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Russia’s cabinet resigned Wednesday, and it looked like an unexpected move. But Dr Regina Smyth says it is part of a plan by leader Vladimir Putin to maintain power after he leaves office.
How conspiracy theories, such as the Crowdstrike theory that Ukraine was behind the attack of the Democratic Party’s server, draw from storytelling techniques.
President Donald Trump and his supporters exhibit the methods of science deniers. Like anti-evolutionists and flat-earthers, they reject what they don’t want to believe and accept what they favor.
The pro-Kremlin Russian political and media establishment have grown increasingly skilled at spinning stories to highlight US political weaknesses.
The fallout for President Trump from his conversation with Ukrainian President Zelenskiy was swift and harsh. The consequences for Zelenskiy and his country could also be serious.
Part 43 of a series on game theory and politics, this on the fallout from the Trump Ukraine scandal.