Is Trump About to Sell Out South Korea?

March 8, 2018 theFAULT 0

Nicholas Kristof: “President Trump reportedly has accepted an invitation from Kim Jong-un for a summit in Pyongyang, North Korea’s grand capital of empty avenues. It’s … a dangerous gamble and a bad idea.” “What North Korean […]


Yet Another New Low

September 20, 2017 theFAULT 0

“Donald Trump has threatened to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea, in a bellicose first address to the United Nations general assembly in which he lashed out at a litany of US adversaries and called on ‘righteous’ […]


G19… Plus One

July 8, 2017 theFAULT 0

As Republican President Donald Trump concluded another embarrassing foray onto the world stage, others in the G20 pressed forward, filling the leadership void left by the United States. The Independent: “Now, on issues ranging from trade to […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]