Reading the news media is not how one learns what is happening, especially in the Trump Administration. One must watch and see what happens, because too many 'journalists' have an agenda to spin the spin.
If - IF - President Trump is pivoting away from his America First paradigm, we must all conclude that no man or woman ever elected can escape the deep state. We must conclude that we are left with only two options - bend knee or stand and fight.
We shall see.
Here's a piece on Bannon.
Here's Lawrence O'Donnell on Putin running game on Trump.