I follow politics closely. I have for probably 30 years. A common rightwing propaganda tactic is to accuse their enemies of doing that which they themselves are guilty of doing. So if a Republican president says some horrific racist stuff, like calling African countries “shitholes,” the response could be to say that it’s actually Democrats… Read more »
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I don’t understand people, particularly white people. NOW that Donald Trump has reportedly referred to countries like Haiti and El Salvador as “shit holes” – now he’s a racist. FFS, Trump has been a racist his entire life. Of course, this is just one more example of it, but come on people. Pick up the… Read more »
I haven’t studied the Christopher Steele Fusion GPS memos too extensively, but this sentence stands out as the most compelling and incriminating. “However, the Kremlin official close to S. IVANOV added that s/he believed DIVEYKIN also had hinted (or indicated more strongly) that the Russian leadership also had ‘kompromat’ on TRUMP which the latter should… Read more »
Here’s the full transcript by Glenn Simpson of Fusion GPS. He was interviewed by US Senate Judiciary Committee on August 22, 2017. Glenn Simpson Fusion GPS Testimony US Senate August 22, 2017
The Carter Page character in the Trump Russia conspiracy was always interested to me. Page is someone who seems not particularly savvy, and willing to say lots of things to lots of people, even reporters. Here’s Fusion GPS Glenn Simpson testifying about his thoughts on Carter Page.
I don’t know who John Moscow is, but he has a cool name. Glenn Simpson referred to him in his Fusion GPS testimony to Congress in August.
Fusion GPS Glenn Simpson testimony about Bill Browder. This isn’t all of the Simpson testimony about Bill Browder. There’s some testimony that is boring before Simpson gets back into the Browder stuff.
These are notes I took while reading the Fusion GPS Glenn Simpson testimony released by Senator Feinstein. The testimony took place on August 22, 2017 in the Senate Judiciary Committee. I’m just publishing this here for my reference, and maybe it helps someone else find information about these people. You can check out the testimony… Read more »
Legalize It Nearly one-fifth of Americans live in a state where smoking weed is legal. Voters in 8 states, and the District of Columbia have in recent years voted to legalize recreational use of marijuana. US Attorney General Jefferson Sessions has attempted to throw a thick blanket over the burgeoning marijuana industry and the expansion… Read more »
I like to tell my congressional representatives what I think about issues. I call. I email. I ping them on social media. I’m represented by Democrats, so I’m generally just letting them know I support their support on a given issue. Senate Chris Van Hollen Twitter: @VanHollenForMD and @ChrisVanHollen Facebook: facebook.com/chrisvanhollen Website: Contact via vanhollen.senate.gov… Read more »