Russian Bots: A comforting delusion

As Bernie moves closer to the nomination, despairing centrists retreat into fantasies of international intrigue

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Samples of actual memes used by the IRA (New Knowledge Report / Public Domain)
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Left: QAnon account; Right: #Resistance account
QAnon and the right in general view Saul Alinsky as the foundational thinker of the left, and obsess over him. Far-right Russian thinker Aleksandr Dugin plays much the same role for the #Resistance (Twitter)
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Journalist, socialist, activist. Founder and co-chair of DivestSPD. Bylines at SPLC, The Baffler, GEN. Follow on Twitter: @justwardoctrine, @DivestSPD

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