Russians have been interfering politically for decades — here's why it was so successful in 2016
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A former member of the CIA writes that Russian intelligence has taken active measures to influence and disinform Americans — and other countries — for decades.

None of the previous efforts had the same impact as the interference in the 2016 elections.

This was due to social media, Putin's rage, and a lack of preparation on the part of the U.S.

They say the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result.

Funny, that. The Soviet and...

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