TRUMP TRAITOR TRASH THANKS PUTIN, AGAIN | MANAFORT FALL OUT CONTINUES AS HIS WORLD SEEMS TO CRUMBLE | TRUMPISTAN WATCH IS NO CULTURAL MARXIST ALIGNED WITH ISLAMISTS | PIZZAGATE TRUTHER POLL SUPPORT TRUMP | BREITBART ATTACKS BACKFIRE ON BANNON

-----BREAKING-----   TRUMP TAKES GOLF BREAK TO THANK PUTIN FOR EXPELLING US DIPLOMATS Seriously. POLITICO reports, “On Day Four of his working vacation,” which POLITICO should have in quotes, “Trump summoned reporters to his Bedminster National Golf Club twice in one day, in order to unburden himself,” and say, “I want to thank him,” meaning … Continue reading TRUMP TRAITOR TRASH THANKS PUTIN, AGAIN | MANAFORT FALL OUT CONTINUES AS HIS WORLD SEEMS TO CRUMBLE | TRUMPISTAN WATCH IS NO CULTURAL MARXIST ALIGNED WITH ISLAMISTS | PIZZAGATE TRUTHER POLL SUPPORT TRUMP | BREITBART ATTACKS BACKFIRE ON BANNON

BATTLE FOR REDACTED RUSSIA REPORT | REPUBLICANS HEAR MURMURS OF REAGAN’S LEGACY | TIME FOR TRUMP’S FAKE NEWS | SOME SAY THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS PEACEFUL NUKES

-----BREAKING-----   BATTLE FOR REDACTED RUSSIAN HACKING REPORT In news that should surprise no one, the colluder-in-chief’s administration “is refusing to release a redacted version of a key report President Barack Obama received in January on alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election,” POLITICO reports citing court filings. According to POLITICO, “Then-Director of National … Continue reading BATTLE FOR REDACTED RUSSIA REPORT | REPUBLICANS HEAR MURMURS OF REAGAN’S LEGACY | TIME FOR TRUMP’S FAKE NEWS | SOME SAY THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS PEACEFUL NUKES

DELUXE EDITION: TRUMP A DANGER TO DEMOCRACY | ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL: FIELD GUIDE TO COMEY FIRING FALLOUT | NATO IN THE BALTICS + THE BLACK SEA | NOT SO GRAND STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   RUSSIAN ELECTION INTERFERENCE SUMMIT IN PRAGUE The Guardian reports, “Security specialists from 27 countries including Britain and the US are meeting in Prague on Monday in what has been billed as the most concerted attempt yet to counter alleged Kremlin destabilisation measures aimed at undermining western elections.” The five-day summit is … Continue reading DELUXE EDITION: TRUMP A DANGER TO DEMOCRACY | ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL: FIELD GUIDE TO COMEY FIRING FALLOUT | NATO IN THE BALTICS + THE BLACK SEA | NOT SO GRAND STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS

CHURKIN FUNERAL | INTEL | NUKES | UKRAINE | DISINFO WARS | SOUL SEARCHING

ON THE AGENDA TODAY   MOURNING IN MOSCOW Today is Vitaly Churkin’s funeral in Moscow. Recall Churkin died suddenly after he was rushed to the hospital on Monday while at work in the Russian Mission to the United Nations at 9:30am EST. The next day Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov left flowers for a memorial for … Continue reading CHURKIN FUNERAL | INTEL | NUKES | UKRAINE | DISINFO WARS | SOUL SEARCHING

NEWS | INVESTIGATIONS | POST-MUNICH WORLD | DISINFO WARS

BREAKING   TRUMP PICKS RETIRED GENERAL H.R. McMASTER FOR NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR The Guardian’s National Security Correspondent Spencer Ackerman has a nice profile that places him within the context of the current situation our nation now finds itself in. Politico’s Editor-in-Chief Blake Hounshell notes on Twitter, “McMaster an interesting choice. Wrote a book on generals’ … Continue reading NEWS | INVESTIGATIONS | POST-MUNICH WORLD | DISINFO WARS

INVESTIGATIONS | EUROPEAN DEFENSE | DISINFO WARS

BREAKING OVER THE WEEKEND   NYT BEGINS TO UNRAVEL TRUMP’S RUSSIAN “BUSINESS” TIES The New York Times dives into Trump’s connections to Felix Sater, head of Bayrock Group who had an office two floors under Trump’s and worked with him on deals for a decade. There is a road here that leads right to Ukraine. … Continue reading INVESTIGATIONS | EUROPEAN DEFENSE | DISINFO WARS