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A capital afternoon at London’s Trump protest

14 July 2018 9:17

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

The Trump-May press conference was a comic masterpiece

13 July 2018 15:47

Donald Trump never fails to amuse. He is very, very funny. You can say that he should be no laughing…

The EU is terrified that Britain will make a success of Brexit

13 July 2018 15:14

Now that the EU white paper is out we can see that terms like vassal state, colony and homage were…

Admit it, Trump is right about Sadiq Khan

13 July 2018 12:47

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 9:38

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

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

12 July 2018 15:22

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

Donald Trump does Brexit

12 July 2018 11:40

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

Trump surprises Nato members with demand that they should spend 4% on defence

11 July 2018 18:26

Donald Trump has demanded that Nato members spend four percent of their GDP on defence. He is proposing a doubling…

Watch: Theresa May dodges Donald Trump’s handshake

11 July 2018 13:58

When Theresa May first met Donald Trump, she was pictured strolling arm-in-arm with the president through the grounds of the…

Donald Trump goes to war with Nato

11 July 2018 10:04

Don’t say you weren’t warned. Ahead of the Nato summit in Brussels today, Donald Trump had spent the last two…

Poor Theresa May. In Trump-speak, ‘very good relationship’ means he can’t stand you

10 July 2018 14:14

Uh oh – Poor Theresa.  You know that when Donald Trump, the most powerful man in the world, tells the…

Brett Kavanaugh is a Republican’s dream Supreme Court Justice

10 July 2018 10:19

After reciting the usual homilies about the need to interpret the American Constitution as it was written, President Trump appeared…

How will the markets react to Trump’s upcoming talks?

5 July 2018 14:55

This week NATO meets. Mr Trump will want more progress with increasing spending by European allies. Many of them are…

Why I won’t appear on the Guardian’s anti-Trump panel

4 July 2018 18:04

Should I help the Guardian to make money? The question arises because the paper’s emissaries have been badgering me to…

Erdogan, Trump and other fragile egos: Theresa May’s unenviable foreign policy dilemmas

29 June 2018 16:39

Given the way her Cabinet ministers are behaving at the moment, Theresa May is really rather used to dealing with…

The Spectator Podcast: Angela’s ashes

28 June 2018 14:42

As anti-migrant sentiment sweeps across Europe, is the continent turning against Angela Merkel for her open-door policy, and is this…

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

19 June 2018 12:45

The stories are filed, the pictures are posted, and the media verdict is almost unanimous: separating children from their parents…

On Germany, Trump is right about the big picture, wrong about the detail

19 June 2018 11:54

Time was, a US President wouldn’t dream of criticising the government of one of its Nato allies in public –…

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

19 June 2018 10:35

For the Democrats, the mounting furore over forcibly separating children from their parents at the border offers a golden opportunity…

Donald Trump’s migrant policy shows he has finally gone too far

18 June 2018 16:42

Historians will still be asking in 100 years’ time why public outrage did not do Donald Trump more harm. How…

Donald Trump does Brexit, Part 1

14 June 2018 13:31

‘Imagine Trump doing Brexit — what would he do?’ asked the Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, at that dinner which was…

Donald Trump’s dictator complex

12 June 2018 14:23

The reviews are coming in for Donald Trump’s performance in Singapore and they aren’t pretty. Nicholas Kristof of the New…

Donald Trump’s real-estate politik is working

12 June 2018 13:42

Barack Obama tried to be the first Pacific President. He attempted to pivot America’s grand strategy eastwards in order to…

Donald Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong-un is a victory for peace

12 June 2018 8:13

You can tell when Donald Trump has just achieved something: he starts being strangely amiable, and his critics start frothing…

Donald Trump is right: Western food markets are protectionist

11 June 2018 12:09

In Donald Trump’s dealings with Kim Jong-un it is possible to decipher a strategy of creative destruction: stir things up,…