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Labour’s halfwits have revealed their anti-Semitic side

28 April 2016 11:51

My guess is that the people who voted for Naz Shah at the last election think she did not go…

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Has the BBC reduced its coverage of the migrant crisis?

27 April 2016 10:22

Do you remember the migrants? All those people coming here across land and sea, from North Africa and Arabia and…

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Why pretend that female footballers are as good as male ones?

26 April 2016 10:35

Yay – Izzy Christiansen! Yay – Beth Mead! I daresay you were as thrilled as I was to see that…

Beachy Head, the South Downs' most famous spot

The South Downs way is beyond miserable

19 April 2016 8:30

I see that a small furore has been occasioned by the South Downs National Park. It has urged walkers to…

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Martyrdom: a new comic strip for Turkish kids

4 April 2016 15:58

Thrilling news arrives from Turkey, where it is being reported that a government body has issued comic books to the…

CCTV footage released by Belgium Police of the suspects from today's bomb attacks in the Belgian capital

Like London, Brussels has allowed itself to become a hotbed of Islamic extremism

22 March 2016 16:13

It was only a matter of time before Brussels got the suicide-bomb allahu akbar treatment, as the Belgians knew full well.…

Frauke Petry, leader of Alternative für Deutschland (Photo: Getty)

Even the Germans are starting to despair of their country’s migrant policy

14 March 2016 16:59

A rather impressive performance by Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) in Germany’s regional elections. Second in Saxony-Anhalt and double digit percentages in Baden-Württemberg and…