Trump falsely claims he never said Russia did not meddle

Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Friday indicted 13 Russian nationals on charges of meddling in the 2016 election with phony social media posts and other tactics.  Donald Trump claimed on Sunday that he never said Russia had not interfered in the election — but he repeatedly did say that. I never said … [Read More...]

Cyber Week in Review: February 16, 2018 – Council on Foreign Relations (blog)

Council on Foreign Relations (blog)Cyber Week in Review: February 16, 2018Council on Foreign Relations (blog)The United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and Denmark publicly accused Russia of carrying out last year's NotPetya operation. In June 2017, Russia deployed NotPetya, which encrypted data and rendered it useless on infected … [Read More...]

Trump tweets a white nationalist ransom note to immigrants

As recently as last week, a deal appeared possible that would restore or even expand protections for DREAMers — a group of undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children — while also including undetermined measures to increase “border security.” Friday morning, however, President Donald Trump … [Read More...]