Deputy Editor

Freddy Gray

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

Education

The rise and rise of hate hoaxing

Again and again, we see the same response to fake hate from America’s hyper-progressive enclaves

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Joe Biden’s presidency is unraveling

The post-Trump honeymoon is long gone

By Freddy Gray

Europe

No, Biden didn’t just snub Brexit Britain

Theresa’s May administration missed whatever early opportunities there might have been to exploit any shared goodwill

By Freddy Gray

Politics

Boris is a mini Biden

Biden and Johnson are together mega-spending centrists with highly malleable values

By Freddy Gray

Politics

What Biden learnt from Trump

Can the President survive without the global media?

By Freddy Gray

International

Wrong then, wrong now — Joe Biden’s maddeningly inconsistent foreign policy

Joe Biden’s public pronouncements on Afghanistan neatly signal the folly of American leadership in the last two decades

By Freddy Gray

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

Editorial promotion

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

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