Trump’s trial is testing journalism

Trump’s trial is testing journalism

Monday was truly historic. For the first time since the nation’s founding, a jury sat to hear criminal charges against the man who once served as the nation’s supreme executive. Despite months, pundits had dismissed the case the weakest The prosecution got off to a powerful start in the criminal cases Donald Trump faces, with […]

Donald Trump’s team tries ‘Regina George’ defense

Donald Trump’s team tries ‘Regina George’ defense

As New York Magazine reporter Olivia Nuzzi put it, her defense of Donald Trump is the equivalent of a defense of “Regina George”, claiming that Michael Cohen was “obsessed with President Trump.” Former President Donald Trump’s attorney Todd Blanche began his defense by telling the jury, “President Trump did not commit any crime.” Yes, Blanche […]

Trump’s first criminal trial begins with opening statements

Trump’s first criminal trial begins with opening statements

on Monday first criminal case It will start with Donald Trump opening statementAnd there is a possibility that one or more witnesses will testify. cnn is reporting that the first witness may be National Enquirer publisher David Pecker. The prosecution will go first and is expected to describe how Trump planned to suppress stories involving […]

Trump’s immunity, AI girlfriends, and the GOP loves child labor

Trump’s immunity, AI girlfriends, and the GOP loves child labor

“7 stories worth knowing” a new monday series Featuring stories that may have been overlooked in the rush of news over the past few weeks, and stories that continued to develop over the weekend. Expect to read coverage about health, science and climate that often takes second place to what’s happening at the top of […]

Alexander Hamilton rejects Trump’s lie that the Founders wanted immunity

Alexander Hamilton rejects Trump’s lie that the Founders wanted immunity

Trump claimed Saturday that the Founders wanted them to be exempt, but Alexander Hamilton wrote the contrary in The Federalist Papers. “Without presidential immunity, the presidency would lose its power and prestige, and under some leaders, it would have no power at all,” Trump posted on Truth Social. The office of the President shall be […]

Trump’s biggest GOP critics are back crawling

Trump’s biggest GOP critics are back crawling

There are four seasons in the general calendar. On the Republican political calendar, there are only two: book season-When members of the former administration demonstrate a willingness to call out their former bosses in the hopes of making the bestseller list—and election season. That second is when, like the swallows returning to Capistrano, Donald Trump’s […]

Full jury seated in Trump’s hush money trial in New York

Full jury seated in Trump’s hush money trial in New York

A full jury of 12 people and six alternates was seated in Donald Trump’s office on Friday case of hiding moneySetting the stage for opening statements expected next week in the first criminal trial of a former U.S. president. Lawyers spent days questioning dozens of New Yorkers to choose the panel who have vowed to […]