Trump at a precarious moment

Trump’s life has been one failure after another — his presidency will be no different. Trump at a precarious moment in his presidency: Privately brooding and publicly roaring. The day Donald Trump told us there was attempted collusion with Russia. Does Trump even understand what he did wrong? It’s true: Trump is lying more, and he’s doing it on purpose. There’s a virus in Trumpland. Denialism: Keith Kahn-Harris on what drives people to reject the truth. How to counter Donald Trump’s war on the media. The U.S. anti-smoking campaign is a great model for fighting disinformation. Are Republicans covering for Trump, or for themselves? If the N.R.A. was compromised by Russia, the whole party’s in trouble. Nancy LeTourneau on the call to investigate Republicans for colluding with Trump to obstruct justice.