Journalism

Jan 8, 2018

Fire and Furphy: just how credible are Michael Wolff’s claims about Trump?

Is there room within Michael Wolff's "exceptional storytelling" for, ya know, actual journalism?

Bhakthi Puvanenthiran — Associate editor

Bhakthi Puvanenthiran

Associate editor

US President Donald Trump is forever "about to be impeached". The 25th Amendment is alive. Or so the US media would have us believe.

Predictions have reached fever pitch with juicy, damaging excerpts and a rushed release of Michael Wolff's White House expose Fire and Fury. The book sold out of its first printing on Amazon in just a few hours despite the threat of a lawsuit from Trump's lawyers, and has already fueled days of commentary.

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