The "Election Interference" Fearmongers Think You're Stupid
August 12, 2020
Xi Jinping and Ali Khamenei prefer Joe Biden to Donald Trump. Vladimir Putin prefers Donald Trump to Joe Biden. That's according to William Evanina, Director of the US National Counterintelligence and Security Center.
"Many foreign actors," he says, "have a preference for who wins the election, which they express through a range of overt and private statements; covert influence efforts are rarer."
I don't have the words to express how un-surprised I am to learn that foreign governments take an interest in, and have opinions on, who gets to run the most powerful regime in the planet's histor...