CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, in his February 20 show “Wolf,” repeatedly attempted to bait the secretary general of NATO into criticizing Trump for his promise to insist that NATO allies must pay their fair share of the “common defense.”
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Now that Trump has gained office, the media’s fact-checkers have whipped themselves into a frenzy, reporting on every minor misstep that he might make.
The same political forces that swept Trump to victory in 2016 will likely come out again. Not only is Trump in good position to win re-election, but next time it could be a real electoral landslide.
The media have continued a double standard in their coverage of presidential executive power.
The mainstream media continue their misleading reporting about President Donald Trump’s executive order: they have clearly chosen a side in the debate about the travel pause, and are willing to deceive their audience.
While the media continue to champion the legacy of former President Barack Obama, some of his signature policies are rapidly being ended or overturned by his successor, President Donald J. Trump.
Although President Obama acted friendly toward Trump, behind the scenes he left him with a number of policy landmines that our new President must confront.
When White House counsel Kellyanne Conway said on NBC News that the White House Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, had presented the press with “alternative facts,” the press immediately concluded that alternative facts were, in fact, lies.
Iran’s belligerence, and the deceit from both Iran and the Obama administration, amounts to a very challenging mess for the incoming Trump administration.
As we look back on 2016, we would like to highlight some of the American media’s worst abuses that occurred during the past year, including coverage of the very divisive election campaign.
No matter how many times it is disproved, members of the Obama administration and the liberal media continue to claim that President Obama has overseen a scandal-free executive branch during his two terms in office.
One largely overlooked scandal that ties together the Clintons, Barack Obama and the media’s willful blindness is the Gulftainer scandal.
New York Times columnist Jim Rutenberg suggested reporters abandon their objectivity and engage in “oppositional” journalism, because Donald Trump was “an abnormal and potentially dangerous candidate.”
Hillary Clinton conceded, yet the left, who were so outraged by Trump’s position, are now the Election Results Deniers.
With the media in meltdown over their failure to prevent Donald Trump from winning the presidency, the issue of ‘fake news’ has become an urgent concern.
Speaking to the press in his first press conference since the election, President Obama maintained that he is leaving the White House and America in as good a shape as possible.
What is remarkable about Trump’s victory is what he had to overcome to win. Besides the media, two former Republican presidents, Google, , Pope Francis, pollsters, a money gap…
The fix was in. It had to be to protect President Obama as well, who knowingly exchanged emails with Hillary on her private server.
October certainly lived up to its reputation as being a month for surprises in this year’s presidential election, especially for Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton.
A recently revealed connection between Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe and the FBI exposes another deceptive conflict of interest likely intended to help protect the viability of Hillary Clinton’s presidential ambitions.
The media are quietly ignoring evidence of their own enduring and pervasive bias on behalf of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
Trump acknowledged that he used the tax laws to pay as little in taxes as required by law, he reminded Hillary that some of her big supporters, such as George Soros and Warren Buffett, do the same.
The mainstream media are delighted to saturate the news cycle with a story that potentially injures Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, making a big deal about Trump’s 1995 tax returns.
The more that details about the FBI’s investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email practices come to light, the more their efforts..
The Obama administration is poised to surrender control of certain Internet functions to non-profit ICANN, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, on October 1.
The media’s revisionism seeks to repair the damaged foreign policy legacy of President Obama by making the decision to intervene in Libya the fault of foreign countries, particularly France and England.
As we approach the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on New York and Washington, D.C., the tragedy is that the Islamic jihadists are winning too many battles around the world.
Why does Hillary Clinton continue lying and covering up her various activities, whether it is her pneumonia, or the fact that she regularly sent and received classified information on a private, unsecured server?
On August 21 Los Angeles Times reporter Teresa Watanabe wrote an article accusing the Maccabee Task Force of funding a poster campaign by David Horowitz’s Freedom Center.
John McLaughlin, often credited with starting the point-counterpoint style of television journalism, died last week at the age of 89. His weekly syndicated program, The McLaughlin Group, aired on many PBS stations.