Plus: May’s EU trials, Labour’s EU shifts – and how Russia got there before Trump by recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Well, part of it.
Posts Tagged: Donald Trump
Iain Dale: Trump is a warped narcissist who gives succour to racists, white supremacists and Islamophobes.
Plus: Englishness in Norwich. Remainer complaints everywhere. And: Noel Gallagher, political philosopher, gives his view of Corbyn.
The President’s state visit has already been postponed at least once. Doing so again is the least worst option.
We are not up against a revived Soviet Union. At most, Putin’s state is a puffer fish – poisonous, but not as big as you think.
With an alarmingly few legislative days before Christmas, a looming shutdown is the last thing Congress and the White House needs on their plates right now.
Garvan Walshe: In Lebanon, Saudi Arabia plays with fire. And there is no American adult to provide supervision.
The Saudi crown prince is in a hurry on every front – if anyone is advising him to take care, then he is certainly not listening to them.
The Republicans are so determined to rid themselves of their candidate the leadership is thinking of running a write-in challenger.
Not surprisingly, the country remains sharply divided as to the merits of its leader – a division that can hardly be missed in this new polling.
A new book laments how the Right allowed this bully, fabulist and serial abuser of women to get to the White House.
Regional allies will be reassured by the President’s presence as White House watchers try to see what ‘America First’ means overseas.
Ben Roback: Republican Wars. Establishment congressmen v Trump’s backers – and the President himself. Who will win?
His high-risk legislative strategy seems to be based on writing off 2017-18, and relying on the midterm elections returning a much more supportive caucus.
Terry Barnes: A disaster for the centre-right. Its last effective Anglosphere government falls in New Zealand
It has been dispatched by one man – New Zealand First’s party leader, Winston Peters, who has Labour’s inexperienced leader in his pocket.
The deal won’t stop Iran’s nuclear programme for good, but it is still better than alternative, military means of non-proliferation.
The future leaders of the Left either don’t know their history, or prefer a made-up version of it.
The President himself hasn’t set out what he would like to happen next, and has provided no detailed plan for what would replace the current agreement.