On the plus side, Rachel Maddow isn't teaching history to impressionable youth in high school or college. But it's hardly preferable that she spouts her dubious versions of it from a cable platform at MSNBC. In the wake of PresidentShow More Summary
Friday morning, Garance Burke at the Associated Press's "Investigative" unit broke what the wire service must have believed was an earth-shaking story that "The Trump administration is considering a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000...Show More Summary
The liberal media took Senator John McCain’s warning of a dictator Donald Trump during Sunday’s Meet the Press on NBC and ran with it as the biggest story of the day, seeming to use it as a vindication of their smears since day one. “Is that over the top? Or is there a concern,” ABC’s Jon Karl inquired to Senator Rand Paul on This Week. Show More Summary
The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 17, 2017 The press will destroy Trump and Trump will destroy the press. Show More Summary
Sen. John McCain's (R-AZ) comments at the security conference in Munich in recent days garnered the most attention in the US press. But the really significant comments and warnings came from Germany and France. The countries' defense...Show More Summary
On @FaceTheNation #Priebus re Trump tweet that press is "enemy" of "American people:" "I think you should take it seriously." #NotTheEnemy — Lynn Sweet (@lynnsweet) February 18, 2017. “Unhappy is the land that needs a hero.”. During “normal” times, people tend to regard the press as, at best, a bunch of prying busybodies, […]
The Senate Intelligence Committee has ordered more than a dozen individuals and agencies to preserve records related to Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. elections. According to the Associated Press, a congressional aide confirmed that the committee had sent formal requests that all...
This administration?s attacks on the press are directed at anyone who dares to disagree or try to hold them accountable. Nothing could be further from the example George Washington set.
President Donald Trump will soon be meeting with the Congressional Black Caucus. During a press conference on Thursday to reveal Trump's new nominee to lead the Department of Labor, Alexander Acosta, White House correspondent for American...Show More Summary
Once the dust settles on UFC Fight Night 105 inside the Soctiabank Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, don’t forget to to tune in to the live stream of the post-fight press conference video to hear all the major players — including...Show More Summary
While vocal critics of Donald Trump, many of them members of the media, saw in Trump's Thursday news conference, Friday tweet in which he claimed the press was the "enemy of the American people", and subsequent Saturday campaign speech,...Show More Summary
On Sunday, Republican Senator John McCain appeared—remotely—on NBC’s Meet the Press, where he pussyfooted around pointed critiques against President Trump while still implying that his administration is bucking against the order of the free world. He did, however, state outright that “President Trump is not trying to… Read more...
Brian Stelter's network has more than its share of problems (like giving lying Trumpsters a format to spread their bile on a weekly basis as part of their political panels, for one), but he's right about Trump's attack on the press. The...Show More Summary
Let's get some things straight: All presidents have a love/hate relationship with the media. From George Washington on. All politicians seek to have the most favorable coverage possible. Some, like John McCain will actively court favor by buddying up to the media. Show More Summary
Steve M. summed up the game the Trump administration is playing to discredit the so-called "dishonest media," a.k.a. trying to discredit any and all media outlets that don't want to act as a propaganda arm and cheerleader for this fast moving train wreck perfectly here: This seems to be a pattern for the Trumpers: 1. Show More Summary
White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said, however, all presidents have had their issues with the press.
The Associated Press reports: London’s mayor says that President Donald Trump shouldn’t receive a state visit in Britain because of his “cruel” policies on immigration. Sadiq Khan said Sunday the U.S. president should not get VIP treatment...Show More Summary
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Sunday rebuffed President Donald Trump’s recent attacks on the judicial branch of government and the media. Appearing on Face the Nation, Graham argued that Trump was undermining American values by calling the media an “enemy of the people” and...
President Trump’s comments to Israel’s Prime Minister Netanyahu about the solution to the Israel-Arab impasse produced consternation and contempt in equal measure. At the press conference after their meeting at the White House, Trump said: “So I’m looking at two state and one state, and I like the one that both parties like. Show More Summary
A senior National Security Council staffer has been fired over his criticism of President Donald Trump 's administration. According to the Associated Press, "current and former administration officials" said Western Hemisphere division...Show More Summary