The evidence is mounting that the Russians directly influenced vote counts and possibly worked with the GOP machinery at the state level with voter roll purges. That’s bad. Real bad.
This is a war level attack event, and worse, it looks and smells more and more like our own, so-called ‘fellow citizens’, in the form of the GOP, were active co-conspirators.
Meanwhile there’s a typically Russian-led White Supremacist defense being waged online that, as usual, attacks the accuser. Antifa is under heavy and coordinated attack from the American Rightwing media and the Russian bot and troll armies. I’ve said it before: I sympathize with the militant Left but do not support their tactics at this point. But either way, there is no equivalency between antifa and the White Supremacists. None. In fact clergy people who were about to be attacked by White Supremacists at Charlottesville credit antifa with saving them. Here’s a few very good pieces that shed a lot of light on who and what antifa actually is. Spoiler: They are not equivalent to the racist Right.
This full court press to muddy the Rightwing Racist waters by attacking antifa is all part of the new warfare. Here’s a primer on some of the techniques, tactics and tricks:
And here’s one more thing to keep in mind that’s out on the horizon: Putin was, initially, against the use of crytocurrencies, like bitcoin, but he’s suddenly getting onboard in a big, big way. Watch this.
The battle is raging and I suspect we are at a critical juncture, so stay lose and frosty, Sisters and Brothers.