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    Donald Trump’s White House Is the Kremlin on the Potomac:  Former FBI Double Agent Offers Explanations
    May21

    Donald Trump’s White House Is the Kremlin on the Potomac: Former FBI Double Agent Offers Explanations

    Former counterespionage agent Naveed Jamali says Trump’s not a “Manchurian candidate”—but could be a stooge. Donald Trump’s White House is the Kremlin on the Potomac. It is a place of intrigue, confusion, scandal and incompetence. Trump is the first American president ever to become the subject of an active investigation...

    Paul Ryan Tries to Deflect on Leak that Implicates Him in a Russia Cover-Up
    May20

    Paul Ryan Tries to Deflect on Leak that Implicates Him in a Russia Cover-Up

    A slip of the tongue from Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy mentions Donald Trump being on Vladimir Putin’s payroll. Speaker Paul Ryan is trying out the Trump regime’s favorite defense against damning news—focus on the leaker rather than on the content. In this case, it’s the release of a transcript with a slip of the tongue from...

    As Impeachment Talk Grows, Have Trump’s Former Top Aides Already Cut Deals With Federal Prosecutors?
    May19

    As Impeachment Talk Grows, Have Trump’s Former Top Aides Already Cut Deals With Federal Prosecutors?

    “A lot of stuff could have already happened.” Are President Trump’s former top campaign aides already cooperating with federal investigators looking into collusion with Russia in the 2016 election, and possibly, Trump’s private business deals with wealthy Russians?There are telling clues that former National Security...

    As Impeachment Talk Grows, Have Trump’s Former Top Aides Already Cut Deals With Federal Prosecutors?
    May19

    As Impeachment Talk Grows, Have Trump’s Former Top Aides Already Cut Deals With Federal Prosecutors?

    “A lot of stuff could have already happened.” Are President Trump’s former top campaign aides already cooperating with federal investigators looking into collusion with Russia in the 2016 election, and possibly, Trump’s private business deals with wealthy Russians?There are telling clues that former National Security...

    The Republican Majority Leader’s ‘Joke’ About Trump’s Payments from Putin Points to Much Darker Questions
    May18

    The Republican Majority Leader’s ‘Joke’ About Trump’s Payments from Putin Points to Much Darker Questions

    What did the GOP know about the president’s ties to Russia and when did they know it? As happens almost every day, Wednesday featured a late-breaking bombshell Trump story. This one was the welcome news that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had done his job and appointed a special counsel to take over the Russia investigation. He made...

    The Republican Majority Leader’s ‘Joke’ About Trump’s Payments from Putin Points to Much Darker Questions
    May18

    The Republican Majority Leader’s ‘Joke’ About Trump’s Payments from Putin Points to Much Darker Questions

    What did the GOP know about the president’s ties to Russia and when did they know it? As happens almost every day, Wednesday featured a late-breaking bombshell Trump story. This one was the welcome news that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had done his job and appointed a special counsel to take over the Russia investigation. He made...

    Russian State-Run Bank Financed Toronto Trump Hotel Through Mystery Buyer: Report
    May18

    Russian State-Run Bank Financed Toronto Trump Hotel Through Mystery Buyer: Report

    Money laundering for politically important projects. A new report in the Wall Street Journal reveals that a Trump-branded hotel in Toronto received an urgently needed cash injection via a deal financed by a Russian state-run bank.According to the Journal, government-owned VEB helped former Trump hotel partner Alexander Shnaider arrange an asset...

    Will A Mob-Connected Hustler Be The First Person To Spill The Beans on Trump’s Russian Ties for the FBI?
    May14

    Will A Mob-Connected Hustler Be The First Person To Spill The Beans on Trump’s Russian Ties for the FBI?

    It sure looks that way. Is a former Mob-connected hustler—a real estate developer who in 2010 worked on the same floor as Donald Trump as his “Senior Advisor”—threatening to spill some beans that could harm the President’s reputation?Sure looks that way, based on an intriguing Wall Street Journalstory that exposed aspects of a bitter feud...

    Trump Turns to Private Lawyers to Downplay His Russian Business Ties, Showing He Shuts Up When Threatened
    May13

    Trump Turns to Private Lawyers to Downplay His Russian Business Ties, Showing He Shuts Up When Threatened

    Are ex-Trump campaign aides cooperating with the FBI? President Trump keeps showing he can’t keep quiet when it comes to political fights. The latest evidence is his admission that firing FBI director James Comey was really about his refusal to pledge his loyalty to Trump and the FBI’s ongoing Trump campaign-Russia investigation—not...

    A Coup in Real Time? Historian Says Comey Firing Is Trump’s ‘Open Admission of Collusion With Russia’
    May12

    A Coup in Real Time? Historian Says Comey Firing Is Trump’s ‘Open Admission of Collusion With Russia’

    Yale historian says Trump has now admitted guilt; former intelligence officer says Flynn was a Russian agent. Has the other shoe finally dropped? Is this the beginning of Donald Trump’s attempted coup?Trump is a plutocratic authoritarian. As I have previously argued, it is fair to call him a fascist. He has repeatedly demonstrated this fact...

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