“Obviously strongly prefer normal democratic and constitutional politics. But if it comes to it, prefer the deep state to the Trump state.” – Neocon Bill Kristol of The Weekly Standard.
I like Charles Hugh Smith and this is his infographic.
Do “progressives” (and Bushite neoconservatives) hate Trump and “the deplorables” so much that they would sell their collective souls to the “deep state” to take Trump out? I hope not but I think many would happily do it.
A politicized intelligence community is bad for the country. One that acts in the rogue manner we’ve seen in recent days is cause for serious concern.
This country should not be a country that tortures people. Period.
I think a lot of people would like to know. Have the intel agencies become politicized?
It appears clear enough that he has not only leaked classified information. He has done so for partisan political purposes. The US is now one step closer to a Banana Republic.
I’m sorry but this is actually pretty crazy. Let’s take a moment to think about this. – The HEAD OF THE CIA voted for Gus Hall the Communist candidate for president in 1976. Please tell me how that isn’t completely nuts.
But hey, if you smoke the occasional joint on the weekend no security clearance for you. But voting for the Communist Party presidential candidate at the height of the Cold War? Oh,
Seems like it’s very possible.
It’s not the THE CIA is officially stating something here. There has been a leak from within the CIA. Some (how many really?) apparently within the CIA have signed onto the idea that Russia was trying to sway things for Trump. (And even if this was the case this is probably not something new. Teddy Kennedy even allegedly asked the Soviet Union to intervene in the 1984 election of behalf of the Democrats.
This is an article that needs to be read.
A review of the new Jason Bourne film which surprisingly has pro-privacy, and even more surprisingly anti-crony capitalism themes. Cool.