Robert Mueller

Has Mueller Caught the Hackers?

July 13, 2018

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has indicted 12 officials with the GRU, Russia’s main foreign intelligence agency, for allegedly meddling in the 2016 election, including hacking Democratic Party emails. Case closed? Author and investigative journalist Michael Isikoff of Yahoo News joins TRNN’s Aaron Mate to discuss

Trump, Corruption and the Crisis of the Global Elites

Trump, Corruption and the Crisis of the Global Elites

April 23, 2018

The first episode of “Unfit to Rule” examines the quagmire of corruption and political chaos affecting many governments around the world – most prominent the Mueller investigation of Trump; with Gerald Horne and host Paul Jay

Trump Pardons Libby, Sending Message to Mueller’s Targets

April 13, 2018

Marcy Wheeler says Trump is dangling the Scooter Libby Pardon before those caught up in the web that Robert Mueller is investigating

Let's Talk About US Meddling

February 22, 2018
The indicted Russian troll farm operation has been compared to Pearl Harbor and widely assumed to be the work of Russian intelligence. But how do we know? CIA veteran John Sipher, who ties the troll farm’s activities to the Kremlin, joins Aaron Mate to discuss

Why is a Russian Troll Farm Being Compared to 9/11?

February 20, 2018

Robert Mueller’s charges against 13 Russians and their troll farm for “information warfare” against the U.S. has prompted comparisons to Pearl Harbor and 9/11. Max Blumenthal breaks down the indictment and the overblown reaction

Do Russiagate Skeptics Go Too Far?

February 18, 2018

As top intelligence officials warn of Russian meddling in the upcoming mid-terms, John Feffer of Lobelog and Foreign Policy in Focus joins TRNN’s Aaron Mate to discuss Feffer’s new article arguing that some progressive critics are going too far in dismissing the Russiagate narrative

Has Trump Given Mueller a Case?

January 26, 2018

News that Trump tried to fire Robert Mueller in June has bolstered speculation that he will face charges on obstruction of justice. Empty Wheel’s Marcy Wheeler and Aaron Mate discuss whether there’s a case for obstruction — and Mueller’s key focus, collusion

In Fusion GPS Testimony, More Questions Than Answers

January 11, 2018

As President Trump refuses to commit to an interview with Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the long-awaited testimony of Glenn Simpson, founder of the firm behind the Steele dossier, has been released. Independent journalist Marcy Wheeler and Aaron Mate discuss

Does Mueller’s Russia Probe Threaten Trump?

August 7, 2017

Marcy Wheeler of EmptyWheel.net and TRNN’s Aaron Mate discuss the significance and scope of Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, which is apparently focusing on Trump’s financial dealings

Wilkerson: Nominated FBI Director Is Model of Revolving Door

July 10, 2013

James Comey will likely be confirmed as the new FBI Director, and his career working for Lockheed Martin and a hedge fund is just another example of the American status quo