Clinton-Trump Presidential Debate Claims



The Clinton-Trump debate turned out to be a lie extravaganza on Donald Trump’s part.  Here is a – probably incomplete – list of his most outrageous lies: Falsely claimed debate moderator Lester Holt was “100 % wrong” when he said

Unwinding a Lie: Donald Trump and ‘Birtherism’


Unwinding a Lie: Donald Trump and ‘Birtherism’:

“He nurtured the conspiracy like a poisonous flower, watering and feeding it with an ardor that still baffles and embarrasses many around him.

Mr. Trump called up like-minded sowers of the same corrosive rumor, asking them for advice on how to take a falsehood and make it mainstream in 2011, as he weighed his own run for the White House.”

Being Honest About Trump – The New Yorker


Being Honest About Trump – The New Yorker:

“Trump is unstable, a liar, narcissistic, contemptuous of the basic norms of political life, and deeply embedded among the most paranoid and irrational of conspiracy theorists. There may indeed be a pathos to his followers’ dreams of some populist rescue for their plights. But he did not come to political attention as a “populist”; he came to politics as a racist, a proponent of birtherism.”