Tag Archives: Department of Justice

Did William Barr get his operating procedure from Putin?

In today’s Times main section. Especially since I have endless admiration for Aleksei Navalny, the leader of anti-Putin protests, I tend to notice pieces like this, written by Andrew Higgins. I knew Navalny had been arrested and imprisoned, and then … Continue reading

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Trump supports farmers–corrupt Brazilian ones–with our taxes

From today’s Daily News, news of yet another inexplicably corrupt Trump deal. Among my favorite lines here is that no US agency — including the White House — will comment. They just keep referring the questions to another agency, which … Continue reading

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Jeff Sessions supports vigorous civil asset forfeiture? Um, Trump

Don’t know how I missed this story dated July 2017. Maybe it was because I was busy not missing too much else, and maybe because… Wait. First, DailyKos poked me about it the other day. Using imaginary statistics of rising … Continue reading

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