Lee Smith

About Lee Smith

Lee Smith is the media columnist for Tablet magazine. Follow him on Twitter at @LeeSmithDC.

Trump’s Moves With N. Korea Are Nothing Like Obama’s With Iran

In the wake of the Singapore summit with North Korea, many commentators and publicists, Democrats as well as figures from the NeverTrump Right, have argued that President Trump is legitimizing a dictator. Trump critics contend that had President Obama met with a dictator like Kim Jong-un, Republicans would be fuming. After all, Republicans

By | 2018-06-16T20:07:51+00:00 June 17th, 2018|

Tying Hillary’s Emails to the Russian ‘Collusion’ Probe

The 568-page report released Thursday by Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz may help explain why the investigation of Hillary Clinton’s emails and the probe of the Donald Trump campaign team’s possible ties to Russia appear to bleed into each other. The IG report, titled “Review of Various Actions by the Federal

By | 2018-06-16T00:43:15+00:00 June 15th, 2018|