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My Work Here is Done

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On August 25, 2017

  Gorka apparently realized that he would never have any real responsibilities, and that his dream—of a fully synergized political-military superstate shouting “radical Islamic terrorism&

Jana Winter and Elias Groll got ahold of the memo that led to Rich Higgins’ resignation from the National Security Council (NSC), as well as some additional details about the whole mess, and, well, you need to read the story. The full memo, dated May 2017, is titled “POTUS & Political Warfare.” It provides a […]
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More Scenes from the Kakistocracy

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On August 2, 2017
Paul already pointed our attention to the full transcript of Trump’s interview with the Wall Street Journal. Like pretty much all of Trump’s long-form interviews, it’s truly terrifying. Once again, Trump shows a complete lack of understanding of policy. Jordan Weissman flags a particularly head-desk moment. So I’ll call, like, major—major countries, and I’ll be dealing […]
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The Washington Post just published a story—although one based on the accounts of unnamed U.S. Officials—which you really need to go read. Here’s how it starts: Russia’s ambassador to Washington told his superiors in Moscow that he discussed campaign-related matters, including policy issues important to Moscow, with Jeff Sessions during the 2016 presidential race, contrary […]
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