John Podesta

45 results

In black and white: ‘I do not think an idea has ever crossed Donald Trump’s mind. This is elemental,’ Michael Wolff says. Photograph: Doug Mills/New York Times

When we look back on the strange period known as the Trump presidency, we will have no shortage of eyewitnesses on which to draw, from the deeply sour(...)

Ecuadorians demonstrate in Quito against the expulsion of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange from the Ecuadorian embassy in London after almost seven years. Photograph: Jose Jacome/EPA

Senior Democrats have said that Julian Assange should be held accountable for WikiLeaks’ hacking of Democratic emails during the 2016 presidential ele(...)

Julian Assange gestures from a police vehicle on his arrival at Westminster Magistrates’ Court in London, on Thursday. Photograph: Jack Taylor/Getty Images

Julian Assange faces extradition to the United States and up to five years in jail following his arrest at the Ecuadorian embassy in London on Thursda(...)

Robert Mueller. He  has delivered his report on alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election to attorney general William Barr. Photograph: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images

Over the past 22 months Robert Mueller has revealed a significant amount of detail about Russia’s role in the 2016 US presidential election and the ac(...)

Former FBI director James Comey speaks in Washington, DC. File photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images

Former FBI director James Comey made a “serious error of judgment” when he announced shortly before the 2016 US presidential election that he was reo(...)

On the “dark web”, user credentials are traded by the million; your personal information might be worth only a few pennies at best. Photograph: Photothek via Getty Images

In February 2012 there was a metaphorical explosion in online privacy. A Singapore-based blogger discovered that social-networking app Path had a dram(...)

Surrounded by miners, US President Donald Trump (centre) shows the signed Energy Independence Executive Order at the Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington, DC, in March. The president claimed an end to the “war on coal”, as he moved to roll back climate protections enacted by his predecessor Barack Obama. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images

It was approaching 3am on the morning of Wednesday, November 9th, and Donald Trump took to the stage at the New York Hilton in midtown Manhattan. Minu(...)

US president Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump hand out Halloween candy to children at the White House in Washington, DC. Photograph: Tom Brenner/The New York Times

A defiant Donald Trump has hit out at the Mueller investigation into Russian interference in the US election, branding one of the three men charged wi(...)

Superpowers: Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama at the G20 summit in September 2016. The US president reportedly told his Russian counterpart he had “better stop or else”. Photograph: Alexei Druzhinin/AFP/Getty

Barack Obama received an “intelligence bombshell” from the CIA last August warning him that the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, was directing a hac(...)

‘Having a good relationship with Russia is a good thing, not a bad thing,’ Donald Trump said in a series of tweets.

US President-elect Donald Trump has said “only ‘stupid’ people or fools” would dismiss closer ties with Russia. He seemed unswayed after his classif(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • Next
  • Last »