Russiagate

Will the Mueller Report Help Defeat Trump in 2020? (Pt 2/2)

Release of the Mueller Report

April 19, 2019
Trump and his base will remain unaffected by the Mueller Report, and it will mainly serve as a “political football” between Republicans and Democrats, say Gerald Horne and Kamau Franklin, but it can still be used against Trump in 2020
Is Russian 'Meddling' an Attack on America? - RAI with Stephen Cohen

Reality Asserts Itself - Stephen Cohen

April 16, 2019
“The claim that Russia attacked America during the 2016 presidential election is both exceedingly dangerous and a complete falsehood,” says Stephen Cohen on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay
Don't Celebrate: Mueller Report Continues Russiagate Narrative

Don’t Celebrate: Mueller Report Continues Russiagate Narrative

April 10, 2019

The Mueller report, while finding no collusion by Trump, did reinforce the narrative that Russia interfered in the 2016 elections to sow discord and disinformation, reinforcing the idea that Russia is an existential threat to the United States

Russiagate is Not Watergate

April 5, 2019

By Andrew Levine / Counterpunch. Richard Nixon was a complicated man. He was arguably our last liberal president.  He transformed the political scene in countless ways; some good, some far from it. Together with Henry Kissinger, he was a geopolitical strategist of distinction who served the empire and the military industrial complex well. Like Kissinger, he…

Democrats' Russophobia Hid Trump's Real Crimes

Democrats’ Russophobia Hid Trump’s Real Crimes

March 26, 2019

Gerald Horne and Jeff Cohen join host Paul Jay to unpack the Democrat and corporate media obsession with Russiagate, the foreign policy implications, and how it let Trump off the hook on major policy issues

What Does The Intercept’s NSA Leak Say About Russian Vote Hacking?

September 4, 2018

With Reality Winner sentenced to five years behind bars, The Intercept’s Jim Risen joins Aaron Maté to discuss the NSA leaker’s harsh sentence and what the document she revealed actually says. Is there solid evidence of Russian vote hacking?

Paul Jay and Aaron Maté Live: August 2nd 2018

September 2, 2018
Part 6 of Paul Jay and Aaron Mate’s interactive discussion with viewers addresses the ways in which Russia’s alleged intervention in US politics is increasingly being used to undermine progressive organizing and advocacy – From a live recording on August 2nd, 2018