The Point: Trump threatens free press

This is, simply put, the stuff of authoritarian governments. Democracy is built on the free and independent press. If/when a president or any leader seizes the ability to control the news media, democracy dies.Ajit Pai, the chairman of the…

Trump: We can’t aid Puerto Rico forever

Attkisson is a journalist who works for conservative Sinclair Broadcasting.Trump's tweets come three weeks after the hurricane first struck the island, which remains largely without power. The death toll from the storm has risen to 45,…