William Blum

The Anti-Empire Report

Issue #149 — March 7th, 2017

Conservatives have had a very hard time getting over President Trump’s much-repeated response to Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly’s calling Russian president Vladimir Putin “a killer”.  Replied Trump: “There are a lot of killers.  We have a lot of killers.  You think our country is so innocent?” One could almost feel a bit sorry for O’Reilly as he struggled to regain his composure in the face of such blasphemy.  Had any American establishment media star ever heard such a thought coming from the mouth of an American president?  From someone on the radical left, yes, but from the president? Keep reading →

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