I suggest the sentencing memo IS about the big picture—but much bigger than Trump's complicity in Russia's attempt to sway the election.
The picture is of a man who habitually breaks laws, and lived his entirely life as if he’s above them.
The forest is called an "iron triangle," and it's bigger than Russia’s attempt to sway the election.
He used the phrase "iron triangles" to describe an association of. . .
They pose a signifiant security threat.
[They’re also cornering the international market on natural gas & oil. Aside: This explains climate change denial]
This is not a coincidence.
These are the crimes the oligarchs engaged in when they took control of Russia.
That's why they like “privatize," which means private citizens control of the nation’s resources and industries.
Evidence of this is in the sentencing memo, in the nature of Manafort’s crimes and his foreign allegiances.
(Hint: It's a lot more than kompromat)