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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,…

Will Trump prove his critics wrong over North Korea?

11 June 2018 8:08

Donald Trump means different things to different people. To his core supporters, he’s the man who will make America great…

If this is a trade war, the United States will win

1 June 2018 15:10

Donald Trump is following through on his threat—or promise, as his voters see it—to impose steep tariffs on foreign goods…

Roseanne Barr’s downfall is a victory over Trump culture

30 May 2018 9:09

It’s always the ones you most expect. Roseanne Barr, an icon of Trump culture, has had her TV sitcom cancelled…

The BBC gave Steve Bannon a platform – and it was fascinating

24 May 2018 13:50

If the BBC really is, as Steve Bannon says, a communications department of the global elite, they messed up badly…