‘Too Big To Fail’: Russia-gate One Year After VIPS Showed A Leak, Not A Hack

By Patrick Lawrence, Consortiumnews.com -

A year has passed since highly credentialed intelligence professionals produced the first hard evidence that allegations of mail theft and other crimes attributed to Russia rested on purposeful [...]

New Sanctions On Russia And Iran Are Unlikely To Work. Here’s Why

By David Cortright, Theconversation.com -

Sanctions are much in demand these days as a tool of American foreign policy. Members of Congress want tough new sanctions against Russia for its interference in American elections. Sanctions [...]

WikiLeaks Says The Senate Intel Committee Wants Assange To Testify On Russia Interference

By Alex Ward, Vox.com -

The Senate Intelligence Committee has asked WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to testify privately about Russian interference in the 2016 election. We know this because WikiLeaks, well, leaked the [...]

Russia Is Our Friend

By David Swanson, Davidswanson.org -

Last May I was in Russia when fascists held a rally in my hometown of Charlottesville, not to be confused with their larger rally which followed in August. At the May rally, people shouted [...]

Here’s The Real Reason The US Must Talk To Russia

By Pepe Escobar, Atimes.com -

Future historians may well identify Russian President Vladimir Putin’s landmark March 1 speech as the ultimate game-changer in the 21st-century New Great Game in Eurasia. The reason is minutely [...]

‘Putin’s War On America’ Is Nothing Compared With America’s War On Democracy

By Paul Street, Truthdig.com -

The noted North Korean political commentator Kim Jong Un got it right last year: Donald Trump is a “mentally deranged dotard.” Consider the U.S. president’s bizarre performance next to Russian [...]

Journalist For The Nation Forcibly Removed From Trump-Putin Conference

By Jennifer Kang, Splinternews.com -

According to CNN, Husseini was initially removed from the event, but was allowed back in to get his belongings. Russian authorities reportedly called his sign a “malicious item,” citing it as a [...]

No Evidence In Mueller’s Indictment Of 12 Russians – Release Now May Sabotage Upcoming Summit

By Staff, Moonofalabama.org -

The first charge is for a "Conspiracy to Commit an Offense Against the United States" by stealing emails and leaking them. The indictment claims that the GRU units sent spearfishing emails to the [...]

Russia Says Canadian Cannabis Legalization Breaks International Law

By Rob Hoffman, Herb.co -

Russia is calling on other G-7 nations to voice concern for Canada’s “high-handedness” following its decision to legalize recreational cannabis. Russia has issued an official statement accusing [...]

For Peace With Putin, End America’s Pointless Wars

By George D. O'Neill Jr., Theamericanconservative.com  -

The upcoming summit between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin is an overdue opportunity for the American president’s next bold peace initiative. It is time for the U.S. to stop its wasteful wars, [...]

Former US Envoy To Moscow Calls Intelligence Report On Alleged Russian Interference ‘Politically Motivated’

By Jack Matlock, Consortiumnews.com -

Most commentators seem to think so. Every news report I have read of the planned meeting of Presidents Trump and Putin in July refers to “Russian interference” as a fact and asks whether the [...]

‘Snowden Is The Master Of His Own Destiny’ Russia Rebuts US Attempts To Have Whistleblower Extradited

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

United States President Donald Trump is expected to pressure Russia to hand over NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in exchange for sanctions relief at the upcoming Trump-Putin summit; however, [...]

Reality Winner Has Been In Jail For A Year. Her Prosecution Is Unfair And Unprecedented

By Peter Maass, theintercept.com -

Christmas was coming, and Paul Manafort wanted to spend the holiday with his extended family in the Hamptons, where he owns a four-acre estate that has 10 bedrooms, a pool, a tennis court, a [...]

Propaganda Killing Kills Propaganda – First The Skripals, Now Arkady Babchenko Come Back From The Dead

By Staff, Moonofalabama.org -

But the case was murky. Babchenko was critical of all Russians who did not protest against the Russian involvement in Syria and Ukraine. When the TU 154 with the Red Army Choir crashed and 92 [...]

US Relocates ISIS From Syria And Iraq Into Russia Via Afghanistan

By Eric Zuesse, The Duran -

Katehon, a think-tank dedicated to the protection of nations’ sovereignty against invasions and coups from abroad, headlined, on May 15th, “Special Services Agent: Attack on Russia Is Being [...]