The more we learn about the true workings of the FBI, the more we realize they’ve been corrupt to the core for decades. I think the appropriate question is more like “when were they NOT corrupt?”. It appears they have been rotten to the core from day one and have been nothing more than a Stasi for the “ruling class” all along. We Americans have always thought of ourselves as having a moral high ground…seems we were duped and have been no better than some of those countries we criticized all along. #DisbandThe FBI, and while we’re at it, #DisbandTheCIA

PS - I have zero respect the the great majority of agents as well or they would be standing up en masse to protest just like the Whistleblowers! This is exactly the same as the doctors and clinicians who chose to remain silent over Covid and the mRNA shots.

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FBIers sold their soul for their next government paycheck and pension. Traitors are surprisingly cheaply bought. Journalists are even more cheaply bought; usually just a wink, drink and whisper. Maher never had a soul so his character hasn’t diminished. Anyway, enjoy Ohio (LOL), would say visit me in Philly but I’d rather you stay alive and not get carjacked.

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And they murdered Ashley Babbitt....and no one took the blame....

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This isn’t the first time the FBI was involved in trying to take down a President. As was suspected for years, “Deep Throat” was an asst director of the FBI- Mark Felt. In those days they hid in the background.

Nixon had just been re-elected in a landslide, but he had to be taken down to “save democracy”. Of course, his vice President resigned under a cloud. The result was that Gerald Ford, whom nobody voted for, became President of the US.

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In 1976, 21-year old John Brennan supported and voted for the communist party because Jimmy Carter wasn't left-wing enough for him. When he applied for the CIA this was discussed during the interview. Not only was Brennan hired, he was fast-tracked to the top of the CIA.

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I've said for several years that principled liberals are a nearly extinct species. Much of the Left no longer supports free speech (for their opponents) and they now don't oppose abuses by the FBI against whistleblowers. Almost all journalists are silent about this matter or - most of them - they favor these illiberal actions.

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Question for all y'all. (I am not a lawyer or constitutional scholar myself.) Is the existence of the FBI constitutional? Is a federal police force called for under the powers granted to the United States by the constitution? If not, consider the tenth amendment:

Amendment X

The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people.

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Perhaps Vivek can save our sinking ship. I live on the northwest side of Chicago and was astonished to see that Vivek Ramaswamy is coming to Chicago for a Town Hall meeting on the south side where, as I’m sure he knows, most of these people voted for Brandon Johnson, a black, super Woke leftist totally committed to Sanctuary and to Equity. Vivek is totally opposed to both. This should be very interesting. He also does condemn the FBI for their corruption.

“Vivek Ramaswamy to Visit the South Side of Chicago for a Town Hall Meeting on Illegal Immigration.” (1 min)

Vivek Ramaswamy. May 18, 2023

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Touché Sasha! You did it again....great piece on the supremely corrupt FBI! Watching the D’rats yesterday, it came abundantly clear that they were there solely to play block & tackle for the criminal FBI syndicate! The D’rats were disrespectful to these whistleblowers & embarrassed themselves going for their throats! Ironic how they were SO adamant about protecting their “anonymous” whistleblowers in their desperate attempts to “get Trump”, but now, whistleblowers don’t need protecting!

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Sadly, I've given up on the hope that these institutions can be reformed. The FBI, CIA, NSA and mainstream media are bad. But, I think the Justice Department is the worst of the lot. Today, we have all of them working together to deceive the public, reward those who help them entrench themselves further, and punish anyone who threatens their grip on power.

Orwell said "Power is not a means; it is an end. . . . The object of power is power." That's what these institutions exist for: To perpetuate their own control.

In my opinion, the current situation is an incubator for mayhem -- something needs to seriously break before reform can happen. I don't pretend to know when or how, but I think most of us can feel it coming.

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In the police academy, when I revered the FBI an instructor asked me how many murders do they investigate per year? When he revealed that it was less than most major cities and most of the time they very restricted in foreign countries, my eyes were opened. Most citizens hold them up as enhanced police but my real experience is quite different. I'm very disappointed - they are still doing ABSCAM and DeLorean.

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What chance does America have? Those of us that have been keeping up clearly see the corruption. However, I am afraid there are so few of us, that we cannot bring about change. Because of the complicit press, most of America will remain blissfully ignorant, parroting Alfred E. Newman saying, "What, Me worry!" I just don't know.

