Tag: government corruption

Contributor Post Created with Sketch. Recommended by Ricochet Members Created with Sketch. Corrupt Politicians Drawn to Corrupt Country? Ukraine an Attractive Nuisance?


Reportedly, Ukraine has been one of the most corrupt countries on the face of the Earth. This is likely not a matter of some sort of defective national character, but rather a consequence of their geography and the past century of politics. Today, Putin, Democrats, and the US Deep State leverage Ukraine’s vulnerability to their own ends.

Anne Applebaum has done the real research and written the hard truths to power about evil perpetrated by the Soviet Union, including in Ukraine. Consider this MacClean’s interview of Applebaum on publication of her latest book, Red Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine.


Contributor Post Created with Sketch. Exactly How Many Presidential Candidates Did President Obama Spy On?


Because of its implications, this is an uncomfortable question; let me first briefly outline the framework against which the question is asked.

The following are facts that do not appear to be in dispute by anyone who isn’t a card-carrying member of Team Obama:


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If you are interesting in an excellent interview that answers many of the confusing questions surrounding all of the Russian investigations on both sides of the aisle, this is worth your time. It’s much deeper and disturbing than you may think. Another headline today is that Putin is dismissing hundreds of US diplomats. Things are […]

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