Category Archives: Election 2016

Hillary Clinton on Trump’s Election: “There Are Lots of Questions About Its Legitimacy”

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In an interview with Mother Jones in downtown Manhattan, Clinton said Russian meddling in the election “was one of the major contributors to the outcome.” The Russians used “weaponized false information,” she said, in “a very successful disinformation campaign” that “wasn’t just influencing voters, it was determining the outcome.”

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Narrative Fail: Russia Facebook Ads Showed Support for Black Lives Matter, Clinton

The Democrats’ Trump/Russia collusion narrative took a major hit this week when Facebook leaks about Russia-linked ads forced disappointed Dems to walk back their anti-Trump messaging. Congressional leaders, in the meantime, have reportedly renewed their focus on Team Obama’s election-year political espionage.

The anti-Trumpers’ promising story-line — “Trump and Russia colluded on Facebook” — had to be downgraded to merely “Russia sought to create incivility and chaos” when it was discovered that the Russia-linked group in question promoted issues and groups on both sides of the political spectrum.

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SHE’S BAAAACK: Hillary Declares Herself Part Of ‘The Resistance’

According to the newly-defanged former Democratic leader, she takes “absolute personal responsibility” for her loss – but she adds that “I was on the way to winning until a combination of Jim Comey’s letter on October 28th and Russian WikiLeaks raised doubts in the minds of people who were inclined to vote for me and got scared off… if the election had been on October 27, I would be your president.”

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