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No debate over initiatives to intensify election security

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: While the 2016 US Presidential election is behind us, it left waves of uncertainty and distrust about future elections in its wake. The Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation have recently released a bulletin confirming Russian hacking activities in the run up to the last set of US elections. In a disquieting statement the agencies expressed “…that Russian government cyber actors...

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PolySci: A Look Back at Russiagate

The Russiagate narrative stops being interesting when it dead ends in “tcp/ip-ville” i.e. in internet jargon. Not that readers don’t care about embedded spyware and malware, they do, but they care more regarding the dark art of implanting memes in just the right way to create butterfly effects.DNC clearly lacks skills in this regard or it wouldn’t have been blind sided by a New York businessman and his ragtag crew of mostly...