Yet Another Trump Administration Staffer Was Chummy With White Nationalists, Leaked Emails Show 

The recent spate of reports revealing connections between the Trump White House and the far right isn’t over yet. The latest is recently resigned Homeland Security policy analyst Ian M. Smith. Emails leaked to The Atlantic show Smith was on the same threads as white supremacist Richard Spencer and Jared Taylor, who…

The Story About a New York Times Reporter Caught In a Leak Investigation Keeps Getting Crazier

The news last week that the Justice Department had secretly seized phone and email records from a journalist illustrated the extreme lengths to which the Trump administration will go to crack down on leaks. The news that the seizure was intertwined with a relationship the reporter had been having with someone on her…

Lying or Not, Jeff Sessions Has Effectively Ramped Up the Trump Administration's War on the Press

Some of the Trump administration’s tactics in its self-serving war on the press are impossible to avoid: the president’s endless Twitter tantrums about the “failing” New York Times and “fake news” CNN; diatribes about media outlets’ supposed dishonesty; his casual chuckle at the murderous Philippine president’s joke …