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Donald Trump is right to take action against China

10 January 2017 11:33

It’s a mistake to think of Donald Trump as a protectionist, as Boris Johnson will have discovered during his recent…

The ‘Women’s March’ on Washington is a protest against democracy

5 January 2017 10:33

The ‘Women’s March’ on Washington might not have actually happened yet but it can already be judged a success. Few demonstrations…

‘The woman is a disaster!’: Camille Paglia on Hillary Clinton

31 December 2016 12:00

We’re closing 2016 by republishing our ten most-read articles of the year. Here’s No. 1: Emily Hill’s interview with Camille…

The sneering response to Trump’s victory reveals exactly why he won

30 December 2016 12:00

We’re closing 2016 by republishing our ten most-read articles of the year. Here’s No. 2: Brendan O’Neill’s blog post in…

Yes, Trump is grotesque. But I would never have voted for Hillary

22 December 2016 12:00

We’re closing 2016 by republishing our ten most-read articles of the year. Here’s No. 10: John R. MacArthur on why…

A rash hothead in the White House is a problem to trouble us all

17 December 2016 9:00

Novelists can’t merely tell cracking tales. We’re supposed to save the world. At the University of Kent, a student implored…

‘Putinites on the web’ are the new ‘Reds under the bed’

15 December 2016 8:30

Wounded Remainers in Britain and the Hillary set in the US love banging on about ‘post-truth politics’. Lies are everywhere,…

Donald Trump is going back on his promise to ‘drain the swamp’

15 December 2016 8:00

Donald Trump has a method for making his Cabinet picks. Parade the contenders in and out of Trump Tower and…

Donald Trump is doing more to undermine himself than any Democrat

13 December 2016 15:00

America may need to ‘vote again,’ says former CIA operative Robert Baer – preferably in a plebiscite not orchestrated by…

Donald Trump is going to be a dreadful president. Let’s not suddenly pretend otherwise

14 November 2016 17:12

Life, like they say, comes at you fast. Just a week ago the reality-based world worried that the American people…

Trump’s immigration policies aren’t all that different from Obama’s

14 November 2016 14:21

Bit by bit, Donald Trump’s policies and priorities are emerging into view. We know who his chief of staff is to…

Nietzsche was right – liberal democracy is flawed

13 November 2016 11:00

It’s time to consider Nietzsche’s view of liberal democracy. It couldn’t work, it couldn’t bind a nation together, he said.…

It’s absurd to call Trump a fascist

11 November 2016 10:02

Many thousands of words have been written and many more will now be written by the liberal intelligentsia on trying to…

Donald Trump’s victory has made social media unbearable

11 November 2016 9:47

When I woke up on Wednesday morning it was to the news that Donald Trump was the next President of…

The glaring hypocrisy of the anti-Trump protests

11 November 2016 8:41

In the wake of Donald Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton, many embittered Democrats are crying foul. It’s a case of…

Donald Trump’s victory marks the death of liberalism

10 November 2016 10:16

On election day, I left my apartment on the east side of Manhattan, walked one block to my polling station,…

Hillary Clinton concedes to Donald Trump – ‘he must be given a chance to lead’

9 November 2016 17:30

Donald Trump has been elected president of the United States. Hillary Clinton conceded defeat, telling supporters that Trump must be given…

The sneering response to Trump’s victory reveals exactly why he won

9 November 2016 15:06

If you want to know why Trump won, just look at the response to his winning. The lofty contempt for…

Cheer up! Donald Trump’s victory isn’t all doom and gloom

9 November 2016 11:08

Well, it’s just like Brexit, isn’t it? The appalled tone of the BBC six o’clock news, my daughter’s refusal –…

Donald Trump played the identity politics game – and won

9 November 2016 8:12

I feel a strange sense of schadenfreude mixed with a heavy dose of terror and uncertainty now that the American…

Jeremy Corbyn’s brother gets behind Tommy Robinson and Donald Trump

8 November 2016 9:40

With the US presidential result now less than 24 hours away, tensions are high both across the pond and in…

‘Vote for the one you dislike least’: What the US papers are saying on election day

8 November 2016 9:16

Americans will finally head to the polls today after one of the most fractious Presidential contests in the country’s history.…

Liberal ideology created Donald Trump

8 November 2016 8:45

Dear Democrat voters, You are probably the most influential and powerful segment of the human race today. In terms of…

Would Donald Trump build a wall along the Canadian border?

8 November 2016 8:30

We’ve heard a lot about what a Trump victory tomorrow night means for Mexico, little of which seems good. He’s…

Trump vs Clinton: What to watch out for on election night

8 November 2016 7:43

The most divisive American election in living memory is almost over. By the end of the day an estimated 130…