Rod Liddle

Rod Liddle is associate editor of The Spectator. He writes a weekly column in the magazine, as well as contributing to The Sunday Times and The Sun.

Europe

We crave certainty over COVID-19. There isn’t any

There is no scientific truth to COVID-19, as yet — and perhaps never will be

By Rod Liddle

Would Churchill have worn a face mask?

There is something smug and averse about people in masks — but better smug and averse than dead, I suppose

By Rod Liddle

Europe

There’s nothing equal about this virus

I can self-isolate fairly comfortably, but how easy is it if you are on the 15th floor of a tower block?

By Rod Liddle

If anything is ‘essential’ right now, it’s cigarettes

Nothing about this small and unpleasant virus thing is ‘abundantly clear’

By Rod Liddle

Europe

The corona curtain-twitchers are watching

A few weeks sitting on the sofa guzzling packets of crisps does not equate to life in East Germany

By Rod Liddle

Will you guys take Harry and Meghan to your hearts?

California, here one comes…

By Rod Liddle

Europe

Wanting to kill us all is madness, not religion

If we are serious that these attacks have nothing to do with Islam then let us apply some consistency to this apparent conviction

By Rod Liddle

Europe

How it all went right: the great Brexit wound has almost healed

It didn’t take a generation – it took about two weeks

By Rod Liddle

Internet

In Britain, we want one thing from our royals: patriotism

The working-class north resents their hard-earned money being spent on the royals only when the royals don’t keep up their side of the bargain

By Rod Liddle

World War Three? No, this was about Trump’s second term

Most people do not share the leftish view that Iran and the US are equivalent as nation states in their capacity to do bad things

By Rod Liddle

Europe

It’s down to the wire – and Boris only has one chance to survive

Even if the British PM gets a deal, electoral success is not guaranteed

By Rod Liddle

Europe

Please America, take Meghan Markle back

She has dragged across the Atlantic a garbage truck full of the most emetic US wokeness

By Rod Liddle

Europe

How to save the Tory party

What should the Conservatives do? Become Conservative is the obvious answer

By Rod Liddle

Middle East

Tunneling my way into Gaza

The food has improved in Israel since I was last here

By Rod Liddle

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