Washington Mishears the Lullaby of Moscow

The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming.  Every night, you'll hear a Russian lullaby.  Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif), the ranking member of the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, has been engaged for over a year in an unrelenting, dogged, unholy quest to discover evidence of collusion between unnamed Russians and named members and associates of the Trump administration.  He is correct that there is a Russian conspiracy that affects governmental behavior, but sadly, he, and like-minded investigators, are singing the wrong melody and pointing at the wrong target.  Their attention should be switched from Washington, D.C. to Eastern Europe, where the Russians are increasingly active. In his famous speech on September 19, 1946 in Zurich, Winston Churchill spoke of the need to "build a kind of United States of Europe."  Though Churchill may not have regarded it as his prototype, the European Union...(Read Full Article)