Income Inequality

Bernie Takes Trump’s Budget Director to School

May 30, 2017 theFAULT 0

In a Senate Budget Committee hearing, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) worked over Republican President Donald Trump’s Budget Director Mick Mulvaney, The Hill reports. “Sanders kicked off the hearing by charging that the budget’s repeal of […]

climate

Trump Signals Paris Climate Accord Exit

May 29, 2017 theFAULT 0

NY Mag: “President Trump has told multiple people, including EPA head Scott Pruitt, that he intends to pull the U.S. out of the landmark Paris Agreement on climate change, according to a new Axios report […]

Treason

Trump’s Son-in-Law, Top Advisor a Russian Stooge?

May 28, 2017 theFAULT 0

Business Insider: “[Jared] Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and a top White House adviser, was willing to go extraordinary lengths to establish a secret line of communication between the Trump administration and Russian government officials, […]

World

Trump Stumps for Putin at NATO Meeting

May 25, 2017 theFAULT 0

Republican President Donald Trump continues to do Vladimir Putin’s bidding, according to Foreign Policy. “In a speech at the opening of NATO’s new headquarters, Trump slammed U.S. allies for not spending enough on defense before […]

World

Alliances Tested By U.S. Intel Leaks

May 24, 2017 theFAULT 0

“American officials have been criticised for leaking the identity of the Manchester bomber before British police officially named him,” The Guardian reports. “The disclosures renewed concerns over leaks from Donald Trump’s administration two weeks after […]

Russia

Flynn Takes the Fifth

May 22, 2017 theFAULT 0

“Former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn is invoking his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination on Monday, refusing to hand over documents subpoenaed by the Senate Intelligence Committee,” NPR reports. “The panel wants to see documents […]