Both of those articles, and the first one linked to, were written by Wayne Barrett . He also covered Rudy Giuliani from his days as a prosecutor through his years as mayor, and also co-authored a book about Giuliani's improper preparation for and handling of 9/11 . He wrote for the Village Voice for over 20 years and numerous other NYC papers. You're not going to find someone more credible than Barrett.
Wayne Barrett which was reissued this year. Here is a collection of articles and interviews with Barrett on Trump: