CHAMPAGNE IN THE KREMLIN FOR THE NAZIS IN CHARLOTTESVILLE | THANKS OBAMA, WARNED MANY TIMES | REINCE-MAKER: MUELLER WANTS TO TALK TO EX-CHIEF OF STAFF | KUSHNER’S CLEARANCE + DEUTSCHE BANK DAMAGE | THE DEATH OF STALIN: MEMORIALS + A COMEDY

-----BREAKING-----   CHAMPAGNE IN THE KREMLIN FOR CHARLOTTESVILLE The Washington Post reports, “Chaos and violence turned to tragedy Saturday as hundreds of white nationalists, neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan members — planning to stage what they described as their largest rally in decades to ‘take America back’— clashed with counterprotesters in the streets and a … Continue reading CHAMPAGNE IN THE KREMLIN FOR THE NAZIS IN CHARLOTTESVILLE | THANKS OBAMA, WARNED MANY TIMES | REINCE-MAKER: MUELLER WANTS TO TALK TO EX-CHIEF OF STAFF | KUSHNER’S CLEARANCE + DEUTSCHE BANK DAMAGE | THE DEATH OF STALIN: MEMORIALS + A COMEDY

FUSION GPS IN FOCUS | TRUMP REPEATS RUSSIAN PROPAGANDA ON HILLARY + UKRAINE | WHY INVESTIGATING BARRON ISN’T A BAD THOUGHT | MANAFORT SUBPOENA DROPPED | ALFA BANK DOJ APPOINTEE CONFIRMATION HEARING | PURGES + SANCTIONS | ARMING UKRAINE

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE SPOTLIGHT ON FUSION GPS The Washington Post reports, “On Wednesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee is set to finally hold the hearing that was derailed earlier this month by the unfolding scandal over a meeting between top Trump officials and a Russian lawyer.” The Washington Post adds, “When Chairman Charles E. … Continue reading FUSION GPS IN FOCUS | TRUMP REPEATS RUSSIAN PROPAGANDA ON HILLARY + UKRAINE | WHY INVESTIGATING BARRON ISN’T A BAD THOUGHT | MANAFORT SUBPOENA DROPPED | ALFA BANK DOJ APPOINTEE CONFIRMATION HEARING | PURGES + SANCTIONS | ARMING UKRAINE

TWO PIGS IN A BLANKET IN HAMBURG | TRUMP IN POLAND | ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER HOLOCAUST ABSENT JEWS | TRUMP’S WAR ON THE IC | UKRAINE ENVOY NAMED | END OF ETHICS + ELECTIONS

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   TWO PIGS IN A BLANKET: TRUMP-PUTIN CONFAB IN HAMBURG Well they already shook hands, CNBC reports. Today is the day Trump and Putin finally meet at the G20 in Hamburg, Germany. Axios reports, “There will likely only be six people in the room,” naming them as, “Trump, Putin, the Secretary of … Continue reading TWO PIGS IN A BLANKET IN HAMBURG | TRUMP IN POLAND | ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER HOLOCAUST ABSENT JEWS | TRUMP’S WAR ON THE IC | UKRAINE ENVOY NAMED | END OF ETHICS + ELECTIONS

CAR BOMB IN KIEV | MAKE AMERICA LOSE ITS MORAL COURAGE | NATO GENERAL ON RUSSIA’S CONTINUUM OF PEACE + CONFLICT | RECUSENIK FOR LEASE | STALINIST RUSSIA ALIVE + NOT WELL

-----BREAKING-----   CAR BOMB KILLS UKRAINIAN MILITARY INTEL COLONEL IN CENTRAL KIEV Reuters reports, “A colonel in Ukraine's military intelligence was killed by a car bomb in central Kiev on Tuesday, the defense ministry said, describing the incident as a ‘terrorist act.’” Reuters notes, “The police and the ministry did not give further details or … Continue reading CAR BOMB IN KIEV | MAKE AMERICA LOSE ITS MORAL COURAGE | NATO GENERAL ON RUSSIA’S CONTINUUM OF PEACE + CONFLICT | RECUSENIK FOR LEASE | STALINIST RUSSIA ALIVE + NOT WELL

NO HIDING BEHIND WALLS | BIG LEAGUE BRUSSELS | CHATTER, DISINFO + LIES | BODY SLAMMING + BAD ADVICE | SHHH THE MARKET IS SPEAKING | RUSSIA AT THE BOTTOM OF A BOTTLE

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   OBAMA IN BERLIN, TRUMP IN BRUSSELS: AMERICA’S PAST + PRESENT Reuters reports, “Ribbon-cutting, jets overhead and a dinner in a new, billion-dollar headquarters: Donald Trump's first meeting at NATO on Thursday is choreographed to impress a U.S. president who called the Western alliance ‘obsolete’,” who also happens to appreciate the sort … Continue reading NO HIDING BEHIND WALLS | BIG LEAGUE BRUSSELS | CHATTER, DISINFO + LIES | BODY SLAMMING + BAD ADVICE | SHHH THE MARKET IS SPEAKING | RUSSIA AT THE BOTTOM OF A BOTTLE

TWITLER ON THE SABBATH | RUSSIAN TO CHANGE THE STORY | ACTS OF AGGRESSION + ARTICLE FIVE | CHAOS + CHABAD

BREAKING   TWITLER DOES NOT RESPECT THE SABBATH The roof is on fire. Friday Trump left the White House for Mar-a-Lago in a fury after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from investigations into Trump’s ties to Russia. On Saturday morning, he woke up early and tweeted bizarre allegations that Obama had wiretapped Trump Tower … Continue reading TWITLER ON THE SABBATH | RUSSIAN TO CHANGE THE STORY | ACTS OF AGGRESSION + ARTICLE FIVE | CHAOS + CHABAD