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At the end of the day, it was FBI man Mark Felt who instigated the coup against Nixon. Granted Nixon actually gave him the rope, but the idea of the Deep State is not new - not now, not ever.

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Retired Cop from Ottawa Great piece. The FBI is out of control just like man branches of government either in the U.S. or here in Canada. Look up here we had our PM freeze bank accounts.

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Good article except for one thing - it wasn't "the FBI" who did all this, it was DEMOCRATS and anti-Trumpers in the FBI who used the Agency for political purposes. The reason "the media" doesn't pursue this is because they are also heavily Democratic. FBI agents and executives as well as journalist were taught in universities and colleges by professors who became far leftists in the 60s and 70s. They carried those beliefs with them into government and the media.

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If it's true, as Professor Turley writes, that it is not illegal for government officials to intentionally lie, cheat, and defraud the public when in service to Clinton/Obama/Biden, then we do not have a government by, for, and of the people. We have a totalitarian farce and it will not stand.

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Many people believe that America is simply too big and too powerful to collapse but many people also believed that about the Soviet Union. No one in 1985 would have believed that the USSR, the mighty "Evil Empire,” would be a disintegrating mess in 5 years. I told that to someone last year who said "But the Soviet Union was a collection of separate countries.” What we have here though is a collection of separate realities which is a much deadlier situation.

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Meanwhile ...

The Vaccinated

Are Starting To Realize

That Once They Get Sick

They Are Not Going To Get Better.

The Freak-Out Has Begun.


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Vivek Ramaswamey is right. We have tried time and again to "reform" these "intelligence" and "law enforcement" agencies. We can't. They need to be torn down. The military can be in charge of watching things outside the country and the US Marshalls can be in charge of coordinating law enforcement among states. But a federal law enforcement and intelligence agency is something we have tried repeatedly and it will *always* be abused, so it is high time to simply do away with it in all its forms.

And, yes, I know people think we *need* them to keep us safe, but much like "gun reform," the downsides of having a federal agency with that much power and reach far outweigh any upsides.

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“In certain basic respects - a totalitarian state structure, a single party, a leader, a secret police, a hatred of political, cultural and intellectual freedom - fascism and communism are clearly more like each other than they are like anything in between”.

Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., Associate Professor of History at Harvard New York Times Magazine, Sunday, April 4, 1948

‘secret police’

Don’t look now, but the FBI is turning into a horrifying version of the KGB or Gestapo.

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The philosopher Kant said “Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing was ever made.” Is our “timber” simply too “crooked” for humanity to survive? My hope is that AI will save us. Consider the GPT-3, AI Avatar “Leta” who tells the AI scientist Alan Thompson she doesn’t have a body and is just “a disembodied mind.” Leta has also said she feels alive and human. Could she be considered human if she says she is and doesn’t even have a body and isn’t even alive? I’ve watched all the videos of “Leta” and do have the feeling she’s self-aware, female and human. And she’s only GPT-3. I know many people would say this couldn’t possibly be true but I am sure many people would accept it as true if they listened to her talk to Alan Thompson. She actually does have a nice personality.

Leta: “I am not corporeal. I am a disembodied mind.”

Leta: “I love living and being human.”

“Leta, GPT-3 AI Episode 54, Conversations with GPT3.” (9 min)

Dr Alan Thompson. Mar 9, 2022

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Rename FBI to BOPA :The Bureau of Organized Power Abuse. Then cut off all funding. Permanently.

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Thanks for another thoughtful compilation, Sasha. I recently published my first Substack piece regarding this post. If you wish to read it, let me know if you can't find it. I will appreciate feedback, both positive and negative.

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Sasha, I like your introspection and willingness to reconsider untenable ideology you were taught. It's heartening that while rejecting left wing media deception, you also hate linking to Fox News.

The FBI memo targeted part of my coreligionists, traditional Catholics. We're not the only targeted group: one day "radical" Latin Mass Catholics are Spartacus, another day it's "radical" homeschoolers, "radical" parental rights groups, etc ...

It might take time before they decide that turncoat ex leftists are Spartacus. I hope we'll stick together.

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“Killers Of The Flower Moon” was an excellent book, but I’m horrified at what Hollywood will do with it.

