Erik Prince: Agent of Putin?

  It has been reported that the United Arab Emirates organized a meeting between Erik Prince and a Putin confidante in January. Erik Prince believes he is waging a crusade against the Muslim world and is attempting to guide Trump along that path from the shadows. Prince has gone on record praising Putin as being … Continue reading Erik Prince: Agent of Putin?

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Yet another puzzle piece in Trump Russia: Erik Prince in Seychelles

Erik Prince is another piece in the puzzle. https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/blackwater-founder-held-secret-seychelles-meeting-to-establish-trump-putin-back-channel/2017/04/03/95908a08-1648-11e7-ada0-1489b735b3a3_story.html?utm_term=.7c718ae0de76

Agents of Putin: Rand Paul edition

According this article from the Free Beacon, Rand Paul hired both Dmitri Simes and Richard Burt to work for him in 2013, putting him in the orbit of the Trump Russia scandal.  Interesting, considering Paul's recent foray into an alliance with Trump.  Does it mean anything? Sen. Rand Paul (R., Ky.) has named as one … Continue reading Agents of Putin: Rand Paul edition

Surprises from the Financial Disclosure Forms

Friday, the White House released financial disclosure forms for most of its high-ranking staff. A lot of  Mit Is nepotism like you would expect. Don McGahn was able to get multiple lawyers at his law firm placed throughout the White House, a few people were nothing but right wing journalists before entering the White House. … Continue reading Surprises from the Financial Disclosure Forms

Lozansky: The Man behind the Iron Curtain?

You have probably never heard of Edward Lozansky.  He stays out of the spotlight for the most part, but he is an important aspect of the current scandal involving Russia.  He fled the Soviet Union for the US In the late 70’s after getting caught criticizing them.  He cultivated some very important ties in the … Continue reading Lozansky: The Man behind the Iron Curtain?

103 paths to PUTIN 

I started making this list out of sheer curiosity of how many different paths there were. At 18, I thought to myself that there couldn't be many more. At 30  Some of these are just rumors or probably mean nothing (1, 22, 25, 31) but the sheer number of Russian mobsters who have lived at … Continue reading 103 paths to PUTIN 

Who is Oleg Deripaska and why did Paul Manafort work for him? Russia Gate continues!

Everybody is focusing on the story that broke yesterday that Paul Manafort signed a yearly 10 million dollar deal with Putin oligarch, Oleg Deripaska. What they're not reporting on, and is something that I cover in Paths to Putin is that Manafort, Dmitry Firtash, and Deripaska worked on investment funds together in the Ukraine. Firtash … Continue reading Who is Oleg Deripaska and why did Paul Manafort work for him? Russia Gate continues!