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Maria Butina, alleged Russian spy, sentenced for conspiracy

WASHINGTON – Russian national and alleged spy Maria Butina was sentenced to 18 months in prison Friday after she pleaded guilty to a felony conspiracy charge related to attempts to infiltrate and influence American conservative organizations. Judge Tanya Chutkan handed down […]

Maria Butina, alleged Russian spy, sentenced for conspiracy

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WASHINGTON – Russian national and alleged spy Maria Butina was sentenced to 18 months in prison Friday after she pleaded guilty to a felony conspiracy charge related to attempts to infiltrate and influence American conservative organizations. Judge Tanya Chutkan handed down […]

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Michael Cohen cannot rule out collusion between Trump Campaign and Russia

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s former attorney told a congressional panel he cannot rule out the possibility that his former boss colluded with Russia. “I don’t know if Trump colluded with

Congressional oversight isn’t presidential harassment

Oh, the humor of it all. First though, I have to address the Ram in the room before we get to the elephant in the Oval Office. I picked the

Europe by boat: Cruising the great rivers

Most of Europe’s famous and beautiful cities, industrial areas, and picturesque landscapes are located at or near the great rivers of the continent. This is only logical if one

Social media analysts believe a Public information campaign needed to combat Russian disinformation

WASHINGTON — Social media analysts told the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday that a public information campaign is necessary to combat Russian disinformation. “There is a need to build resilience in

Pompeo pushes back on claims Trump Administration is soft on Russia

WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Mike Pompeo refuted claims that the Trump administration is soft on Russia. “The United States does not and will not recognize the Kremlin’s purported annexation of

Bipartisan criticism for Trump’s visit with Putin in Helsinki

WASHINGTON – Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle harshly criticized President Donald Trump for provocative comments he made during a joint news conference with Russian president Vladimir Putin

Trump our Dear Leader brings more worldwide shame

There he was, Our Dear Leader, shaking hands with their Dear Leader. No longer Little Rocket Man, Kim Jung-Un was now a world leader just like the president of

Strike two: Did it work?

Last night, news broke with the president addressing the nation about coordinated missile strikes on Syria. Normally, I am quick to second guess and even mock the president, but

Shitholes and DNA

Can we ever quantify how many narratives and images or how much pain President Trump provoked when he asked why our nation should welcome the refuse of “shithole countries?” I

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