Incompetence

Trump to Putin: Thank You Sir, May I Have Another?

August 10, 2017 theFAULT 0

REUTERS: “U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for ordering the United States to slash its diplomatic staff in Russia, remarks likely to rekindle criticism of Trump’s kid-gloves handling of Putin.” […]

Russia

Trump Aides Fearful of One on One With Putin

July 5, 2017 theFAULT 0

“President Trump arrived in Europe on Wednesday for three days of diplomacy that will culminate in a meeting with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia, which has the potential for global repercussions and political fallout […]

World

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 […]

Russia

Putin Trolls Trump

May 17, 2017 theFAULT 0

Zack Beauchamp: “Russian President Vladimir Putin loves to troll the United States. But he took it to new heights during a press conference in Sochi, Russia, on Wednesday morning.” “…Putin offered to provide a transcript […]

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 […]

Russia

Putin’s Gamble Pays Off

April 19, 2017 theFAULT 0

“A Russian government think tank controlled by Vladimir Putin developed a plan to swing the 2016 U.S. presidential election to Donald Trump and undermine voters’ faith in the American electoral system, three current and four […]