Someone needs to remind Donald Trump that killing your political opponents is not normal

Donald Trump recently defended Russian president Vladimir Putin, suggesting that Putin’s ongoing murder of political opponents and journalists is somehow a normal thing that every leader does, even American presidents.

No, Mr. Trump, it’s not normal. It’s not something every leader does. And it most certainly is not what American presidents do.

More in this week’s Russia update:

 

red-donateWith the election of Donald Trump, AMERICAblog’s independent journalism and activism is more needed than ever.

Please support our work with a generous donation. (If you prefer PayPal, use this link.) We don’t make much on advertising, we need your support to continue our work. Thanks.

Also, check out our Trump Swag store, where you can get your “Illegitimate” t-shirts and more. All the proceeds go to supporting our independent journalism at AMERICAblog.

Follow me on Twitter & Facebook:






Follow me on Twitter: @aravosis | @americablog | @americabloggay | Facebook | Instagram | Google+ | LinkedIn. John Aravosis is the Executive Editor of AMERICAblog, which he founded in 2004. He has a joint law degree (JD) and masters in Foreign Service from Georgetown; and has worked in the US Senate, World Bank, Children's Defense Fund, the United Nations Development Programme, and as a stringer for the Economist. He is a frequent TV pundit, having appeared on the O'Reilly Factor, Hardball, World News Tonight, Nightline, AM Joy & Reliable Sources, among others. John lives in New York City, and is the cofounder of TimeToResign.com. Bio, .

Share This Post

  • Gailcnovak

    Google is paying 97$ per hour! Work for few hours and have longer with friends & family! !mj391d:
    On tuesday I got a great new Land Rover Range Rover from having earned $8752 this last four weeks.. Its the most-financialy rewarding I’ve had.. It sounds unbelievable but you wont forgive yourself if you don’t check it
    !mj391d:
    ➽➽
    ➽➽;➽➽ http://GoogleFinancialJobsCash391TopStarGetPay$97Hour ★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★::::::!mj391d:….,……..

  • I’m sure that’s all being kept in reserve for when Trump inevitably does something against Putin’s interests. The second Trump is done being a useful idiot, they’ll be dumped en masse, and Wikileaks will try to use it to reclaim some shred of their dignity.

  • goulo

    No reason to release incriminating materials and give up your leverage, if the blackmail victim continues to usefully do what you want!

  • Demosthenes

    When will Putin release the incriminating Trump material? Are they videos? Financial records? Both?

© 2017 AMERICAblog News. All rights reserved. · Entries RSS
CLOSE
CLOSE