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It’s commonplace to remark on the irony that right-wing nationalism has gone increasingly transnational. But it’s not without historical precedent. What’s more unusual is the degree that the left—whether left-liberal, progressive, or social-democratic—remains national in orientation. I’ve argued before that this is dangerous.  It place us at a disadvantage in terms of ideas and activism. […]
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Stephanie Carvin tweeted her way through the transcripts of Carter Page’s testimony. It was glorious. Oh boy. https://t.co/n09n5LAHK1 — Stephanie Carvin (@StephanieCarvin) November 7, 2017 I once had a conversation with a Trump biographer about Gorka. We discussed how Trump is a magnet for sketchy characters and those of questionable competency. It’s not just that […]

The Feedback Loop of Derp

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On October 26, 2017

I got annoyed and tweeted a bit about the right-wing noise machine currently spinning up, and just plain spinning, over recent (and not recent) reporting on the Steele dossier. As public information c

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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 […]

Trump told us exactly who he was

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On July 12, 2017
Today CNN released a video footage of Donald Trump having dinner with some of the key players implicated in the latest iteration of the Trump-Russia collusion scandal. The video shows the future President Donald Trump attending a dinner with an Azerbaijani-Russian family who became Trump’s business partners in Las Vegas in June 2013. It also shows […]
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