United States

The US is unique in that it is the only demo­c­ra­t­ic coun­try in the world where its own gov­ern­ment, under the Trump admin­is­tra­tion, and a major polit­i­cal par­ty have employed the same kind of influ­ence oper­a­tions tar­get­ing its pop­u­la­tion nor­mal­ly asso­ci­at­ed with author­i­tar­i­an actors such as Rus­sia and China.

October 14th, 2020 06:21
RECOMMENDED READING: “The Billion-Dollar Disinformation Campaign to Reelect the President”
The Atlantic has published an extensive report detailing what it describes as the adoption by US President Trump and his allies of the tactics of information warfare normally associated with...