How Rod Rosenstein is connected to Trump, Russia investigation

As the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election – and any involvement from the Trump campaign – forges ahead, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has found himself on the receiving end of the president’s ire.

Donald Trump: Twitter’s shadow banning ‘illegal’ and ‘not good’

President Trump reacted to allegations of Twitter shadow banning conservatives on Thursday and pledged to "look into this discriminatory and illegal practice at once."

Mr. Trump pledged that the administration would "look into this discriminatory and illegal practice at once."

It’s Time for the Fourth Estate to Heed the Fifth

Stephen R. Barnard, RealClearPolitics
Journalists serve an integral function in democratic societies by informing the public on issues central to democracy, thus helping them hold powerful officials and institutions accountable. They defend what is true and right, or call attention to what is wrong, in the world.

Trump’s Trade Deal With EU a Nightmare for Democrats

Roger L. Simon, PJ Media
They must be burning whatever gallons of midnight oil they have left at MSNBC, CNN, the New York Times, the Washington Post, CBS, NBC, ABC, etc. -- all the propaganda organs of the Democratic Party -- trying to figure out how to downplay the agreement Donald Trump just made with European Union President Jean-Claude Juncker, but it's not going to be easy.

Cyber Dilemma: Personal Privacy vs. Public Security

Carl Cannon, RealClearPolitics
On May 23, 2013, President Obama delivered a speech at Fort McNair, a military base where Americans have worn the uniform of their country since 1791. The long war against Muslim terrorists in Afghanistan, Iraq, and elsewhere had lasted a dozen years by then -- with no end in sight. Bearing that in mind, the 45th U.S. president invoked a warning sounded by the fourth American commander-in-chief:“No nation,” James Madison wrote, “could preserve its freedom in the midst of continual warfare.”Yet, at the Fort McNair campus of the National Defense University that is...

How to Save America From Trump’s Foreign Policy Hell

Leon Panetta, Newsweek
"If you’re going through hell, keep going.” That old adage, often attributed to Winston Churchill, is probably not bad advice for a nation that is desperately trying to understand the erratic policies of a president who refuses to follow any rules, traditions or processes of foreign policy.