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(733 posts)
Sat Feb 4, 2017, 11:51 AM Feb 2017

We can't see the Putin forest for the Trump trees.

Under shit storm of all of Trump's outrageous actions there is one continuing theme: rapprochement with Russia. The steps include;

de legitimatizing intelligence community and other agencies so he will not be questioned about his support of Russian goals;

alienating allies so that Russia will remain the only "ally" of US;

confirmation as Sos of Tillerson, known to have close relations and business dealings with Russia that were halted due to Obama sanctions;

removal of sanctions against Russia so Russia can make billions off of oil deal with Exxon;

ignoring Russian military expansion in Europe.

His strategy of chaos is working. Don't mistake chaos for either madness or ineptness. It is a necessary step to hollowing out government and social institutions.

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We can't see the Putin forest for the Trump trees. (Original Post) cheyanne Feb 2017 OP
I can JustAnotherGen Feb 2017 #1
I'm glad you see it. please spread the word. cheyanne Feb 2017 #3
He's stupid, he was somehow "turned" in Russia flamingdem Feb 2017 #2


(39,375 posts)
2. He's stupid, he was somehow "turned" in Russia
Sat Feb 4, 2017, 12:09 PM
Feb 2017

It's like he's got a microchip telling him what to do. No loyal American would do that to our country.

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