Tag Archives: Russia

Trump should call for investigation of relations with Russia, starting with Bill Clinton

Which president pushed a bailout for Russia? Which president presided over the US paying Russia for arms for Afghanistan? Which president got half a million dollars for a speech in Russia? Which president pushed for Russia to join the WTO? … Continue reading

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Among reactions to Flynn resignation: Col. Peters wants Graham for replacement

Bizarre pronouncements and apparent amnesia related to President Barack Obama’s activities are emerging with the resignation of a top Trump appointee. President Donald Trump has accepted the resignation of Michael Flynn who had served as lieutenant general in the US … Continue reading

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Not Russia: Curious lack of media attention for House IT staffers and criminal investigation

A few days ago, news began to break about a criminal investigation into staffers who work for members of the US House.  Reports raise questions about the staffers The Daily Caller said managed IT services for “members of the House … Continue reading

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Topic of cybersecurity hearing skewed as McCain preens for cameras

Today’s Senate Armed Services Committee hearing was billed as a hearing on cybersecurity, but after listening to parts of it, I concluded it’s just another chapter in the ‘Russia did it’ narrative. 

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Russia hack conspiracists team up with Hollywood to steal votes from 30 states

Theories about Russia hacking the 2016 election have deteriorated into a comedy of errors, rumors, and outright ‘fake news’. Now Hollywood types like Rob Reiner, who once played a character named Meathead, appear to believe President Elect Donald Trump colluded … Continue reading

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President Obama and Mrs. Clinton’s checkered past with Russia and the CIA

As conjecture and anonymously sourced claims abound alleging Russia interfered in the US presidential election, both sides of the aisle in Congress are calling for investigations. Ironically no one is calling or has called for investigations of events that impacted … Continue reading

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Back in the news: Sale of strategic NATO base overlooked by media

During the 2016 presidential race, pundits put on their surprise face over remarks GOP nominee Donald Trump made about NATO. Trump emphasized something President Barack Obama’s then-Defense secretary Robert Gates had already called attention to, but that went right by … Continue reading

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