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Putin + the GOP = True Love. . .

Because they have common goals. Putin would like: Civil War in the U.S. Ukraine blamed for the 2016 DNC hack. U.S. to become a Russian style oligarchy. Trump wants to BE a Russian style oligarch. America’s far right wing has Read more…


What’s going on with the Trump-FOX-GOP?

Yesterday Trump retweeted that he should get 2 years added to his term. Friday Trump told Putin about the “Russian hoax” and didn’t tell him to stop interfering in our elections. The GOP is fine with this. I see bewilderment Read more…


Russia as the Savior for American White Supremacy

[View here as a Twitter thread] Much is shocking in the Motion for Pre-Trial Detentionor Christopher Paul Hasson (the guy planning to mass murder liberals) but one detail jumped out at me. 1/ On page 3, Christopher Paul Hasson is Read more…


AMI, the Trump-GOP, and all that lawbreaking

[View as a Twitter thread] The Bezos-AMI debacle is part of a larger pattern of silencing witnesses and burying evidence, which in turn is part of a movement to undermine rule of law. First, the Bezos-AMI story in a nutshell Read more…


Putin and Trump

[View here as a Twitter thread] What’s up with all the Trump-GOP-Russia love? Spoiler: I suggest the GOP isn’t playing footsies with Russia because they’re compromised. They WANT the alliance. Among other things, they see Russia as the savior of Read more…


What the heck is Giuliani doing in Armenia headlining a pro-Putin conference?

[View here as a Twitter thread] The conference is to promote the Eurasian Economic Union—which makes the answer obvious. He’s moving the US closer to Russia—which has been Trump’s aim all along. 1/ Russia created the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) Read more…


Why the GOP chooses Russia

In the choice between Putin-style oligarchy and liberal democracy  the Trump GOP has chosen Putin. Now, why would they do that? I’ll give you 6 reasons. Then I’ll offer a suggestion from a CSIS report about what we can do Read more…


Putin & America’s far right wing

[View here as a Twitter thread]  Information in this thread comes from Yale Professor Timothy Snyder’s Road to Unfreedom. Putin consolidated power by torpedoing rule of law, which he did by undermining the existence of facts. Nothing is true, he Read more…


Lots of GOP-Russia Love

[View here as a Twitter thread]   (Roundup) Jeanine Pirro on Fox asks “Who’s a greater threat—Putin or Mueller. newsweek.com/jeanine-pirro-… Surprised? Don’t be. Remember that this fight is about a Cult of Leadership v. Rule of Law. 2/ That was conclusion of Read more…


What the heck is Sen. Paul Rand doing in Moscow?

[View here as a Twitter thread]   What the heck is Sen. Paul Rand doing in Moscow? (Other than opening “lines of communication” and inviting Russian lawmakers to the US) abcnews.go.com/International/… Answer: Fox-GOP is moving toward openly embracing its Kremlin ties. 2/ Read more…