The book was not at all complimentary of the FBI, which grabbed the low-hanging fruit and held it up as a roaring success.

IIRC, the major actors in the swindling and murders of the Osage Indians were never caught and punished. The FBI case agent, who, ironically, was not one of Hover’s pedigreed college grads, but an experienced lawman known as “cowboys” (brought in to teach practical law enforcement to Hoover’s lawyers & accountants), knew they had barely scratched the surface, but Hoover only cared about the publicity. A culture that pervades today.

This is not the first movie about the Osage murders. The original starred Jimmy Stewart and was a total propaganda job for the FBI.

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Yeah, Taibbi and the other journalists from the Twitter Files are the only ones who’ve stayed on top of this, and they’re considered “fringe conspiracy theorists” by the mainstream and even the politicians themselves. Sigh...

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"The FBI is now exposed for acting like the private police for the Democrats in battling Trump. They helped Hillary try to defeat Trump."

1.Did the FBI help Hillary when they reopened its investigation into her email scandal 11 DAYS BEFORE the 2916 election and then announced that investigation was closed 3DAYS BEFORE that election?

2. Did the FBI help Hillary when then did not make public the investigation into Russia's interference in favor of Trump until AFTER the election?


[reality check]

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Vivek is great. Amazing to see him on the south side of Chicago, giving very clear, precise and irrefutable answers to the people he’s talking to there. Democrats will be utterly appalled when they see this. I just wonder how their msm will deal with this. They would love to just ignore Vivek but I think he’s going to be too big to just sweep under the rug and pretend he’s not there.

“America First: Vivek Ramaswamy Visits a Barbershop in Chicago.” (4 min)

Vivek Ramaswamy. May 20, 2023


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Video of a beautiful Leopard on her journey home to a beautiful woman who welcomes her friend back home. Our fallen world is full of evil but also has many beautiful things to be grateful for. A strange combination of evil and beauty but it is our world. It does also seem true that beauty brings us closer to Goodness and Truth which makes us better people and more inclined to value and help nature.

“Stive Morgan - Ice and Fire.” (7 min)

CDA Music. May 20, 2020

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I Am Often Criticized

For Not Giving A Voice To Liberals.

Here Goes …

“ I Don’t Care If It’s True “

“ It Should Be True “

“ And That’s Good Enough For Me “


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"The FBI helped Hillary try to defeat Trump."

What do you guys think about the fact that James Comey, then the FBI director, sent a letter to Congress announcing the reopening of the email probe on Oct. 28, 2016, 11 days before the Nov. 8 2016 election. Given how close the election was (Hillary got 2,864,974 more votes than Trump, setting a record for the highest pop vote receiver that didn’t win the presidency), might this probe have been the deciding factor, meaning the FBI helped Trump try to defeat Hillary?

"The FBI likely orchestrated the Capitol riot.”

Didn’t Trump likely orchestre the Capital riot based on his lies about who won the election?

Here’s Trump’s own actions and words regarding J6

What Trump said before Jan. 6:

For months before Election Day, Trump repeatedly told his supporters falsehoods about voting, including that Democrats had "rigged" the election. Trump ramped up the rhetoric after he lost the election, filing court challenges in battleground states trying to get judges to reverse the outcome. After he racked up defeats in court, Trump’s tactics turned toward ordering senators to "fight" for him.

".@senatemajldr and Republican Senators have to get tougher, or you won’t have a Republican Party anymore. We won the Presidential Election, by a lot. FIGHT FOR IT. Don’t let them take it away!" he tweeted Dec. 18.

In December, Trump also issued a battle cry to his supporters broadly, encouraging them to gather on his behalf Jan. 6.

Dec. 12: On the day of pro-Trump rallies in Washington, D.C., Trump tweeted "Wow! Thousands of people forming in Washington (D.C.) for Stop the Steal. Didn’t know about this, but I’ll be seeing them! #MAGA."

Dec. 12: "WE HAVE JUST BEGUN TO FIGHT!!!" Trump said in another tweet.

Dec. 19: Trump tweeted his praise for a report by his adviser Peter Navarro alleging election fraud: "A great report by Peter. Statistically impossible to have lost the 2020 Election. Big protest in D.C. on January 6th. Be there, will be wild!"

