Ruth Dudley Edwards

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Thursday, 13 February 2020

Losing Julian Smith is bad for Northern Ireland

Last month, Northern Ireland Secretary of State Julian Smith was the Spectator’s Minister of the Year. This month, to the bewilderment of …

By Ruth Dudley Edwards



Wednesday, 5 February 2020

Sinn Fein poll bounce - have the Irish people lost their moral compass?

It was a matter of pride in the United Kingdom that so many voters refused even to contemplate a Corbyn …

By Ruth Dudley Edwards



Monday, 20 January 2020

Why Northern Ireland won't be leaving the Union any time soon

My admiration for Matthew Parris has remained intact throughout the period of his severe attack of Brexit Derangement Syndrome. But, …

By Ruth Dudley Edwards



Friday, 29 November 2019

Kevin Myers has been vindicated

Two pieces of good news for beleaguered journalists today. Like anyone fearful about the imminent Corbyn Terror, I listened nervously …

By Ruth Dudley Edwards