Trump Lies

Trump Nixes Protections for Vulnerable Americans

February 23, 2017 theFAULT 0

NY Times: “President Trump on Wednesday rescinded protections for transgender students that had allowed them to use bathrooms corresponding with their gender identity.” “The consequences of this decision will no doubt be heartbreaking. This isn’t […]

Patriotism

CIA Analyst Resigns Rather Than Serve Under Trump

February 22, 2017 theFAULT 0

In a Washington Post Op-Ed, Edward Price, former Spokesperson for the National Security Council, after announcing his resignation, said “I cannot in good faith serve this administration as an intelligence professional.” Price went on to […]

Fascism

Times Like These

February 19, 2017 theFAULT 0

Ron Rosenbaum, author of Explaining Hitler, in an article for Los Angeles Review of Books, writes about the parallels between Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler, and their treatment of the media: “There is, of course, no comparison […]

Fascism

Trump Tweet Trashes Constitution

February 18, 2017 theFAULT 0

Lashing out at the First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States, Republican President Donald Trump tweeted the following: The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it […]

Unhinged

Trump Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

February 16, 2017 theFAULT 0

Alex Shephard: “Trump’s first solo press conference was a nationally televised meltdown… It may very well have been the weirdest public moment in presidential history, period, and Trump has only been in office for 27 […]

Dysfunction

Trump Playing With Fire

February 15, 2017 theFAULT 0

An item buried deep in The Guardian‘s story on Michael Flynn’s resignation presaged the brewing escalation of a feud between Republican President Donald Trump and the intelligence community of the United States: “…intelligence officials have now signalled […]

Russia

Ties to Russia Force Flynn to Resign

February 14, 2017 theFAULT 0

Republican President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has resigned “because of his contacts with the Russian ambassador to Washington and his subsequent attempts to cover up the true nature of those contacts,” The Guardian […]

Muslim Ban

Trump Snaps After Judicial Slap Down

February 9, 2017 theFAULT 0

“A panel of three federal appeals court judges on Thursday dealt another blow to President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily banning people from seven predominantly Muslim countries and all refugees from entering the United States,” […]