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You don’t need to be a supporter of President Trump to be concerned about the efforts to remove him from office. Last week House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced impeachment proceedings against the President over a phone call made to the President of Ukraine. According to the White House record of the call, the President asked his Ukrainian counterpart to look into whether there is any evidence of Ukrainian meddling in the 2016 election and then mentioned that a lot of people were talking about how former US Vice President Joe Biden stopped the prosecution of his son who was under investigation for corruption in Ukraine.

Democrats, who spent more than two years convinced that “Russiagate” would enable them to remove Trump from office only to have their hopes dashed by the Mueller Report, now believe they have their smoking gun in this phone call.

It this about politics? Yes. But there may be more to it than that.

It may appear that the Democratic Party, furious over Hillary Clinton’s 2016 loss, is the driving force behind this ongoing attempt to remove Donald Trump from office, but at every turn we see the fingerprints of the CIA and its allies in the US deep state.

In August 2016, a former acting director of the CIA, Mike Morell, wrote an extraordinary article in the New York Times accusing Donald Trump of being an “agent of the Russian Federation.” Morell was clearly using his intelligence career as a way of bolstering his claim that Trump was a Russian spy – after all, the CIA should know such a thing! But the claim was a lie.

Former CIA director John Brennan accused President Trump of “treason” and of “being in the pocket of Putin” for meeting with the Russian president in Helsinki and accepting his word that Russia did not meddle in the US election. To this day there has yet to be any evidence presented that the Russian government did interfere. Brennan openly called on “patriotic” Republicans to act against this “traitor.”

Brennan and his deep state counterparts James Comey at the FBI and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper launched an operation, using what we now know is the fake Steele dossier, to spy on the Trump presidential campaign and even attempt to entrap Trump campaign employees.

Notice a pattern here?

Now we hear that the latest trigger for impeachment is a CIA officer assigned to the White House who filed a “whistleblower” complaint against the president over something he heard from someone else that the president said in the Ukraine phone call.

Shockingly, according to multiple press reports the rules for CIA whistleblowing were recently changed, dropping the requirement that the whistleblower have direct, first-hand knowledge of the wrongdoing. Just before this complaint was filed, the rule-change allowed hearsay or second-hand information to be accepted. That seems strange.

As it turns out, the CIA “whistleblower” lurking around the White House got the important things wrong, as there was no quid pro quo discussed and there was no actual request to investigate Biden or his son.

The Democrats have suddenly come out in praise of whistleblowers – well not exactly. Pelosi still wants to prosecute actual whistleblower Ed Snowden. But she’s singing the praises of this fake CIA “whistleblower.”

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer once warned Trump that if “you take on the intelligence community, they have six ways from Sunday at getting back at you.” It’s hard not to ask whether this is a genuine impeachment effort…or a CIA coup!

(Republished from The Ron Paul Institute by permission of author or representative)
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  1. I can tell you what it is…’s manufactured drama and jewing.

    • Replies: @Corvinus
  2. Beb says:

    It’s pretty obvious that the intelligence services (CIA, FBI) are up to their eyeballs in this. And yes, it is an ongoing coup attempt that has been rolling nonstop, since before President Trump took the oath of office.

  3. What makes RP think that Snowden was not a CIA plant to discredit NSA?

  4. anastasia says:

    The President seems to be able to form new departments. Can he get rid of old ones? That organization has GOT TO GO.

    • Replies: @Justvisiting
  5. Realist says:

    It’s hard not to ask whether this is a genuine impeachment effort…or a CIA coup!

    Not for me, no need to ask…it’s a coup.

  6. Paperclip says:

    Of course it’s a CIA coup. Ever since CIA got chartered with impunity in 1949, your government is CIA. Trump is just another one of their puppet rulers. Nobody gets near the white house without running lots of errands for CIA. Trump was a junior money launderer for the CIA assets who looted the USSR. Hillary has been an illegal domestic CIA agent ever since Watergate, when she hid documents Nixon needed. Trump was jumping the seniority queue by appealing to the electorate, and that’s not allowed. You get the job by kissing CIA ass, that’s the rule. So CIA is trying to destroy him. CIA can’t just shoot him like they shot Kennedy, the last president who didn’t know he was a puppet ruler, because everybody’s onto them now.

    Why pull your electoral pud voting for Trump? There’s one way you’re going to get free:

    We all go to Langley and take our files home, and try those kiddy-pimping torture cowards in drumhead courts.

    • Replies: @Corvinus
  7. Tom Verso says:

    There certainly have been no small number of, so-called, ‘conspiracy theorist’ over the years who have posited that the CIA was the operational organization by which the , so-called, ‘oligarchy’ controls the government.

    However, this is the first time, so far as I can recall, that there is publicly available documentary and widely circulated evidence of the role that the CIA exerts on if not controls government.

    What is, to my mind, interesting: What is CIA/Oligarchy’s problem with Trump? He is a billionaire international businessperson. He should be in with the ‘in-crowed’. Of course there are policy positions that oligarcahist may disagree upon; but what has made him so anathema?

    He has compromised on the two most contentious issues: border walls/immigration and Russian rapprochement. Other than those two issues it is hard to see how he is out of step. He has increased military spending and has sanctions on half the world. There are no great debates about economic polices. So what is the problem? Why has the CIA/oligarchy moved so relentlessly to remove him from office?

    • Replies: @Justvisiting
  8. @Tom Verso

    Why has the CIA/oligarchy moved so relentlessly to remove him from office?

    Outstanding question.

    Some have speculated that the most recent flare-up is because he refused to go to war with Iran.

    Some have speculated that he has the Justice Department investigating some pieces of deep state corruption.

    Some have speculated that his anti-climate change and immigration rhetoric (with some actions) is impeding the agenda for corrupt “green” insider deals and cheap labor.

    Perhaps all of the above and many more we do not know about…

  9. oliver says:

    Those little notes passed out at GW Bush’s funeral may have influenced the CIA to step up their game. We general population Americans will never know what was in them, but they certainly raised the eyebrows of the recipients.

  10. This is just the latest stage of an ongoing drama which is designed to discredit President Trump enough for Hillary to step into the 2020 election and win this time. There have been several instances in the past week or so which tells me she is almost ready to step up and “SAVE” the Democratic party once again.

  11. Sink says:

    President asked his Ukrainian counterpart to look into whether there is any evidence of Ukrainian meddling in the 2016 election by CROWDSTRIKE. Why is this fact always missing from narratives?

  12. Corvinus says:
    @Robert Dolan

    Actually, it’s Americans protecting the rule of law and our way of life.

  13. Corvinus says:

    Cool stories, bro. I see a future for you in fiction writing. Contact Castalia House for employment opportunities.

  14. Certainly an attempted coup in progress. But instead of a coup d’état, which would be very visible and probably rile up the deplorables, it is a coup d’merde. Excuse my French… but the Democrats and the media are full of Schiff.

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