Trump

The anti-Trump protesters forget where Britain’s true friendships lie

4 June 2019 12:11

American politics – like our own – is more polarised than ever. More than perhaps any other president in living memory,…

Sunday shows round-up: This country needs another referendum and I'd vote Remain, says Sam Gyimah

2 June 2019 14:27

Sajid Javid – Our priority ‘must be law and order’ The Tory leadership race is becoming a crowded field, with…

Trump pledges to “go all out” for a UK-US trade deal if Brexit talks fail

2 June 2019 8:11

The message from the EU is clear: there will be no improvement to the deal rejected by Parliament. And if…

Will Trump and Boris meet next week?

31 May 2019 10:35

Trump and Boris; Boris and Trump – the two men have a lot more in common than funny hair, an…

Christopher Steele (PA)

Donald Trump vs British spies

23 May 2019 18:36

Will Trump continue his battle against the ‘Deep State’ when he visits Britain?

Can Europe persuade Trump to see sense over Iran?

30 April 2019 10:25

The Europeans always held an inkling that sooner or later, a time would come when an impatient Washington would announce…

Wrinkled, white, and wrong — this is the face of the Democratic party

10 January 2019 7:31

Ignore the colourful and fresh-faced Democrats filling up your social media feed. The new face of their party is the…

Why Europe is now top dog in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process

19 December 2018 9:14

About this time every month, diplomats, UN delegates, and humanitarian officials sit around the circular table in the UN Security…

Jeremy Hunt’s direct channel to Trump

19 December 2018 8:54

The past few months have been testing for the so-called special relationship. President Trump’s visit to the UK ended in…

As Trump cuts funding to the UNRWA, the EU must fill the vacuum

11 October 2018 22:26

On 31st August, in a move celebrated by Benjamin Netanyahu as a ‘blessed change’, the Trump administration announced it would…

The Spectator Podcast: plots, politics, and the pains of leadership

14 September 2018 15:56

This week, Tory in-fighting comes to the fore, but could the party be even more divided than we thought? Meanwhile,…

The Spectator Podcast: Trump’s peace plan

19 July 2018 16:30

Earlier this week, Trump met Putin. But beneath the outcry against Trump’s press conference, a peace plan for Syria was…

Theresa May fights for her premiership – and reveals Trump’s advice

15 July 2018 10:44

Theresa May appeared on the Andrew Marr sofa with her premiership at its most vulnerable point since the disastrous snap…

Donald Trump becomes No 10’s nightmare guest

13 July 2018 8:27

Oh dear. After some incendiary comments earlier in the week, Donald Trump has delivered a sucker punch towards Theresa May…

Trump protests: Ash Sarkar vs Piers Morgan – ‘I’m a communist, you idiot!’

12 July 2018 9:40

As the protesters gather for President Trump’s impending visit to the UK, a debate is going on over whether it’s…

The Spectator Podcast: 190th birthday

5 July 2018 15:53

Happy birthday to the Spectator. This week, we’re celebrating our 190th birthday. Lara Prendergast takes a walk down memory lane…

The Spectator Podcast: the Diversity Trap

21 June 2018 12:50

In recent days, Lionel Shriver has been in trouble. Her criticism of the publishing industry’s diversity drive has led to…

Since Trump became President, US share markets have performed well. We need to understand why

14 June 2018 17:36

Some say that Mr Trump’s behaviour at the G7 meeting last week-end showed contempt for the international rules-based system that…

The Spectator Podcast: Next up, Nato

14 June 2018 11:47

In the last few days, world order seems to have been turned on its head as Trump antagonised his western…

Caption contest: Trump vs G6

10 June 2018 19:17

Happily for Theresa May, the main news from the G7 conference wasn’t that President Trump failed to mention her in…

The Spectator Podcast: Putin’s Losing Game

7 June 2018 13:46

In this week’s episode, we talk about Russia’s hidden fragility, and ask, is Putin surviving on luck? We’ll also be…

The Spectator Podcast: Trump vs Iran

10 May 2018 14:48

What comes after the end of the Iran nuclear deal? Is Donald Trump an expert diplomat worthy of a Nobel…

Michelle Wolf’s speech exposed the hypocrisy of the press

4 May 2018 16:41

Writer and comedian Michelle Wolf has hit the headlines for her routine at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner on Saturday.…

Theresa May is losing the PR battle on Syria

13 April 2018 18:29

After Theresa May’s Cabinet agreed on the ‘need to take action’ in Syria, it seems a matter of when, not…

The Spectator Podcast: War Games

12 April 2018 14:40

In this week’s episode, we talk about the escalating situation in Syria and ask, would counter strikes actually help? We…