Trade

Nix NAFTA? Nah, Nevermind.

April 27, 2017 theFAULT 0

Walking back yet another campaign promise, Republican President Donald Trump has backed down from terminating NAFTA after phone calls from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto. NPR: “Last year, Canada […]

Trump Lies

The Hundred Day Blues

April 22, 2017 theFAULT 0

Chris Cillizza: “On the 92nd day of his presidency, Donald Trump has decided the idea of his first 100 days in office as a critical yard marker is bunk.” No matter how much I accomplish […]

World

Trump Hangs An Ally Out to Dry

April 20, 2017 theFAULT 0

NY Times: “When news broke less than two weeks ago that the Trump administration was sending the aircraft carrier Carl Vinson to the Korean Peninsula, many South Koreans…cheered for Washington, calling the deployment a powerful […]

Russia

Putin’s Gamble Pays Off

April 19, 2017 theFAULT 0

“A Russian government think tank controlled by Vladimir Putin developed a plan to swing the 2016 U.S. presidential election to Donald Trump and undermine voters’ faith in the American electoral system, three current and four […]