A group of Washington insiders met in early June to war-game the consequences of a close election in November. In one scenario, Democrats refused to concede, leading to potential secession by the entire West Coast and possible military intervention.
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler was tear-gassed with rioting protesters early Thursday. Meanwhile, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot accused President Trump of sexism while gangs of armed boys as young as 10 have carjacked 16 vehicles in the Windy City over the last month.
33-year-old Eric Ciaramella, a partisan CIA analyst who secretly worked with Democrat Rep. Adam Schiff’s staff before submitting a second-hand complaint, has been exposed as the whistleblower behind the impeachment investigation.
RECENT MOVES by Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman appear to be setting up a sectarian war between Sunnis and Shias. Joel Richardson, author of Mystery Babylon, joins us to discuss the looming showdown between Saudi Arabia and Iran.