Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Day of Reckoning

It was an extraordinary sight, and Donald Trump's day of reckoning.His worst nightmare coming true.The FBI director, and the director of the National Security Agency, testifying before the House Intelligence Committee, and all but calling Trump a liar.Read more »

Montreal Simon: Has Donald Trump Finally Gone Over the Deep End?

It's now been four days since Donald Trump woke up early in the morning and fired off some deranged tweets, in the general direction of Barack Obama.  And according to reports from the warring factions in the Trump White House, for a few hours after that Trump was in a really good mood.  Until he ...

Montreal Simon: Has Donald Trump Finally Gone Over the Deep End?

It's now been four days since Donald Trump woke up early in the morning and fired off some deranged tweets, in the general direction of Barack Obama.  And according to reports from the warring factions in the Trump White House, for a few hours after that Trump was in a really good mood.  Until he ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Russian Connection

Donald Trump must have hoped he would be able to bury the Russian election hacking story, in some dark place where nobody could ever find it.Or shred it, or burn it.So he could say if there is no evidence, it never happened. It's just FAKE NEWS.But unfortunately for him, if that was his plan, it just became ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Russian Connection

Donald Trump must have hoped he would be able to bury the Russian election hacking story, in some dark place where nobody could ever find it.Or shred it, or burn it.So he could say if there is no evidence, it never happened. It's just FAKE NEWS.But unfortunately for him, if that was his plan, it just became ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Golden Shower Scandal

As you know, I've always felt that the Russians had some dirt on Trump, for what else could explain his bizarre behaviour, or his apparent crush on Vladimir Putin?Or the way he shrugged off an intelligence report about the hacking of the Democratic National Committee. After cheerfully using hacked material and fake news to smear Hillary Clinton.Well now the shoe is on the other ...

Montreal Simon: The Day Trump’s Bromance With Putin Overheated

You might think Donald Trump would want to keep his passionate bromance with Vladimir Putin under wraps, or at least under control.Especially after the Obama administration just punished his friend for allegedly trying to help Trump win the election.But yesterday when Putin refused to retaliate.In a head-spinning turn of events on Friday, President Vladimir V. ...

Montreal Simon: Are Russian Hackers Going After Donald Trump’s Enemies?

As you know Russian hackers are widely believed to have interfered in the U.S. election, by getting their hands on Democratic Party e-mails.And helping to spread fake stories like this one.Now the Germans are worried those hackers could disrupt their election.And to make matters even worse, Keith Olbermann is now accusing them of targeting him, and others who ...

Cowichan Conversations: Secret World Of The US Election–John Pilger Talks With Julian Assange

I saw this on FB yesterday and watched in for a minute or two, as we do. But then I did not have 24 minutes to spare so saved it and moved on. Then about Read more…