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 […]

History

Trump Doesn’t Know Jack

May 1, 2017 theFAULT 0

In an interview with the Washington Examiner, Republican President Donald Trump shined a spotlight on the dearth of historical knowledge in his head. Even that concerning his political idol, Andrew Jackson. Said Trump, “He [Jackson] […]

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 […]