“At the foundation of our civil liberty lies the principles which denies to Government officials an exceptional position before the law and which subjects them to the same rules of conduct that are commands to the citizen.” -Justice Brandeis
“During the Cold War, the Kremlin interfered in American politics for decades. The K.G.B.’s so-called active measures — subversion, media manipulations, forgery and the financing of some ‘peace’ organizations — lay at the heart of Soviet intelligence. Then came an American mistake: triumphalism… a false sense of invincibility… it let revisionists like Mr. Putin portray the collapse of the Soviet Union as an American conspiracy. This narrative of defeat and humiliation has become a stalwart of Mr. Putin’s ideology… If America won the Cold War, it must be responsible for the Soviet breakup and the impoverishment of millions… If Russia was defeated, it could only be expected to one day seek revenge.” -Arkady Ostrovsky
They sent 30 FBI agents to search the former president’s house because he’s been a Russian spy since the 1970’s. Any other questions?