Gerald Frost is a journalist who has written widely about domestic and international politics. He has been Director of the London-based Centre for Policy Studies(1992-5) and of the Institute for European Defence and Strategic Studies (1980–92) which he founded. He has written widely for British, American and European newspapers and magazines including Encounter, Standpoint, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Times, New Criterion, The Wall Street Journal and Politique internationale.His publications include Hubris: The Tempting of Modern Conservatives, Anthony Fisher: Champion of Liberty and Too ‘nice’ to be Tories: How the Modernisers have damaged the Conservative Party (with Anthony Scholefield). From 2002-9 he was editor of the fortnightly publication eurofacts. He is presently deputy director of the Danube Institute.