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 […]

Fascism

Of Mice and Strongmen

May 2, 2017 theFAULT 0

“President Donald Trump can add the name of another controversial, authoritarian leader to the list of so-called strongmen that he has praised: President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines,” ABC News reports. “Trump has also in […]