The Basics Of The Mueller Report

The Basics Of The Mueller Report

The legalities of the Russia investigation are at the very least, confusing, so here is the simplified explanation of the recent Mueller report.


In May of 2017 Robert Mueller was appointed as the special counsel to investigate Russia's impact on the United States' 2016 presidential elections. About a month later Mueller's investigation was widened to encompass a possible obstruction of justice on President Trump's behalf. The legal meaning behind "obstruction of justice" is when an individual affects the judicial proceedings in the United States either via corruption or any form of a threat. Over two years Mueller's investigation amassed nearly 200 criminal charges and several prison sentences. These charges ran from Russian nationals to members of Trump's campaign and White House teams.

Mueller's investigation concluded in March and a version of his report was publicly released this past week. However, a lot of information was omitted from the published report for security reasons and there are 14 matters that were removed from the published report that are still currently undergoing investigation. Therefore, we are still waiting on a great deal of information and do not have answers to every question that created the need for the probe in the first place.

What Mueller could provide was the information that his investigation could not find sufficient evidence of a conspiracy between Trump's campaign and Russia to influence the election. He also was unable to say that Trump definitively committed obstruction of justice, but at the same time Mueller does not confirm that Trump did not commit an obstruction of justice. With major questions still left unanswered, the report was able to confirm just a few things.

Mueller's report confirms that Russia tried to impact the outcome of the 2016 presidential election and that the Trump campaign was thrilled to receive such assistance. Mueller also confirmed that several people who worked closely with Trump in 2016 had ties to Russia and the Russian government. Further, the report is very clear that Trump tried to interfere with the Russia probe several times over the course of the last two years.

The report discusses Russia's internet-based process to influence Trump's victory. This included the development of social media accounts and propaganda material to be published in the United States without public knowledge that it was created by Russians. Several individuals and organizations involved in this process were indicted by Mueller, but he was unable to prove that any Trump affiliates participated in the process knowingly.

The second part of Russia's influence was via the hacking of Democratic accounts of individuals and organizations in order to publish their findings. No evidence was found that those in Trump's campaign participated in the hacking of Democratic outlets, but there was evidence of discussion of trying to obtain the published material. In addition, the report includes loads of specific examples of Trump affiliates being connected with business, politics, and money in Russia. Mueller also clearly indicates evidence of Trump trying to end the investigation or to have Mueller fired.

Mueller says at the end of his report that it is now up to other branches of government to determine how to handle this information and how to control the reach of the Trump administration. He even says that no individual is above the law and no one can be allowed to interfere with America's criminal justice proceedings. Following the published the report, Democrats in Congress issued a subpoena for the full report without the omission of any information for security purposes. They requested the full contents of the report by May first. While no final decisions are clear from this report, it is clear that our country's electoral security is faulty at best and completely corrupt at worst.

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18 Bible Verses That Prove God Would NOT Be 'Pro-Life'

Stop using the Bible as an excuse to take away women's rights.


"Abortion is WRONG because God (the highest authority) says so! Not because I say so, or "religious" people say so or the government says so...because the CREATOR OF ALL HUMAN LIFE SAYS SO."

This argument is bullshit and I'm sick of hearing it, because it just isn't true. All these Christians claim that the Bible and God says that abortion is wrong, and it's clear they've never read the Bible. Have you ever seen them use a biblical verse to validate their claims? Yeah, me neither. And you know why? BECAUSE THE BIBLE IS NOT PRO-LIFE. They pick and choose vague verses to attempt to back up these ridiculous claims, completely ignoring the damning evidence that the Bible, and therefore God, actually supports child murder, infanticide, and abortion.

Unlike pro-lifers, I'll actually provide some evidence:

1. Numbers 31:17 "Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that hath known man by lying with him"

2. Deuteronomy 2:34 "And we took all his cities at that time, and utterly destroyed the men, and the women, and the little ones, of every city, we left none to remain"

3. Deuteronomy 28:53 "And thou shalt eat the fruit of thine own body, the flesh of thy sons and of thy daughters, which the Lord thy God hath given thee, in the seige, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall distress thee"

4. 1 Samuel 15:3 "Now go and smite Amalek, and utterly destroy all that they have, and spare them not; but slay both man and woman, infant and suckling, ox and sheep, camel and ass"

5. Isaiah 13:16 "Their children also shall be dashed to pieces before their eyes; their houses shall be spoiled, and their wives ravished"

6. Isaiah 13:18 "Their bows also shall dash the young men to pieces; and they shall have no pity on the fruit of the womb; their eyes shall not spare children"

7. Ezekiel 9:6 "Slay utterly old and young, both maids, and little children, and women: but come not near any man upon whom is the mark; and begin at my sanctuary. Then they began at the ancient men which were before the house"

8. Hosea 9:14 "Give them, O Lord: what wilt thou give? give them a miscarrying womb and dry breasts"

9. Hosea 13:16 "Samaria shall become desolate; for she hath rebelled against her God: they shall fall by the sword: their infants shall be dashed in pieces, and their women with child shall be ripped up"

10. 2 Kings 2:24 "And he turned back, and looked on them, and cursed them in the name of the Lord. And there came forth two she bears out of the wood, and tare forty and two children of them"

11. Psalm 137:9 "Happy shall he be, that taketh and dasheth thy little ones against the stones"

12. Numbers 5:21 "-here the priest is to put the woman under his curse- "may the Lord cause you to become a curse among your people when he makes your womb miscarry and your abdomen swell"

13. Hosea 9:16 "Ephraim is smitten, their root is dried up, they shall bear no fruit: yea, though they bring forth, yet will I slay even the beloved fruit of their womb"

14. Psalm 135:8 "He it was who struck down the firstborn of Egypt, both of man and of beast;"

15. Psalm 136:10 "-to him who struck down the firstborn of Egypt His love endures forever"

16. 2 Kings 6:28-29 "And the king said unto her, What aileth thee? And she answered, This woman said unto me, Give thy son, that we may eat him to day, and we will eat my son to morrow.So we boiled by son, and did eat him: and I said unto her on the next day, Give thy son, that we may eat him: and she hath hid her son"

17. Leviticus 26:29 "And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, and the flesh of your daughters shall ye eat"

18. Jeremiah 11:22 "Therefore thus saith the Lord of hosts, Behold, I will punish them: the young men shall die by the sword; their sons and their daughters shall die by famine:"

Stop using your religion to try and push propoganda that "God says abortion is wrong because it kills innocent children." Clearly your God doesn't care about killing children. There is more than enough proof that the Bible and God are NOT pro-life. Stop acting like you're good Christians upholding the values of God when you clearly haven't picked up the Bible and actually read it. God doesn't agree with your backwards thinking. Maybe try do your research before spewing your religious bullshit to try and take away women's rights.

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