What use is a Washington mole hunt if the chief mole is in the Oval Office?

8 April 2017 9:00 am

Donald Trump’s Washington is a city of many secrets, but no mysteries. So much about the Trump-Putin story remains unknown,…

How Putin plans to disrupt the US election

30 July 2016 9:00 am

Are Kremlin spies working to put The Donald in the White House?

The real lesson of the Hillary Clinton emails: most secrets are boring

5 September 2015 9:00 am

‘Gefilte fish,’ emailed Hillary Clinton to a pair of aides in March 2010, ‘where are we on this?’ That was…

Julian Assange is a narcissist and a nut — and if America comes for him we should take his side

23 August 2014 9:00 am

Poor Julian Assange. Call me a contrarian but I’m genuinely starting to feel sorry for the guy. He’s just made…

The messiah is betrayed

26 February 2011 12:00 am

A monsoon of literature will eventually be written about the WikiLeaks story.

Portrait of the week

4 December 2010 12:00 am

The Office for Budget Responsibility said it thought economic growth for 2010 would be 1.8 per cent, not 1.2 per cent as it had previously predicted.

The Spectator’s Notes

4 December 2010 12:00 am

Part of the pleasure of the WikiLeaks revelations is that they confirm the view now universally reviled as ‘neocon’.

Leader: Less heat, more light

4 December 2010 12:00 am

We have heard surprisingly little about the climate change jamboree currently underway in Cancun.

China’s spy network

4 December 2010 12:00 am

We are at war online – and we are losing