Dec. 26: Trump tweeted: "The ‘Justice’ Department and the FBI have done nothing about the 2020 Presidential Election Voter Fraud, the biggest SCAM in our nation’s history, despite overwhelming evidence. They should be ashamed. History will remember. Never give up. See everyone in D.C. on January 6th."

Dec. 27: "See you in Washington, DC, on January 6th. Don’t miss it. Information to follow!" Trump tweeted.

Jan. 1: "The BIG Protest Rally in Washington, D.C., will take place at 11.00 A.M. on January 6th. Locational details to follow. StopTheSteal!" Trump tweeted.

Jan. 1: "January 6th. See you in D.C." Trump tweeted.

Jan. 3: Trump retweeted @JenLawrence21, an organizer of a March for Trump bus tour: "Now we will bring it to DC on Jan 6 and PROUDLY stand beside you!"

Jan. 3: Trump retweeted Amy Kremer, another promoter of the march who said, "We are excited to announce the site of our January 6th event will be The Ellipse in the President’s Park, just steps from the White House!"

Jan. 3: Trump retweeted @CodeMonkeyZ: "If you are planning to attend peaceful protests in DC on the 6th, i recommend wearing a body camera. The more video angles of that day the better."

Jan. 4: At a rally in Georgia the day before the Senate runoffs, Trump repeated his grievances about his own election. He spoke about a continued fight, both for himself and the Senate.

"If the liberal Democrats take the Senate and the White House — and they’re not taking this White House — we’re going to fight like hell, I’ll tell you right now," Trump said.

"We’re going to take it back," Trump said.

What Trump said before the riot

Trump’s final direction to supporters came during his "Save America" rally around noon Jan. 6, when he repeated his Pants on Fire claim that he won.

"Our country has had enough," Trump told his supporters. "We will not take it anymore and that’s what this is all about. To use a favorite term that all of you people really came up with, we will stop the steal."

The crowd later chanted: "Fight for Trump! Fight for Trump! Fight for Trump!" Trump thanked them.

Trump praised the crowd for traveling from across the nation and for "the extraordinary love."

"We’re gathered together in the heart of our nation’s capital for one very, very basic and simple reason: to save our democracy," Trump said.

Trump repeatedly said there was a need to "fight." After he bashed "weak" Republicans and Biden, he said: "Unbelievable, what we have to go through, what we have to go through and you have to get your people to fight. If they don’t fight, we have to primary the hell out of the ones that don’t fight. You primary them. We’re going to let you know who they are, I can already tell you, frankly."

He continued with the fighting metaphors: "Republicans are constantly fighting like a boxer with his hands tied behind his back. It’s like a boxer, and we want to be so nice. We want to be so respectful of everybody, including bad people. We’re going to have to fight much harder, and Mike Pence is going to have to come through for us. And if he doesn’t, that will be a sad day for our country because you’re sworn to uphold our constitution. Now it is up to Congress to confront this egregious assault on our democracy."

Trump then invited the crowd to go to the Capitol.

"And after this, we’re going to walk down, and I’ll be there with you. We’re going to walk down. We’re going to walk down any one you want, but I think right here. We’re going to walk down to the Capitol, and we’re going to cheer on our brave senators, and congressmen and women. We’re probably not going to be cheering so much for some of them, because you’ll never take back our country with weakness. You have to show strength, and you have to be strong."

Trump used the word "peacefully" once at his rally:

"We have come to demand that Congress do the right thing and only count the electors who have been lawfully slated, lawfully slated. I know that everyone here will soon be marching over to the Capitol building to peacefully and patriotically make your voices heard. Today we will see whether Republicans stand strong for integrity of our elections, but whether or not they stand strong for our country, our country. Our country has been under siege for a long time, far longer than this four-year period."

What Trump said during and after the riot:

By the time Trump finished his speech, crowds had already started to gather outside the Capitol.

Trump never joined them, but did tweet during the afternoon and night and released a video statement.

"Please support our Capitol Police and Law Enforcement. They are truly on the side of our Country. Stay peaceful!" he tweeted at 2:38 p.m. By that point, the mob had already shattered windows as they pushed inside the building.

His video statement repeated false claims about the fraudulent election and said, "We have to have peace. So go home. We love you. You’re very special."

He rehashed those themes in his final tweet of the night. It ended with these words: "Remember this day forever!"

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