Category Archives: Russia

The Deadly Dance of the Eagle and the Dragon, Part 3: America’s Strategy

By David Murrin, author of Breaking the Code of History – Donald Trump is no doubt a strong leader and the majority of his policies are the right ones to reassert American influence. However, domestically Trump – and thus America … Continue reading

Posted in China, Donald Trump, Finance, Geopolitical, Russia, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

Russia to disconnect from the Internet as part of a planned test

By Catalin Cimpanu for Zero Day – Russian authorities and major internet providers are planning to disconnect the country from the internet as part of a planned experiment. The reason for the experiment is to gather insight and provide feedback and modifications … Continue reading

Posted in Internet, Russia

How Congressional Democrats Could Screw Up Their Trump Investigations

By Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux of FiveThirtyEight – An early public test of Democrats’ newfound power to investigate President Trump and his administration may take place tomorrow, February 8 — if acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker testifies before the House Judiciary Committee … Continue reading

Posted in Democrats, Donald Trump, Politics, Robert Mueller, Russia

America’s Electric Grid Has a Vulnerable Back Door—and Russia Walked Through It

By Rebecca Smith and Rob Barry of the Wall Street Journal – A Wall Street Journal reconstruction of the worst known hack into the nation’s power system reveals attacks on hundreds of small contractors. Continue reading (subscription required) …  

Posted in Controversial, Cyber security, Russia

When To Trust A Story That Uses Unnamed Sources

By Perry Bacon Jr. of FiveThirtyEight – The various investigations into the Trump administration and its alleged ties to Russia are hard to follow. The allegations are sometimes muddled, the probes are still ongoing, and all sides in the dispute … Continue reading

Posted in Crisis communication, Democracy, Donald Trump, Fake news, FBI, FiveThirtyEight, Geopolitical, government, Internet, Journalism, Politics, Putin, Robert Mueller, Russia, Social Media, Technology, Ukraine, United States, White House