Reading Time: 8 minutes Figuring out the exact nature of Russia’s influence over America’s president requires more disclosure than the US government has been willing to offer. It’s time to come clean.
Reading Time: 26 minutes The FBI cannot tell us what we need to know about Trump’s contacts with Russia. Why? Because doing so would jeopardize a long-running, ultra-sensitive operation targeting mobsters tied to Putin — and to Trump. But the Feds’ stonewalling risks something far more dangerous: Failing to resolve a crisis of trust in America’s president. WhoWhatWhy provides the details of a two-month investigation in this 6,500-word exposé.
Reading Time: 19 minutes Religious language and iconography, coupled with gender and identity politics may be the clearest lens through which to view what happened in this election.
Reading Time: 3 minutes At least 23 journalists who dared to challenge Vladimir Putin were murdered since he rose to power. Putin’s big fan Donald Trump verbally assaults journalists every day. And Hillary Clinton has her own ways of dealing with a skeptical press.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Many younger voters are turned off by Donald Trump — and that is very bad news for a GOP struggling to appeal to them.
Reading Time: 3 minutes The media propelled Donald Trump to the head of the GOP ticket and made buckets of cash in the process. But now the press is turning on Trump.
Reading Time: 10 minutes A little-known rule passed by the American Psychiatric Association in 1973 prevents psychiatrists from expressing their opinions about the mental health of our candidates.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Donald Trump’s run for president has included rhetoric about immigration and Muslims that riles up latent fears of minorities. But for many supporters, those fears aren’t latent — they’re out in the open.
Reading Time: 8 minutes The Republican National Convention comes to Cleveland next week, and with demostrators coming from across the country to both protest and support Donald Trump, things could get ugly.
Reading Time: 5 minutes A WhoWhatWhy analysis of Trump rallies shows a pronounced lack of diversity and provides further evidence that the presumptive GOP nominee has a steep hill to climb to attract minority voters.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Donald Trump finally unveiled his team of foreign policy experts — and it is lacking in…experts.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Republicans portray themselves as the strongest supporters of the military. But when the Pentagon warns that global warming threatens US national security, they are nowhere to be found.
Reading Time: 1 minute RANT Make no mistake about it: the GOP primary race is a scripted reality show. Today the loser from last season, Mitt Romney, picked a fight with the bully from this season, Donald Trump. Omarosa, of Apprentice fame, was on to respond to Romney’s statements, defending her old boss, Trump. When the debate ratings soar Read More
Reading Time: 1 minute Donald Trump decries profanity, but wait till he gets in the act! And all those “values” voters just eat it up.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Turns out Donald Trump was right when he said the booing at the South Carolina GOP debate was calculated. Or at least that it came from the GOP establishment, not necessarily from average voters. Here’s what can be done for full disclosure.
Reading Time: 2 minutes The backstory on who booed Trump in South Carolina debate
Reading Time: 1 minute Nothing about Donald Trump has changed in the decade since Tim O’Brien was granted unprecedented access to write about him — only to be sued for his effort. Today, he tells WhoWhyWhy about the mogul’s narcissism, greed, and psychopathy.
Reading Time: 2 minutes For two weeks prior to the Iowa caucus, we ran a documentary on Donald Trump. When it was first supposed to be aired, however, Trump himself quickly shut down the possibilities for the film to run with threats to sue. “He screamed, and yelled and threatened to sue us,” said Libby Handros, the producer of Read More
Reading Time: 2 minutes For Thanksgiving, King Donald invited the other Republican presidential hopefuls to a feast. And they acted pretty much true to form.
Reading Time: 1 minute Here’s WhoWhatWhy Editor in Chief Russ Baker with the podcaster Jack Blood a few months back. In this wide-ranging discussion, they mulled Donald Trump; what’s wrong with the candidates and the coverage; problems with modern conversation; the importance of thinking and reading outside the box; the narrow mindset of elites; and more.