I spoke about this briefly with Katy Tur on MSNBC.
Some of my recent writing on Trump and other would-be dictators:
The Madness of King Trump on Full Display at the G7
The Group of Seven is a club that is supposed to represent shared values. But, um, Trump doesn’t share any of them. No wonder he wanted his buddy Putin back in.
Facing Down the Death Squads of Nicaragua
In Nicaragua’s second great uprising, an aging, corrupt leader of the first revolt has become the savage enemy of the new one.
(with Bianca Jagger reporting from Managua)
Former intelligence chief’s argument that Putin did indeed sway the 2016 vote
My review of former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper's memoir, in The Washington Post.
Finally, this is the White House transcript of Trump musing with the press on the lawn a couple of days ago: