World media struggle to translate Trump"s Africa insult

President Donald Trump's vulgar insult of Africa was a puzzle for many foreign media organizations, which didn't have a ready translation of his epithet for their readers or listeners......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 13th, 2018

Rex Nutting: Of course Trump knows he’s lying about Canada trade

Everyone in the media is giddy that President Trump admitted that he lied about Canada’s trade deficit, but all the fact checkers in the world can’t touch him, writes Rex Nutting......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2018

ESPN boss who shocked the media world by resigning says he did it because of a cocaine extortion plot

Mark Lennihan/AP Former ESPN president John Skipper resigned suddenly in December, citing a long struggle with "substance addiction." But in a new interview with .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2018

Trump Tariff Plan Challenges System U.S. Helped Build

President Donald Trump’s planned tariffs on steel and aluminum threaten a world-trading regime already battered by mounting protectionism and its struggle to tame China’s state-driven capitalism......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 8th, 2018

A military parade in D.C. raises so many questions. We wade into them.

Like many things the Trump administration does, the president's directive to throw a military parade in Washington has divided the political world, sending social media into overdrive and making us wonder why D.C. doesn't do much in the way of parades.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2018

Pro-Trump Media Personalities Struggle to Shake "Toxic Waste" of "Alt-Right" Brand

The meaning of “alt-right” has come more into focus, and it now includes white supremacy......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 28th, 2018

Crowd at Davos boos after Trump attacks media as "fake"

Denis Balibouse/Reuters After his speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President Donald Trump sat down to answer a few questions. In one answer Trump attacked one of his most frequent targets — the media — sayi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 26th, 2018

Twitter says world leaders like Trump have special status

Twitter Inc on Friday reiterated its stance that accounts belonging to world leaders have special status on the social media network, pushing back against users who have called on the company to banish U.S. President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 5th, 2018

Free Speech: Social Media Users Who Insult Trump Get a Warning in Creepy Phone Call

An automated call threatening people who had made negative posts about President Donald Trump online is actually just a prank......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 1st, 2017

Lindsey Graham Called Trump A "Kook" Last Year But Slammed The Media For The Same Insult

Senator Lindsey Graham criticizes CNN for calling Trump a "kook," but he used the same word to insult the president a year ago......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 30th, 2017

Journalists decry Trump"s criticism of CNNI

"This is another way that Trump recklessly hurts us in the world," Baltimore Sun media critic David Zurawik says, reacting to the president's criticism of CNN International......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnNov 26th, 2017

Bannon ally wants to turn government media agency into "legacy" for former Trump adviser

Stephen Bannon has left the Trump administration. But he's still having an influence at a government agency many outside of Washington haven't heard of but wields influence around the world: the Broadcasting Board of Governors......»»

Category: topSource: moneyOct 6th, 2017

Matt Taibbi: Media Is The Real Villain (For Creating A World Dumb Enough For Trump)

Authored by Matt Taibbi via Rolling.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 26th, 2017

The proxy war over Trump

Steve Bannon and Rupert Murdoch don't care much for one another, and the struggle between them has now filtered out into the media outlets connected to them......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 15th, 2017

Trump"s America Is Looking a Lot Like Germany Before World War II, Anne Frank Center Says

The center tweeted that "the president creates his own media," "he endorses police brutality," and "he demonizes people who believe, look or love differently." Sound familiar?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 8th, 2017

Trump"s America Is Looking A Lot Like Germany Before World War II, Anne Frank Center Says

The center tweeted that "the president creates his own media," "he endorses police brutality" and "he demonizes people who believe, look or love differently." Sound familiar?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 8th, 2017

Trump Warns Of Ending Global Trade Deals Minutes Before Taking Off For Second World Trip

Donald Trump was making some pretty hefty threats on social media Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 5th, 2017

Will GOP leaders reject Trump"s media attacks?

President Trump is wrestling with CNN instead of world issues, Brian Stelter says. He asks if GOP leaders will criticize Trump's efforts to tear down media outlets that challenge him......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 2nd, 2017

Who Likes President Trump? In Africa, Nigerians are Big Fans of the Donald

Nigerians’ views of Trump are among the most favorable in the world. Maybe it’s down to the fact that their own president has gone missing......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 1st, 2017

Trump Says He and Modi Are "World Leaders In Social Media"

Modi visited the White House for the first time since Trump's inauguration......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 27th, 2017

Are German policies causing problems for the world?

At the NATO meetings late last month, the German media reported that President Trump had called the Germans “bad” for running trade surpluses with the U.S. The president threatened trade restrictions, focusing on German automobi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 5th, 2017