All posts tagged "media"

  • FCC Chairman Ajit Pai
    FCC: We Can’t Revoke Licenses Over Content

    Speaking on Tuesday at an event on telecommunications law, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said that his agency does not have the power to revoke broadcast licenses based on the content of a newscast. This is the first time...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
  • Donald Trump
    Trump Loses It Over Media He Claims Can ‘Write Anything’

    President Trump apparently has a problem with the media having the freedom to choose what it writes about. NBC News reported earlier this week that the President was looking to beef up the country’s nuclear arsenal, perhaps...

    • Posted October 12, 2017
  • Trump Threatens NBC’s License After Nuclear Arsenal Report

    President Donald Trump is threatening First Amendment protections for news networks that paint his administration in a negative light. NBC News reported this morning that Trump had sought a tenfold increase in the number of nuclear weapons...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
  • Trump says the press is the enemy. He's wrong.
    The Press Is Beating Trump in the Polls

    The press hasn’t been the most favored American institution over the past few years, but recent polls show that Americans are beginning to trust it more and more, and certainly find it more trustworthy than President Trump....

    • Posted October 7, 2017
  • Donald Trump
    Trump’s Thursday Morning Twitter Rant

    Another day, another Twitter pontification from a President who just can’t seem to keep his thumbs off his phone, which shouldn’t be surprising from a man who has a widely documented history of being unable to control...

    • Posted August 24, 2017
  • Americans Overwhelmingly Trust News Media Over Trump

    The latest Public Policy Polling poll released on Wednesday shows troubling numbers for President Donald Trump when it comes to trust in him versus the media, with most Americans finding mainstream news organizations to be more trustworthy...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
  • Anne Frank Center Warns of Trump’s Parallels to Hitler’s Germany

    On Wednesday, the Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect – a New York-based civil and human rights organization – tweeted a list of bullet points drawing comparisons between Trump’s administration and the oppressive environment which led to...

    • Posted August 12, 2017
  • Reince Priebus Leaves White House for Good and Scaramucci Threatens The “leakers”

    Earlier this week, Anthony Scaramucci, Trump’s new Communications Director, accused Reince Priebus of leaking information to the press. During an utterly unprofessional phone call to the New Yorker’s Ryan Lizza, Scaramucci stated that Priebus would be asked...

    • Posted July 30, 2017
  • Jay Sekulow: Who Is He and Why Does It Matter?

    Early Friday morning, Trump released a series of tweets lamenting that he was now under investigation for the obstruction of justice in the Russia probe. In trump’s words, “This is the single greatest witch hunt of a...

    • Posted June 20, 2017
  • Self-centered president has his cabinet take turns complimenting him in bizarre meeting

    President Donald Trump needs to have praise lavished on him frequently. If he doesn’t have his name in his presidential briefings, he loses interest. Foreign leaders have learned to make whatever they have to say about issues important...

    • Posted June 12, 2017