The tactics used in 2016 are eerily similar to those used throughout much of the Cold War
Russia articles on Democracy Chronicles
Russia is not an electoral democracy. Limited political competition, assassination, and repression are used by dictator Vladimir Putin to maintain control. Also see our articles on Czar Putin or on two of his public opponents Alexei Navalny and the punk band Pussy Riot.
Russia should reinstate the czarist monarchy, the regional head of Crimea declared
Several states are considering legislation that would bar companies with significant foreign ties from state campaigns
Russia’s Putin aims to undermine Western Democracies with election meddling, experts say
Vladimir Kara-Murza, Russian pro-democracy activist, accuses Putin of second failed assassination attempt
Allegations that Russia has used hacking, cyber attacks and digital misinformation campaigns to cause chaos
Russian opposition leader and anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny taking a stand against Putin
Little is known about Vladimir Putin’s personal life – and he’d prefer to keep it that way
Top aide to French presidential candidate Macron alleged Russia hit campaign with cyberattacks
Now the U.S. and Russia are besties, BFFs at a presidential level, and Putin has been kind enough to help with our election, it is worth investigating what the Russian world-view looks like.