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Freddy Gray

Freddy Gray is deputy editor of The Spectator and the editor of The Spectator World. He was formerly literary editor of The American Conservative.

America’s Maoist mutation

Beijing sneezed and we all caught authoritarianism

By Freddy Gray

Politics

The president of platitudes

Biden’s speeches aren’t disastrous — just listless and flat

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Can Biden and Boris get along?

Both leaders are keen to put the Trump years behind them

By Freddy Gray

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Out now: the June edition of The Spectator World

Featuring Bridget Phetasy, Cosmo Landesman, Dominic Green, Mary Harrington, Zoe Strimpel and more

By Freddy Gray

Business

How COVID-19 killed Hollywood

The pandemic has sped up the decline of glitzy award ceremonies

By Freddy Gray

Editorial promotion

Out now: The Spectator’s May 2021 edition

Featuring Daniel McCarthy, Ian Williams, Lionel Shriver, Matt Purple and many more

By Freddy Gray

Economics

Will Joe Biden really squeeze the rich?

‘Rebalancing the American economy’ is not as easy as it sounds

By Freddy Gray

Politics

The geriatric wokeness of Joe Biden’s first 100 days

Nobody expected him to weigh in, pre-emptively, on the Chauvin verdict. He did anyway

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Crime and no punishment in Minneapolis

The Biden era is much like the Trump era — you just hear more cant from the leadership

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Please Twitter, stop playing ‘Guess the Killer’s Race’

It shows no empathy, scant concern at best for the victims

By Freddy Gray

Politics

No, Meghan Markle isn’t going to be president

The more people see her, the less they like

By Freddy Gray

This month

Hot off the press — what’s in the April issue

Our April edition concerns the alarming power of the cannabis industry

By Freddy Gray

Europe

Battle royal: Harry and Meghan’s brand of revenge

Scenting blood, activists are now demanding that the royal family atones for its sins

By Freddy Gray

China

Joe Biden is a China patsy

But the Russiagate media see no evil in the big guy

By Freddy Gray

Finance

Eight handy phrases for bluffing your way through the crypto-currency boom

‘It’s no coincidence this is happening in the middle of a pandemic’

By Freddy Gray

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