Fascism

Clapper: Democracy ‘Under Assault’ By Trump

May 15, 2017 theFAULT 0

“James Clapper, the former director of national intelligence, has accused Donald Trump of placing American democratic institutions ‘under assault’ following the sacking of James Comey – and cautioned that the former FBI director’s removal is […]

Trump Lies

A House Divided

May 11, 2017 theFAULT 0

Republican President Donald Trump has gone off his own reservation. CNN: “Trump told NBC News on Thursday that he was going to fire Comey with or without Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein’s memo criticizing the […]

Fascism

In the Shadow of Nixon

May 9, 2017 theFAULT 0

In an historic move, Republican President Donald Trump has fired FBI Director James Comey amid the bureau’s ongoing investigation into the administration’s ties to Russia, The Atlantic reports. “The details are unlike anything that’s happened in American history—it […]

Russia

Obama Warned Trump About Flynn

May 9, 2017 theFAULT 0

“President Barack Obama warned Donald Trump during the presidential transition against hiring Michael Flynn as his national security adviser, according to two former Obama administration officials,” Bloomberg reports. “Obama raised his concerns about Flynn during […]

Russia

Russian Hackers Target French Election

May 6, 2017 theFAULT 0

“The French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has been targeted by a ‘massive and coordinated’ hacking attack, according to his campaign team, hours before voters go to the polls,” The Guardian reports. “Coming in the final […]