Thanks, Ali Velshi! Two minutes of economic instruction and you understand the charges against Manafort. (PS Manafort is hiding ill-gotten gains.)
October 31, 2017

Ali Velshi explains money laundering in two minutes.

The bottom line? It's making money that comes from illegal activities look like it's legal.

Snce he mentioned Breaking Bad, here's how they did it on that show, using a car wash business to hide that Walter White's income came from selling meth.

No one was better at explaining it than Saul Goodman:

And here's the details on Manafort from CBS News:

Can you help us out?

For nearly 20 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.


We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.