To Supporters, Trump Isn't Just Right—He Controls the Truth
As the president retreats even sooner than expected to that inevitable position—"Collusion is not a crime!"—his larger project seems to be coming to fruition. From the earliest days of his political career, one of the most prodigious liars in modern history has railed against the media and its bias against him. When "fake news" emerged as a specific term describing made-up stories pushed by non-journalists on Facebook to harvest ad revenue...