Anne Applebaum


The poisoning of Putin critic Alexei Navalny

He talks about money: who has it, who has stolen it, who has misused it

By Anne Applebaum


How Viktor Orbán duped the Brexiteers

Why are members of the old regime so attracted to the police institutions of the new illiberal states?

By Anne Applebaum

more writers

Stay informed

Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.

Notice to Readers: The Spectator World and The American Spectator are marks used by independent publishing companies that are not affiliated in any way. If you are looking for The American Spectator, please click on the following link:   Web-only content Copyright © 2021 The Spectator // Magazine content Copyright © 2021 The Spectator