A breathless report claims Trump's former campaign manager met with Julian Assange during the 2016 election. Its sourcing is flimsy at best.
What follows is a murky story of a political ploy by the two governments to create a phony rationale for ousting Assange from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.
Whether you love the WikiLeaks founder or regard him as a threat to democracy, he is entitled to the presumption of innocence until proven guilty.
Prosecutors say the Trump campaign's former foreign policy adviser caused irreparable damage to the Russia probe by lying repeatedly during a January 2017 interview.
I was dragged out of the conference in Helsinki. If the media want a free press, they must first confront their own hypocrisies.
"Both well-meaning and more illicit-minded intelligence professionals basically realize [exposures of the inner workings of power] can't go on," the publisher and journalist tells the "On Contact" host in a discussion about attacks on such organizations as WikiLeaks.
The former Trump campaign manager's trial could mirror the five stages of grief following personal loss and tragedy: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance.