Donald trump

The left is to blame for the creation of Donald Trump

8 December 2015 14:21

A few weeks ago I recorded a podcast with the American author and neuroscientist Sam Harris. He is one of the…

Donald Trump represents the views of millions of Americans. Does the BBC not realise this?

8 December 2015 10:30

If you saw the BBC Ten O’Clock News last night you will have witnessed Nick Bryant’s dispassionate, even-handed treatment of…

Podcast: Jeremy Hunt’s catastrophic mistake

12 November 2015 9:30

Is Jeremy Hunt spoiling for a fight with the wrong people? On the latest View from 22 podcast, Dr Clare Gerada debates…

Unlike Ben Carson, I’d like to see a Muslim American president

21 September 2015 20:50

Well that all got quite ugly quite fast. Last week Donald Trump, a contender for US Republican party’s Presidential nominee,…

The summer of Trump may soon be over – but the damage has still been done

6 September 2015 11:45

They call it the summer of Trump. Only a year ago everyone expected the 2016 presidential election to be a…

Jeremy Corbyn is Britain’s Donald Trump (and vice versa)

31 August 2015 15:07

The silly season is supposed to end tomorrow. September sidles in and normality replaces August’s frivolity. The reality of winter…

If Hillary Clinton keeps playing the gender card, others will too

14 August 2015 16:16

The American presidential race seemed more like a playground fight than a clash of politics this week as would-be Democratic…

Last night’s Republican TV debate should mark the beginning of the end for Donald Trump

7 August 2015 9:40

There was no stand out candidate in the first debate of Republican candidates for the 2016 presidential election last night.…

Podcast: the Osborne supremacy and why Labour’s grassroots don’t matter

30 July 2015 20:27

George Osborne reigns supreme over Westminster — how did he end up with all this power? On this week’s View…

The sooner the Republicans stop Donald Trump, the sooner they can beat Hillary Clinton

28 July 2015 10:42

Lunatics with money are never ‘mad’, only eccentric. In America, they can also class as Republican presidential candidates. Hence Donald…

Romney’s Donald Trump problem

30 May 2012 14:09

When Obama brilliantly skewered Donald Trump at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner last year, you might’ve thought the billionaire would…

A pair of tycoons has put Salmond on uncertain ground

26 April 2012 11:41

Alex Salmond may feel he got a lot from cosying up to both Rupert Murdoch and Donald Trump but, wow,…

Donald Trump: I Am Trying To Save Scotland

9 February 2012 16:51

The SNP’s other big idea – apart from independence – is to make Scotland a kind of renewable energy pioneer.…