Is Trump's definition of 'the rule of law' the same as the US Constitution's?
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump faces a news conference at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 16, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Is Trump's definition of 'the rule of law' the same as the US Constitution's?

By David Mednicoff, Director, Middle Eastern Studies, University of Massachusetts Amherst. President Donald Trump speaks at the White House. AP Photo/Alex Brandon News such as the recent federal court decision against President Donald Trump’s proposed travel ban and James Comey’s public Senate testimony serve as occasions for outrage among critics about the president’s disrespect for “the…