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Russian propaganda effort helped spread ‘fake news’ during election, experts say

By Craig Timberg The flood of “fake news” this election season got support from a sophisticated Russian propaganda campaign that created and spread misleading articles online with the goal of punishing Democrat Hillary Clinton, helping Republican Donald Trump and undermining … Continue reading

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The Manipulator: Psychological Profile of Ukrainian President Yanukovich

by Elizaveta Egorova, PhD, and Ekaterina Egorova, PhD (This is an update of the April 2010 psychological profile of President Yanukovich by Ekaterina Egorova and Elizaveta Egorova.) Viktor Yanukovich’s choice between the association with the EU or the accession to the Customs Union is quite … Continue reading

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U.S. and China: Common problems, different solutions?

by Ken Feltman Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy. – Lao Tzu Recently, a Russian friend told me that Europeans are especially good at dwelling on other people’s problems while Russians and Americans are especially good at dwelling on … Continue reading

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Alexander Lukashenko is not Russia’s ‘Son of a Bitch’

Ekaterina Egorova, President of “Niccolo M” Group of Companies, Russia Elizaveta Egorova, political psychologist, University of Northern Virginia, USA Alexander Lukashenko has got used to act on a grand scale. If he is sure to be elected the president again, so be it for … Continue reading

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The greater damage of 9-11

By Ken Feltman Every age has a keyhole to which its eye is pasted. – Mary McCarthy The 9-11 attacks had two unanticipated results for the United States. The first is now well known: The U.S. started down the path … Continue reading

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