James Delingpole

James Delingpole

Delingpole: Hurrah for Chancellor Merkel – Saviour of Brexit!

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has just gifted the United Kingdom a No Deal Brexit. (Thank you, Mutti!) Heaven knows whether this is what Merkel intended to do when she let it be known that a Brexit deal is ‘overwhelmingly unlikely’. But this,

BERLIN, GERMANY - AUGUST 21: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend a joint press conference following Johnson's arrival at the Chancellery on August 21, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Johnson is meeting with Merkel in Berlin and French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris. The United Kingdom …

Delingpole: Britain’s Politically Correct Police Is an Embarrassing Joke

If you fear Western Civilisation is falling apart and that all our institutions have been corrupted beyond measure by fashionable leftist idiocies and plain dumbed-down incompetence, then really, really don’t read the report published today by London’s Metropolitan Police.

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 24: Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick meets a soldier on deployment to assist police officers in the Palace of Westminster on May 24, 2017 in London, England. Scotland Yard announced armed troops will be deployed to guard "key locations" such as Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, the …

Delingpole: Boris Johnson Channels Donald Trump, Makes Britain Laugh Again

Boris Johnson is never better than when he is being Boris Johnson – forever looking for the comedic angle, always in search of a more memorably silly turn of phrase, never quite able to play at being the grown up in the room even though he’s now Prime Minister and that’s supposedly his job.

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 02: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers his keynote speech onstage on the final day of the Conservative Party Conference at Manchester Central on October 2, 2019 in Manchester, England. The U.K. government prepares to formally submit its finalised Brexit plan to the EU today. The …

Delingpole: Climate Crisis? What Climate Crisis?

The eco-fascist campaign group Extinction Rebellion tells us there is a ‘climate emergency’. So too do all Britain’s main political parties. So too do UK government bodies such as the Committee on Climate Change and the Environment Agency.

SAN RAMON, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 27: A youth climate activist uses a bullhorn as she leads a chant during a Climate Strike youth protest outside of Chevron headquarters on September 27, 2019 in San Ramon, California. Hundreds of youth climate activists and their supporters staged a Climate Strike protest outside …

WATCH: Douglas Murray – How Cancel Culture Will Cancel Itself…

Here’s a thought to brighten up your weekend: all this identity politics lunacy which has taken hold of our culture — the pussy hats, the Black Lives Matter race-baiting, the trans-gender hysteria — it has a sell-by date and it’s going to come to an end.

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Delingpole: A Sinister, Nebulous Shadow Government Is Holding Brexit Hostage

The 11 justices of the Supreme Court are subject to little such scrutiny. Hitherto, Britain’s political and legal institutions have been run and regulated on the basis that their denizens will act in good faith, rather than – like the Supreme Court today – like activists for their preferred political cause.

Britain's main opposition Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn takes a drink as he poses for a photograph preparing his speech during the annual Labour Party conference in Brighton, on the south coast of England on September 24, 2019. - Britain's Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled "unlawful" a decision by Prime …

Delingpole: Abolishing Eton – Great Idea, Labour! Go For It!

Eton has produced some of the most squishy, politically-correct, Remainer surrender monkey sellouts in the entirety of the Establishment, including the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby; Woke Prince Harry; Dave Cameron…

TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY GUY JACKSON The Eton College Chapel is pictured at Eton school, west of London, on May 24, 2010. Britain's new Prime Minister David Cameron has revived a time-honoured tradition by becoming the 19th former pupil to go on to lead his country after attending …