Questions about Trump's fitness raised by bombshell new book ...
CNBC - 2 hours ago
In the first month of Donald Trump's second year, he has called for the imprisonment of political opponents and taunted North Korea's nuclear-armed leader with threats of annihilation. In a new book informed by extensive White House access, top officials described the president with words like "crazy" and ...
Donald Trump Didn't Want to Be President New York Magazine
Trump's Bannon outburst removes any shred of presidential decorum The Guardian
Bannon, billionaires and burgers: six claims from the Trump book Financial Times
BBC News - The Independent
Donald Trump and North Korea: Big Button, Small President
The New Yorker - 19 hours ago
Responding to Kim Jong Un's speech from a day earlier—when the North Korean leader said the U.S. is “within the range of our nuclear strike and a nuclear button is always on the desk of my office”—Trump tweeted, “Will someone from his depleted and food starved regime please inform him that I too ...
A considered response to Trump's critics: Your momma Washington Post
Inside Trump's two days of fury CNN
Is President Trump's Nuclear Button Bigger Than Kim Jong-un's? Snopes.com
New York Times - The Hill
The New Yorker
Trump threat to cut Palestine aid could 'unravel Oslo'
Aljazeera.com - 2 hours ago
US President Donald Trump's threat to withdraw aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) would deprive Washington of its influence on the body, and could cause the Oslo accords to unravel, analysts say. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, the US president threatened to cut off payments to the PA and accused its ...
Palestinian officials slam Trump's threat to cut US aid CNN
Why Trump's funding threat to Palestinians is even more dangerous ... The Guardian
Palestinians condemn Trump threat to cut aid as 'blackmail' BBC News
Why Trump's Asia Approach Could Actually Be Halting China's ...
Forbes - 5 hours ago
U.S. President Donald Trump has earned a reputation over his year in office as someone who goes easy on China. He makes the odd barb such as his accusation last week that China was shipping oil to his nemesis North Korea, but China usually keeps quiet about its North Korea ties. Then Trump goes ...
pdf ebook readsTrump administration to end Obama-era marijuana policy: source
Reuters - 1 hour ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday will rescind an earlier marijuana policy under former Democratic President Barack Obama that eased enforcement of federal laws amid a growing number of local legalization efforts, according to a source familiar with the change.
Trump's Attention Economy
New York Times - 5 hours ago
In a series of 16 tweets, Trump lied, boasted, lashed out, bemoaned, provoked, belittled and prodded. In other words, Trump began this year the way he ended the last one: eroding and reducing the office of the presidency on a daily basis. His most consequential tweet was a boast about destructive power:.
New York Times
Trump scraps his widely denounced 'election integrity' commission
The Guardian - 14 hours ago
Donald Trump has scrapped his advisory commission on “election integrity”, ending an initiative that was widely denounced by civil rights groups as a thinly veiled attempt to suppress the votes of poor people and minorities. A White House statement released on Wednesday evening said that Trump had ...
Trump shuts down voter fraud commission, citing 'endless legal battles' NBCNews.com
Donald Trump demands voter ID laws after accusing Democrats of ... The Independent
Trump scraps his own voter fraud commission BBC News
New York Times
Pakistan is ditching the dollar for trade with China — 24 hours after ...
CNBC - 13 hours ago
Just 24 hours after President Donald Trump took aim at Pakistan on Twitter, the South Asian nation already appears to be cozying up to the world's second-largest economy. A day after the U.S. leader slammed Islamabad for harboring terrorists in a New Year's Day tweet, Pakistan's central bank announced ...
Pakistan-US war of words over Donald Trump's tweet
Trump attacks Pakistan 'deceit' in first tweet of the year BBC News
Hey President Trump, please don't stop tweeting
CNN - 17 hours ago
There was a time that I was part of the nearly 60% of Americans who hoped that Donald Trump would stop tweeting everything that popped into his head and act "presidential." And I had pleaded with members of the media to stop covering every single Trump tweet like it was "The Gettysburg Address.
For Trump, a Year of Reinventing the Presidency New York Times
Is Something Neurologically Wrong With Donald Trump?
The Atlantic - 23 hours ago
Trump's grandiosity and impulsivity has made him a constant subject of speculation among those concerned with his mental health. But after more than a year of talking to doctors and researchers about whether and how the cognitive sciences could offer a lens to explain Trump's behavior, I've come to ...