Eyes on Kushner, as ‘Subpoenas are Flying’

By |July 13th, 2017|

Eyes on Kushner, as 'Subpoenas are Flying' Paul Szep art: Natalia Veselnitskaya Investigators at the House and Senate Intelligence committees and the Justice Department are examining whether the Trump campaign’s digital operation – overseen by Jared Kushner – helped guide Russia’s sophisticated voter targeting and fake news attacks on Hillary Clinton in 2016. [...]

Trump Jr., a Russian Lawyer, & More Lies *Updated*

By |July 10th, 2017|

Trump Jr., a Russian Lawyer, & More Lies President Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., was promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton before agreeing to meet with a Kremlin-connected Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign, according to three advisers to the White House briefed on the meeting and two others with knowledge of [...]

Obama Admin. Official on Putin Hacking: ‘I feel like we sort of choked.’

By |June 24th, 2017|

... In political terms, Russia’s interference was the crime of the century, an unprecedented and largely successful destabilizing attack on American democracy. It was a case that took almost no time to solve, traced to the Kremlin through cyber-forensics and intelligence on Putin’s involvement. And yet, because of the divergent ways Obama and Trump have [...]

When Women Blow It

By |June 12th, 2017|

When Women Blow It photo via Theresa May Gallery Theresa May has survived – at least for now. On Sunday George Osborne said that “we could easily get to the middle of next week and it all collapses for her”. But from the moment we heard the reasonably hearty desk-banging as May arrived [...]

YOU’RE FIRED *Updated*

By |May 9th, 2017|

YOU'RE FIRED! President Trump has fired the director of the F.B.I., James B. Comey, over his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s emails, the White House said on Tuesday. [New York Times] THE INSTANT FBI Director James Comey gave his now infamous press conference in July 2016, his days were numbered. Comey [...]

At 100 Days, Democrats Seen as Out of Touch, Clinton Would Still Lose

By |April 30th, 2017|

At 100 Days, Democrats Seen as Out of Touch, Clinton Would Still Lose The profitable, influential, seemingly impregnable Fox News is suddenly vulnerable. In a massive disruption for right-wing media, Fox talent is on the market, the purge of the old-boy clique may continue, and there's huge internal paranoia about further lawsuits and [...]

Democratic Crack-up Continues in ‘Unity Tour’

By |April 21st, 2017|

Democratic Crack-up Continues in Unity Tour Shattered is what happens when political parties become too disconnected from their voters. Even if you think the election was stolen, any Democrat who reads this book will come away believing he or she belongs to a party stuck in a profound identity crisis. Trump or no [...]

Hillary Shattered, 1-Star Reviews, Bernie Said What?

By |April 18th, 2017|

Hillary Shattered, 1-Star Reviews, Bernie Said What? 10. President Obama thought her handling of the server scandal "amounted to political malpractice." - Mike Allen [Axios] THE AUTOPSY is excruciating for many Hillary Clinton supporters, but it was inevitable. Whether you read Shattered, by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes, or read Mike Allen's short [...]

Trump Credibility Continues to Crumble in Shadow of FBI’s Comey *Updated*

By |March 20th, 2017|

Trump Credibility Continues to Crumble in Shadow of Comey The F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, publicly confirmed an investigation into Russian interference in the presidential election and whether associates of the president were in contact with Moscow. [New York Times] IT'S GOING to be one of those days in Washington, D.C. At the [...]

Gutting State Department Funding, Generals, Admirals Sound Off

By |February 28th, 2017|

Gutting State Department Funding, Generals, Admirals Sound Off Retired Gen. David Petraeus, a former CIA director, and retired Adm. James Stavridis, the former NATO supreme allied commander, are among the former three- and four-star generals who wrote that State Department funding is "critical to keeping America safe." They sent the letter to congressional [...]

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