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US Podcast: The Important Issues Beyond Trump’s Chaos

US Podcast: The Important Issues Beyond Trump’s Chaos
February 17
18:06 2017

I spoke with Monocle 24’s The Briefing on Friday about the issues beyond Donald Trump’s chaotic press conference — and chaotic Administration.

Taking apart Trump’s tactics of trying to throw up anything — mud, smoke, fog, “fake news”, his own fake information — to distract from those issues, I returned to the fundamental of the Administration’s claimed ties to Russia.

See also TrumpWatch, Day 28: Trump “Fine-Tuned Machine” in Chaos

Listen from around the 8-minute mark:

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Scott Lucas

Scott Lucas

Scott Lucas is Professor of International Politics at the University of Birmingham and editor-in-chief of EA WorldView. He is a specialist in US and British foreign policy and international relations, especially the Middle East and Iran. Formerly he worked as a journalist in the US, writing for newspapers including the Guardian and The Independent and was an essayist for The New Statesman before he founded EA WorldView in November 2008.

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  1. Anonymous
    Anonymous February 22, 02:04

    Chaos?
    .
    Scott, what chaos?

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