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Trump Is Making the GOP Look Like Fake Russia Hawks Trump Is Making the GOP Look Like Fake Russia Hawks

President Ronald Reagan may go down as the greatest Russia hawk in U.S. history. His tough stance against the Soviet Union’s expansionism and his efforts to support anti-Soviet movements in former communist-bloc states helped lead to the USSR’s fall in 1991. His “Tear down this wall” speech at the Brandenburg Gate in…

Tech’s Whiteness Is the Problem. Are We the Solution? Tech’s Whiteness Is the Problem. Are We the Solution?

Last week, Twitter said it was “pausing” to reconsider the process by which it bestows the blue check mark denoting accounts that had been “verified,” and on Wednesday the company announced that it was yanking the designation from some users who occupy the neo-Nazi or nationalist bucket of grassroots white activism.…

Russian Meddling Reveals Truths America Can’t Place at the Kremlin’s Feet Russian Meddling Reveals Truths America Can’t Place at the Kremlin’s Feet

As special prosecutor Robert Mueller’s investigation into possible collusion between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and the Kremlin intensifies upon the one-year mark of Trump’s election victory, Americans are still reeling over the methods Moscow used to exploit their racial discord.

Facebook Ran Some Russia-Funded Ads on Gizmodo Media Content. Here's What We Know About It Facebook Ran Some Russia-Funded Ads on Gizmodo Media Content. Here's What We Know About It

This week, Facebook was grilled before three Congressional committees over Russian propaganda that it allowed to reach approximately 126 million users. The social network has now revealed to our parent company Fusion Media Group (FMG) that some Russian-bought ads appeared alongside content by two of our sister sites—…

Paul Manafort Charged With Conspiracy Against the US: 3 Things You Need to Know Paul Manafort Charged With Conspiracy Against the US: 3 Things You Need to Know

If American justice were a movie, the arrest Monday of former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort and his business associate Rick Gates would be that big courtroom scene right before the credits.

The Bolshevik Revolution Took Place 100 Years Ago. What Is Its Legacy With Black People? The Bolshevik Revolution Took Place 100 Years Ago. What Is Its Legacy With Black People?

One of the most powerful proclamations of the Bolshevik Revolution was that it would form a nation where everyone would be treated equally. The Kremlin was eager to exploit Western imperialism in Africa and the United States, where colonialism and Jim Crow were the rules of the land. The pledge was very appealing to…

Russian Artists Explore Soviet Union’s History With Black People  Russian Artists Explore Soviet Union’s History With Black People 

Claude McKay was a young writer exploring the possibilities of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics when he addressed the 4th Congress of the Comintern in the Kremlin’s Throne Room in 1922. A key figure in the Harlem Renaissance, the Jamaican writer wondered if the USSR could offer him what the United States did…

Russia’s Recent Facebook Ads Prove the Kremlin Never Loved Black People Russia’s Recent Facebook Ads Prove the Kremlin Never Loved Black People

Thousands of Russian-bought Facebook ads that the social media company is preparing to deliver to Congress reveal a very sound knowledge of America’s racial discord. With some of the ads calling for protections of gun rights, warning of the so-called dangers of immigration and of promoting Black Lives Matter groups,…

People in Ferguson, Mo., and Baltimore Were Targeted by a Russian-Bought Facebook Ad That Referenced Black Lives Matter: Report People in Ferguson, Mo., and Baltimore Were Targeted by a Russian-Bought Facebook Ad That Referenced Black Lives Matter: Report

More information has come to light about the Facebook ads purchased by a Russian-government-affiliated troll farm during the 2016 presidential election. Ads were purchased that referenced Black Lives Matter and specifically targeted people in Ferguson, Mo., and Baltimore.

Should Black Folks Trust the FBI’s Russia Investigation, Given Its History of Targeting Our Communities? Should Black Folks Trust the FBI’s Russia Investigation, Given Its History of Targeting Our Communities?

Why trust the FBI or any intelligence agency on Russia? They targeted civil rights activists for years.

Donald Trump: Putin Is Bae, and No One Can Stop Our Love! Donald Trump: Putin Is Bae, and No One Can Stop Our Love!

The media needs to stop trying to break up President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Trump gave Putin his final rose, and at this point they have a miniature poodle named Flynn and a Prius they share.

Robert Mueller Ain’t Playing: Former Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort’s Home Raided by the FBI Robert Mueller Ain’t Playing: Former Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort’s Home Raided by the FBI

America’s last hope for a presidential do-over is being led by Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller, and he’s not playing: FBI agents raided the home of Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, last month.

How Russia Used Racism to Hack White Voters How Russia Used Racism to Hack White Voters

It’s easy to blame Russian President Vladimir Putin and the various intelligence agencies he oversees for the political discord hemorrhaging Washington, D.C., and the rest of the country.

Trump Didn’t Want to Sign Russia Sanctions Bill, but Here’s Why He Had To  Trump Didn’t Want to Sign Russia Sanctions Bill, but Here’s Why He Had To 

In a move that would’ve made The Wire’s Stringer Bell proud, Congress effectively played the president and left him with no choice: Either sign the bill issuing sanctions against Russia, or look like you’re in bed with Russia. And get this: The bill even prevents the president from single-handedly easing the…

Trump’s Ex-Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Is Going to Snitch  Trump’s Ex-Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Is Going to Snitch 

Donald Trump’s ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort, aka Fumbleruski, aka Big Daddy Butt Chin, aka “I’m in a pee-stained Russian bed,” has been subpoenaed by the Senate Intelligence Committee and is expected to appear at the hearing Wednesday.

How Trump’s Attack on the Media Is Leading to His Downfall How Trump’s Attack on the Media Is Leading to His Downfall

For 15 years I worked at the Washington Post, and I can say without hesitation that I have never met a more talented group of journalists who are relentless. I was in the Post newsroom when Jayson Blair was pushing out fake pieces for the New York Times about the Washington, D.C., sniper, and Post brass were going…

Russia’s Luring of Donald Trump Jr. Sounds Familiar Russia’s Luring of Donald Trump Jr. Sounds Familiar

Former Moscow Reporter Says He Too Was a Target

Donald Trump Jr. Is as Old as Patti LaBelle’s 1st Solo Album; He Ain’t a ‘Boy,’ Beloved Donald Trump Jr. Is as Old as Patti LaBelle’s 1st Solo Album; He Ain’t a ‘Boy,’ Beloved

In October 1977, Patti LaBelle released her self-titled debut album. Two months later, on New Year’s Eve, Donald Trump Jr. was born. LaBelle’s eponymous debut was released to critical acclaim; the spawn of that Sith Lord sitting in the White House, hollering at cable news all the time—eh, not so much.

Trump’s Russia Lawyer Is Out Here Cussing People Out: ‘Watch Your Back, Bitch’ Trump’s Russia Lawyer Is Out Here Cussing People Out: ‘Watch Your Back, Bitch’

President Donald Trump’s attorney on Russian matters might have been the sixth member of N.W.A that no one knew about until now. That’s because Marc Kasowitz is as reckless with his curses as the late, great Eazy-E once was.

President Reportedly Signed Off on Trump Jr.’s 1st Statement on Russian Lawyer Meeting  President Reportedly Signed Off on Trump Jr.’s 1st Statement on Russian Lawyer Meeting 

Donald Trump Jr., aka Not-Ivanka, does a pretty good job of being an idiot on his own, so I find it hilarious that President Donald Trump’s administration reportedly helped compose Not-Ivanka’s initial response to allegations that he met with a Kremlin-linked lawyer who he believed had dirt on Hillary Clinton.

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