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    Cambridge Analytica boss went from ‘aromatics’ to psyops to Trump’s campaign
    Mar22

    Cambridge Analytica boss went from ‘aromatics’ to psyops to Trump’s campaign

    Long before the political data firm he oversees, Cambridge Analytica, helped Donald Trump become president, Nigel Oakes tried a very different form of influencing human behavior. It was called “marketing aromatics,” or the use of smells to make consumers spend more money.In the decades since, the Eton-educated British businessman has styled...

    GOP fundraiser adds to work as foreign agent
    Mar22

    GOP fundraiser adds to work as foreign agent

    WASHINGTON A GOP fundraiser-turned-foreign agent has updated his registration with the Justice Department, disclosing he’s lobbying in the United States for a businessman in Ukraine. Fundraiser Yuri Vanetik, a Russian … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    ‘Secret Empires’ Author: The Next Frontier in Corruption is China Buying Off Politicians’ Kids
    Mar22

    ‘Secret Empires’ Author: The Next Frontier in Corruption is China Buying Off Politicians’ Kids

    Peter Schweizer joined Breitbart News Daily host Alex Marlow on Wednesday to discuss the corruption rampant among America’s imperial political families, especially those bought off by an increasingly brazen and aggressive China. …read more Source:...

    No, Putin Isn’t Bluffing on Nukes
    Mar22

    No, Putin Isn’t Bluffing on Nukes

    Earlier this month in his State of the Nation address to the Russian legislature, President Vladimir Putin unveiled several new strategic weapons designed to nullify any missile defense shield the United States has deployed, is currently deploying, or will seek to deploy in the next 10 to 15 years. Putin said these new Russian weapons were...

    Russia’s Top Election Official Blasts US Accounts of Restricted Poll Monitoring
    Mar22

    Russia’s Top Election Official Blasts US Accounts of Restricted Poll Monitoring

    Russia’s top election official has lashed out at U.S. State Department criticism that in the recent presidential election, Russia’s Central Election Commission (CEC) denied observer status to 4,500 monitors linked to anti-corruption crusader Alexei Navalny, along with 850 others with ties to Golos, the independent Moscow-based...

    Watch a rocket carrying two Americans and one Russian blast into space
    Mar22

    Watch a rocket carrying two Americans and one Russian blast into space

    The United States and Russia seem to be in opposing camps on issue after issue of late. To list a few: the war in Syria, alleged interference in U.S. elections, Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea, and the poisoning of a former spy in Britain. Outgoing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addressed some of the U.S. concerns […] …read more...

    Foreign election interference a reality, says Trudeau after Putin re-election
    Mar21

    Foreign election interference a reality, says Trudeau after Putin re-election

    OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada needs to be vigilant about protecting the integrity of its electoral systems from foreign interference. He offered that assessment in a Toronto press conference in response to questions about the influence of Russian President Vladimir Putin, who was re-elected this week to six more years in...

    Trump: ‘The Fake News Media Is Crazed’ Over Congratulating Putin on Election Victory
    Mar21

    Trump: ‘The Fake News Media Is Crazed’ Over Congratulating Putin on Election Victory

    President Donald Trump on Wednesday explained via Twitter his reasons for congratulating Russian President Vladimir Putin on winning reelection. The Washington Post reported Tuesday night that Trump’s briefing materials instructed him not to congratulate Putin, who won reelection on Sunday, when the two talked on the phone. It is unclear...

    Trump thinks Russia will help solve the problems it created in the first place
    Mar21

    Trump thinks Russia will help solve the problems it created in the first place

    Trump used Twitter to explain his baffling call with Russian President Vladimir Putin. It was more confusing than clarifying. President Trump just explained why he ignored the advice of his top advisers and congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his rigged election win: He thinks Moscow can help solve big global problems, including the...

    Kelly furious over Putin ‘DO NOT CONGRATULATE’ leak
    Mar21

    Kelly furious over Putin ‘DO NOT CONGRATULATE’ leak

    White House chief of staff John Kelly is furious over the leak of briefing materials prepared for President Donald Trump’s call with Russian President Vladimir Putin, a White House official told POLITICO on Wednesday, as the West Wing faced another wave of damaging news coverage following the revelation. Trump was instructed in briefing...