Wondering just how entangled the National Rifle Association is with Russian Intelligence? Well, you can get a pretty good idea how much the two groups are in bed with one another by giving a listen to this National Public Radio broadcast, Depth Of Russian Politician’s Cultivation Of NRA Ties Revealed, reported by Tim Mak, with additional material by Alina Selyukh and Audrey McNamara.
In the broadcast, NPR basically reveals that Alexander Torshin, a member of Putin’s inner circle, has cultivated the NRA for years and years. He’s made personal contacts with its leadership and used them to gain access to Trump and other American bigwigs. The FBI is now trying to find out if he also funneled money through them to the Trump campaign, or individuals in it.
If you’ve got any doubts that the NRA could be a clear and present danger to the nation, give this program a listen. It’ll ruin your day, but provide you with some important insights.