Hillary Clinton

The intelligent case for voting Trump

9 October 2016 11:52

Last week more than 130 right-wing thinkers put their names to a defiant document — a list of ‘Scholars and…

How are we to explain the Donald Trump phenomenon?

9 October 2016 9:00

How are we to explain the Trump phenomenon? A good friend (well to the right of me) who lived in…

Is the Trump tape really that shocking?

8 October 2016 16:22

The funniest thing about the lewd Donald Trump tape is how unshocking it is. It’s less of an ‘October surprise’…

Hillary will beat Trump. But her presidency will be hamstrung just like Obama’s

8 October 2016 16:01

The more you study history, the more you realise how hopeless it is to try predicting the future. Even sophisticated…

What next for Barack Obama?

8 October 2016 13:13

What is to become of Barack Obama when he retires from the US presidency at the age of 55? I…

Obama’s sky high approval rating spells good news for Clinton

7 October 2016 16:51

Did you see the news? Hillary Clinton is a shoo-in to win the election. OK. No-one is saying it quite yet.…

Introducing The Spectator’s US Election 2016 site

7 October 2016 13:33

Welcome to The Spectator’s US Election 2016 site, brought to you in association with City Index. This will be home…

It’s hard to #followthemoney if Trump won’t release his tax returns

2 October 2016 11:34

Even Kellyanne Conway, Donald Trump’s normally ebullient campaign manager, must be thinking it’s been an awful week. There was his…

Last night’s debate was Donald Trump vs Himself. And Trump lost

27 September 2016 12:47

As a general rule, presidential debates don’t change much. The winning and the losing matters much less than you think.…

Six things to expect from tonight’s Trump vs Clinton TV debate

26 September 2016 13:37

Tonight’s first televised debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, on Long Island, New York, is expected to generate a…

Trump fans should be proud to call themselves ‘the Deplorables’

25 September 2016 8:30

Hillary Clinton hazarded that half of Donald Trump’s supporters are a ‘basket of deplorables’. The Kaiser called the BEF a…

Donald Trump’s chances of winning have never been higher

22 September 2016 8:56

There are 46 days to go until the US presidential election and the race is still tighter than anyone imagined…

The women who paved the way for Hillary’s bid for the White House

19 September 2016 12:37

If Hillary Clinton wins she will be the first female president of the United States, taking over from the first…

Why is Sadiq Khan giving Americans his views on the US election?

19 September 2016 10:35

‘It’s important for those of us who are foreigners to stay out of the US elections.’ So said the mayor…

Trump’s people: The Donald and white nationalism

18 September 2016 16:11

The fit, or fugue, that Hillary Clinton suffered during a 9/11 memorial service in Manhattan on Sunday left mysteries in…

Win or lose, the Trump phenomenon isn’t going away

16 September 2016 10:35

I felt for the first time on Sunday that Donald Trump might actually win the US presidential election. I’m not the…

Hillary Clinton’s health crisis was a victory for conspiracy theorists – on 9/11, of all days

12 September 2016 15:58

‘Can we just stop talking about Hillary Clinton’s health now?’, snapped Chris Cillizza of the Washington Post on September 6.…

Hillary Clinton, and other unhealthy presidential candidates

12 September 2016 14:00

If Hillary Clinton is still unwell and proceeds to the Oval Office in November, she will not be its first…

After Hillary Clinton’s collapse, is it time to consider the possibility of President Tim Kaine?

11 September 2016 20:24

What if Hillary Clinton can’t run? It’s a question that must be asked, even if the New York Times and…

Hillary Clinton leaves 9/11 memorial after suffering ‘medical episode’

11 September 2016 17:44

Hillary Clinton has made an early exit from a 9/11 ceremony today after suffering a ‘medical episode’. The 68-year-old Democrat…