Tag: Russia

No, You Are The McCarthyite

Sometimes a couple of pictures are worth a thousand words: While the president moans that he can’t find a Roy Cohn to protect him from the Russia probe, some on the left think it’s a new form of McCarthyism to…

A Useful Comparison

It took some sleuthing but I finally found a file online of the United States Senate Watergate Committee’s official report. I have to warn you that it’s a massive .pdf file that takes a while to download. You should read…

Two Quotes

As reported in the New York Times, August 28th, 2017: “I arranged for Ivanka to sit in Putins private chair at his desk and office in the Kremlin. I will get Putin on this program and we will get Donald…

More on Konstantin Rykov

If you saw the piece I did yesterday on Konstantin Rykov and you have any interest in Donald Trump, prostitutes and pee tapes, you might want to take a look at this: Dosug (досуг, translated as Leisure) is a Russian…

The Trump Team Was So Far Out of Their League

If, as seems likely, Julia Ioffe is correct that Yury Chaika, the prosecutor-general of the Russian Federation, is the “Crown Prosecutor” referred to in Donald Trump Jr.’s email chain, everyone involved should be concerned about their physical safety. According to…