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How the new presidential transition will be a break from tradition.

Trump, by IoSonoUnaFotoCamera

Even if Trump loses the presidency, the damage to U.S. image abroad remains.

Address by the President of the Russia Federation, by the Office of the Kremlin
September 2, 2016

The USSR responded to negative press with denial and censorship. Now, Russia is relying on the same tactics.

Hillary Clinton at the post-DNC rally

Mark Dillen on last week's Democratic National Convention.

Donald Trump and running mate Mike Pence
July 25, 2016

An RNC post-mortem from Mark Dillen.

Mark Dillen on combatting Russia's bot-automated information war. 

Vladimir Putin during annual Q&A conference
March 4, 2016

Putin is really into Donald Trump.

IMG_5939 by Sasha Maksymenko

Oscar-nominated Winter on Fire is bringing international attention back to Ukraine.