The report that special prosecutor John Durham was, at long last, going to indict someone in the Russiagate investigation was confirmed Thursday when a grand jury indicted attorney Michael Sussman of the powerful Democratic-linked law firm Perkins Coie. The charge is providing false information to the FBI to smear Donald Trump and then lying by denying that he represented the Hillary Clinton campaign.
The New York Times now admits that Sussman was the source of their fake story about the Trump Organization having a secret web server to communicate privately with Alfa Bank, a Russian bank connected to Vladimir Putin. That story was trumpeted by Hillary Clinton, and naturally, picked up and flogged like crazy by other liberal news outlets that demanded an FBI investigation.
The Conservative Treehouse has a good untangling of this web of lies…
For an even more succinct recap, read Glenn Greenwald’s blunt Twitter thread:
Greenwald calls this “Russiagate in a nutshell”:
“A DNC-linked lawyer, partners with Clinton lawyer Marc Elias, fabricated a Trump/Russia leak, fed it to DNC operatives masquerading as journalists, had Hillary trumpet it, then lied to (the) FBI about who he worked for.” He adds, “Along with the FBI lawyer who previously pled guilty for lying to the FISA court to spy on ex-Trump campaign official Carter Page, it's clear that much of the criminality of Russiagate was not from any Trump/Russia collusion but by those who fabricated this conspiracy theory."
I’ll have more about this story as it develops, but for now, let me just make one observation: for four years, a duly-elected President was relentlessly slandered as a Russian agent by the media until millions of Americans believed it, undermining trust in their own government and in the electoral process. His agenda was hamstrung; innocent people who worked for him were hounded, harassed and bankrupted; and qualified people who might have made great contributions to America were frightened away from public service for fear of being targeted by the FBI.
And all over a story that was a complete lie. A fabrication designed purely for the purposes of ensuring that Hillary Clinton achieved her lifelong dream that she had a divine right to be President, whether the voters agreed or not.
How much expense, damage, division, turmoil, and distrust in government has been inflicted on this nation by one woman’s insatiable ambition and the utter lack of scruples of those around her in achieving her goal? And who do the Democrats blame for “lowering the tone of political discourse” and undermining faith in the electoral system? Why, Trump, of course.
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09/27/2021 07:58 PM
Do you really believe anyone will gever go to jail
Connie C Berry
09/25/2021 10:25 PM
I am glad that someone has finally been brought before the courts for the injustice to President Trump but I'm sure this is only the tip of the iceberg.
09/24/2021 01:06 AM
GOD was with TRUMP all the way! Although there were many occasions when I could not see HIS wisdom. I often wondered when HE would come to Trump's rescue!
No human person could have survived the lies told about Trump, the bullying, and all the evil that Hilary spewed upon him, a good and innocent man ...and now it has finally come home to roost after all these long years.
May Hilary get her just desserts!
09/20/2021 05:12 PM
Now those Lairs need to be in Prison till the root. And you all need to make it good with President Trump he is good Man the Democrats are Crooks and Lairs. Biden is a Criminal he needs to be in Prison for Treason.
09/20/2021 01:13 PM
It is a disgrace that people like the Clintons, Obama and all of these billionaires hate our Country and President Trump so much that they would rather see our Country overthrown and our Freedom demolished rather than say they lied to get Hillary elected. Then they also come up with all of the crooked ways to cheat in our elections to put their Puppet Biden in office to finish destroying us. It would take centuries to reverse the evil they have done and the United States get back to being honored like we once were by the world. Pray for God to help us through these hardships and people to finally get some common sense back. They have totally lost their minds.