Archive for the ‘Politics’ Category
It’s hard to keep up with fashionable political views. Here is a guide for those trying stay one step ahead as we enter the Trump era. Out: Disrespecting election results threatens our democracy. In: Disruptions to protest the election results. End the electoral college! Out: Challenging Obama’s legitimacy is racist. In: #NotMyPresident Out: Respect my vote. In: Your vote is […]
In the aftermath of Trump’s election victory, many are trying to explain and make sense of it. But to readers of Spiked and this blog, his win was not entirely a surprise. We identified the forces behind Trump’s rise that other pundits and analysts today are only just discovering. We didn’t predict his victory, but we […]
In this week’s Spiked podcast, I joined Reason editor Nick Gillespie, lawyer and author Wendy Kaminer, and Spiked’s Ella Whelan to discuss Donald Trump’s victory and the aftermath of the election. You can listen to the podcast here.
Our US correspondent on Trump and the death of the establishment. Read my Spiked article in full here.
Our American correspondent on why neither deserves your ballot. Read my spiked article in full here.
Hillary’s server scandal shows she is careless and entitled. Read my spiked article in full here.
I spoke to Ella Whelan about the state of the US politics, on the Spiked podcast. You can listen to it here. Ella also speaks with Frank Furedi about his new book, What Happened to the University?, and to Matthew Lesh about Australia’s reaction to Brexit.
This is the lamest, sleaziest presidential contest in living memory. Read my spiked article in full here.
The debate showed why both candidates are so unpopular. Read my spiked article in full here.
Clinton’s attack on “deplorables” reveals an ugly prejudice. Read my spiked article in full here.