Hillary Clinton

Britain’s political system is broken. America’s isn’t

14 September 2019 9:00 am

American liberals perceive it as a jarring inconsistency: my opposition to Trump and support for Brexit. Especially outside the UK,…

When it comes to Trump, don’t count on the polls

22 June 2019 9:00 am

 New York The great ceremonial game of poll dancing is gearing up for its quadrennial orgy. Headlines across the fruited…

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Why Joe won’t blow it

11 May 2019 4:54 am

A common fallacy circulating among the pundit class is that every presidential election cycle will be as ‘disruptive’ as 2016…

When Donald Trump goes low, the Democrats go lower

27 October 2018 9:00 am

 Washington, DC As if American politics were not scary enough, the prospect of President Hillary Rodham Clinton has once again…

James Comey is trying to take down Trump. He’ll fail

21 April 2018 9:00 am

Americans forget their corruption in order to savour their innocence. When Republicans and Democrats are struggling to find ways forward…

A gripping new play with a Michael Fish-y narrative: Pressure reviewed

14 April 2018 9:00 am

David Haig’s play Pressure looks at the Scottish meteorologist, James Stagg, who advised Eisenhower about the weather in the week…

And now for Graham Norton’s next guest… Adolf Hitler!

16 December 2017 9:00 am

Having thoroughly enjoyed Graham Norton’s recent forensic cross-examination of Hillary Clinton on BBC1, I’m thrilled that the corporation intends to…

High life

21 October 2017 9:00 am

I may have spoken too soon last week when I defended my old friend Harvey Weinstein. It now looks very…

I met Donald Trump’s Russian fan club (and fought them on TV)

19 November 2016 9:00 am

Moscow To the Union Jack pub on Potapovsky Lane for a US election night party. The jolly Muscovite Trump supporters…

Think Americans are angry now? Wait until Hillary’s in charge

21 May 2016 9:00 am

Predicting what might happen in a Donald Trump presidency is easy. Day 1: A fabulous, really great inaugural, the best ever,…

It’s Trump vs Hillary: a race that should terrify all conservatives

7 May 2016 9:00 am

Following Tuesday night’s Indiana primaries, the race for the Republican nomination is effectively over. Talk of Donald Trump being overhauled…

What Hillary Clinton won’t find in Area 51

2 April 2016 9:00 am

Area of doubt Hillary Clinton has said that if she is elected she will open files on the US military…

Yes, Donald Trump is grotesque. But I will never vote for Hillary Clinton

26 March 2016 9:00 am

   New York ‘Does this mean we have to vote for Hillary?’ asked my wife. It was early morning 16…

Why the Republican elite couldn’t stop Donald Trump

19 March 2016 9:00 am

If the Republican party were a company, it would now file for bankruptcy. Donald Trump, arguably the most grotesque candidate…

Portrait of the week

5 March 2016 9:00 am

Home An official analysis by the Cabinet Office said that if Britain left the EU it would lead to a…

Donald Trump's angry America

5 March 2016 9:00 am

It was, in the end, the best possible night for Donald Trump. On Super Tuesday, 11 American states voted for…

Who is more undemocratic, Putin or Brussel? I say Brussels — by far

5 March 2016 9:00 am

The rich are under attack nowadays, never more so than in America, where The Donald continues to trump his critics,…

Portrait of the week

13 February 2016 9:00 am

Home David Cameron, the Prime Minister, said that if Britain left the European Union, France could stop allowing British officials…

How Bernie Sanders stole Hillary Clinton’s youth vote

13 February 2016 9:00 am

‘Anybody here got any student debt?’ asks Bernie Sanders halfway through his speech at a rally in a small university…

Sorry establishment Republicans, The Donald isn’t dead yet

6 February 2016 9:00 am

If Donald Trump had won in Iowa on Monday night, everybody would still be saying what a brilliant candidate he…

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A roomful of firearms and fantasists at the world’s biggest gun show

30 January 2016 9:00 am

   Las Vegas They say that there are more guns in America than human beings and most of them seemed…

What stops women from having it all

30 January 2016 9:00 am

You can’t accuse the redoubtable Anne-Marie Slaughter, president and CEO of the New America Foundation think tank, of giving up…

Compared to Trump, Hillary can't be that bad. Can she?

12 December 2015 9:00 am

The presidential campaign here in the land hymned by one of its earliest immigrants as a shining ‘city on a…

Distorting the truth — US presidential campaign-style

14 November 2015 9:00 am

It is hardly uncommon for politicians to lie, especially when their careers are threatened by a sexual transgression — John…

How far can Bernie Sanders go?

24 October 2015 9:00 am

Boston A woman’s voice carried through a lull in several conversations around the table at a smart East Coast dinner.…