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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP21 Apr 2020 9:38 p.m. PST

"Vladimir Putin and the nation he leads lurked in the background of the 2016 campaign for months and months, perhaps even shaping the outcome of the race. And now Putin's preferred candidate, Donald Trump, appears ready to embrace him as an ally a stunning shift in US-Russia policy.

This is a source of growing alarm among cosmopolitan-minded liberals. Putin is bad, they say, and so are the European far-right parties that are aligning with him a multicontinental alliance undergirded by Islamophobic politics that alarms respectable opinion throughout the West.

And among political elites there really is a fairly firm consensus that this is, in fact, bad. America's military leaders have repeatedly called Russia the greatest threat to the US-led world order. Among Republicans, it's the ones focused on national security who put up the greatest resistance to Trump, and since the election he's gotten more pushback from Senate Republicans on the Russian hacking issue than on anything else. Hillary Clinton's campaign clearly sought to make hay out of this, arguing that Trump would be Putin's puppet…"
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Personal logo jdginaz Supporting Member of TMP21 Apr 2020 11:13 p.m. PST

Vox really, why not go directly to the DNC and skip the middleman?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP22 Apr 2020 11:27 a.m. PST

(smile)


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JMcCarroll22 Apr 2020 12:32 p.m. PST

Another Trump is bad.

oldnorthstate22 Apr 2020 7:43 p.m. PST

Just look at the sidebar…" disturbing new study suggests Sean Hannity's show helped spread the coronavirus" or "There is no anti-lockdown protest movement" Vox is a joke…don't bother me with this drivel anymore Tango…and wipe that smile off your face.

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