Tag Archives: 2016 Elections

FBI has information that indicates Trump associates coordinated with the Russians

Washington (CNN) — The FBI has information that indicates associates of President Donald Trump communicated with suspected Russian operatives to possibly coordinate the release of information damaging to Hillary Clinton’s campaign, US officials told CNN. This is partly what FBI … Continue reading

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House Intel Committee hearings on Donald Trump and Russia

(CNN) — The bizarre saga of President Donald Trump‘s claims that he was wiretapped by President Barack Obama last year reaches a dramatic climax Monday with FBI Director James Comey’s testimony to the House Intelligence Committee. It’s a moment of … Continue reading

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Trump: The Kremlin Candidate?

Hat tip: Eliihass In the week of the new President’s inauguration, Panorama reports on Russia’s role in Donald Trump’s election victory and asks what’s behind the relationship between Vladimir Putin and Trump. Reporter John Sweeney – who has met and … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread: The First Presidential Debate

Sigh…. Lips pursed. No way I was going to watch it live, but I knew Twitter would not let me down. WWWWWWWWWOOOOOOOOOOOOO "Maybe the real reason we don't have good infrastructure is because you don't pay any federal taxes." #debatenight … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread: Mothers of the Movement Speak at the Democratic National Convention

The Mothers of the Movement spoke at the Democratic National Convention. Meet the Mothers Of The Movement Speaking at the Democratic Convention Will Drabold @WillDrabold 5:18 PM ET Sybrina Fulton, Lesley McSpadden and other “Mothers of the Movement” will speak … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread: Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin

About two months ago, someone on another blog linked to an article at Slate about how American Banks had shunned Trump, and that he was given a financial lifeline by financing from Russia. As always, follow the money. This is … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | The Republican National Klan Rally: Twitter Reaction

Death and destruction, poverty, pain and hopelessness, terrorism and traitors — Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention was a particularly horrific timeline of the United States under President Barack Obama. Trump’s acceptance speech at the convention garnered … Continue reading

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