Douglas Murray

Douglas Murray is Associate Director of the Henry Jackson Society and an author, most recently of Bloody Sunday: Truth, lies and the Saville Inquiry.

Carole Cadwalladr should now return her Orwell Prize

27 November 2020 6:10 am

A small but significant event has just occurred. This morning the legal case between Arron Banks and the journalist Carole…

Donald Trump won’t leave me alone

21 November 2020 9:00 am

Ever since I saw him in Pensacola, Florida the other week, Donald J. Trump will not leave me alone. Each…

Macron alone: where are France’s allies in the fight against Islamism?

14 November 2020 9:00 am

Where is the support for his fight against Islamism?

America sails into the unknown

7 November 2020 9:00 am

 Washington, DC On election day in the capital there is no thrill in the air, but there is a sound:…

Trump’s humour is his weakness – and his strength

31 October 2020 9:00 am

Earlier this summer left-wing activists announced a ‘semi-autonomous zone’ in the Capitol Hill area of Seattle. Denuded of law enforcement…

My week with the baying Antifa mob

24 October 2020 9:00 am

 Portland, Oregon In the days when you could still watch a nature documentary without feeling as if you were sitting…

The transatlantic mask divide

10 October 2020 9:00 am

Should we wear our masks? The question has been on my mind as I have been battered that way and…

Is this the start of a conservative comeback?

3 October 2020 9:00 am

Will the Moore and Dacre appointments be a turning point?

All protests are not equal in the eyes of the police

26 September 2020 9:00 am

I’ve never been a great fan of public demonstrations. When I was at university, one of the great causes du…

Who would risk being a government adviser?

12 September 2020 9:00 am

Poor Tony Abbott. It would seem being prime minister of Australia doesn’t bring you to the attention of the British…

In defence of Tony Abbott

5 September 2020 3:09 am

You sometimes wonder whether we live in an adult country anymore. For the last two days the broadcast media has…

Protestors are clearing a path for Trump

29 August 2020 9:00 am

‘This city is not going to stop burning itself down until they [the protestors] know that this officer has been…

protesters

Protesters are clearing a path for Trump

27 August 2020 11:10 pm

‘This city is not going to stop burning itself down until they [the protesters] know that this officer has been…

The Foreign Office has lost the plot in the Middle East

22 August 2020 9:00 am

The Foreign Office has lost the plot

When everything is ‘racist’, nothing is

15 August 2020 9:00 am

Hearing that Dawn Butler MP had been pulled over by the Metropolitan police, I briefly hoped the taxpayer might get…

No one emerges from a court fight looking clean

1 August 2020 9:00 am

The case of Johnny Depp vs the Sun, heard over recent weeks at the High Court in London, certainly gives…

Good memoir-writing should also be self-critical

25 July 2020 9:00 am

A book about breaking confidences, not to mention friendships, rather begs the same in return. Reading Anne Applebaum’s brief memoir…

My fears for the future of my church have been realised

18 July 2020 9:00 am

The only memorable argument I have ever heard in that tedious debate about whether Shakespeare was a Catholic came from…

What is the point of the New York Times?

15 July 2020 2:50 am

Earlier today, Bari Weiss resigned from the New York Times and published a devastating letter of resignation on her website…

Trump is taking on the historical revisionists

11 July 2020 9:00 am

Donald Trump is fighting back against America’s historical revisionists

Don’t play a game you can’t win

4 July 2020 9:00 am

Of all the people who have made cash in the past month, few can have raked it in like Robin…

What isn't being said about the Reading attack victims?

23 June 2020 6:45 pm

Imagine if on Saturday evening a white neo-Nazi had stabbed three men to death. Imagine, furthermore, if in the wake…

race

The new inequality

22 June 2020 8:17 pm

It is a strange habit, the American one of making talk-show hosts into preachers. There is no good reason, after…

This could have been a great opportunity for the Church

20 June 2020 9:00 am

During these months of inertia, I confess to having on occasion made illicit trips to churches in the English countryside.…

speech

Can’t stand free speech? You’re fired!

19 June 2020 10:54 pm

Since the whole world is in crisis, a crisis in the world of publishing might seem like a niche issue.…