Gerald Warner

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Gerald Warner is a newspaper columnist, author, broadcaster, commentator, and former policy adviser to Michael Forsyth when he was Secretary of State for Scotland.

Thursday, 21 January 2021

Spare us the media love-in with Biden and the woke Democrats

“This is America’s day. This is democracy’s day. A day of history and hope, of renewal and resolve…” Thanks, Joe, …

By Gerald Warner

Tuesday, 12 January 2021

Sturgeon is in danger, but the separatist ideal even more so

It still all looks pretty good. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon continues to dominate Scottish television screens with matriarchal messaging on …

By Gerald Warner

Wednesday, 30 December 2020

Flawed Brexit deal sells out Northern Ireland and kicks the can down the road

It is symptomatic of today’s spun politics, aggravated by groupthink in media reporting, that the Brexit trade agreement is chiefly …

By Gerald Warner

Wednesday, 23 December 2020

Covid Denial Syndrome: Brexit drove the Left mad, the pandemic has demented conservatives

How much more of the madness can we stand? For how much longer must we put up with the insane …

By Gerald Warner

Friday, 18 December 2020

John le Carré: The Naive and Sentimental Remainer

A writer’s reputation seldom stands higher than in the immediate aftermath of his death. A combination of friends’ tributes, readers’ …

By Gerald Warner

Wednesday, 9 December 2020

The Woke pandemic is rampant, but a vaccine is on its way

When Millwall football supporters have become icons of free speech, we have to recognize that 2020 has been a year …

By Gerald Warner

Thursday, 3 December 2020

Farewell to the Fixed-term Parliaments Act – a Cameron-Clegg masterpiece of legislative incompetence

While apprehension mounts among Brexiteers of a sell-out by Boris Johnson on an EU trade deal, the Prime Minister has …

By Gerald Warner

Friday, 27 November 2020

As the patriotic hype wanes, the Oxford vaccine looks less persuasive

If a week is a long time in politics, it is even longer in the process of public reception of …

By Gerald Warner

Thursday, 19 November 2020

US election count: broken election system needs radical reform

The “narrative” being peddled by America’s mainstream media and associated liberal elites, condemning the Republicans’ legal contesting of the election …

By Gerald Warner