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Robert Philpot

Robert Philpot is the Contributing Editor for Progress Online. He also writes regularly on politics and history for Jewish Chronicle.

Composite: Michael Cohen and Stormy Daniels
US News

The 'Jewish wingman' finds his match in a porn star

$130,000 payment puts the president's personal lawyer Michael Cohen in the spotlight

Monday, March 26, 2018
The 'Jewish wingman' finds his match in a porn star
Mike Pompeo is Donald Trump's choice to replace Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State
Analysis

Pompeo is the polar opposite of the man he replaces

The ultimate Washington insider, Mike Pompeo has the political savvy to indulge the president's instincts

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Pompeo is the polar opposite of the man he replaces
Jared Kushner at a United Nations Securtiy Council meeting on February 20
Analysis

Is Jared Kushner on his way out of the White House?

The president's son-in-law, whose vetting was recently downgraded, is rapidly losing allies

Monday, March 12, 2018
Is Jared Kushner on his way out of the White House?
Stephen Miller (Photo: Getty)
Analysis

Trump’s immigration hardliner

Stephen Miller should be fired over his ‘extreme views’, Jewish groups say

Friday, March 2, 2018
Trump’s immigration hardliner
US President Donald Trump at Tuesday night's State of the Union speech
Analysis

Trump's speech revived the War on Terror

The US president threatened to cut aid to America's enemies - but few know which countries are on the list

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Trump's speech revived the War on Terror
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 27: Mayor of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti speaks onstage during the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures press briefing and site tour at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures on September 27, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)
News Features

‘Kosher burrito’ mayor who may take on Trump in...

Meet the Jewish politician being tipped to take on Donald Trump

Thursday, December 21, 2017
‘Kosher burrito’ mayor who may take on Trump in...
Antisemitic, conspiratorial graffiti
News Features

The truth about those Rothschild myths

In reality, the Rothschild banks are not – as has been repeatedly alleged – members of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York (the biggest of the Fed’s 12 banks) and nor do those banks which are members “control” the Fed itself.

Monday, December 11, 2017
The truth about those Rothschild myths
Jared Kushner has been working on Donald Trump's much-anticipated peace plan
World

Kushner’s White House position in peril

Donald Trump's son-in-law dwindling portfolio still includes the unannounced Middle East peace plan

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Kushner’s White House position in peril
Sanders has moved the Democrats away from Clinton’s centrism
World

‘Damaged’ Clinton turns on Sanders

The former Democratic presidential rivals are moving away from each other again

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
‘Damaged’ Clinton turns on Sanders
World

Does Zuckerberg have his eye on the White House?

For a man who has repeatedly denied that he is planning to run for US president, Mark Zuckerberg continues to provide much evidence to the contrary.

Friday, September 15, 2017
Does Zuckerberg have his eye on the White House?