Despite weeks of denials from President Trump and his defenders, a growing body of evidence details how Trump repeatedly pushed both the U.S. and Ukrainian governments to intervene in domestic political concerns.
Do "all roads lead to Putin?" House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she asked that question before she left a White House meeting with President Trump earlier this week. And with that, their relationship, once marked by elements of mutual esteem, finally turned into absolute mutual disdain.
The story of Princess Hend Al Qassemi is a vivid illustration of how the hotel in Washington is perceived by some abroad as a portal to American power — and of how, in some cases, it can be exactly that.
There was jarring nonchalance in this meeting of a president who has made many women, immigrants and members of the LGBTQ community feel as though they are under siege, and a billionaire mogul who reaps tremendous profits from those very people.