By Andy Gordon on September 16, 2020
We’re in the midst of a presidential election. Along with the campaigning, speeches and crowds is the inevitable increase in disinformation. I hate it. It gets in the way of an honest national discussion on issues that engage us and divide us. And I particularly hate it when it comes from abroad. But what happens today isn’t like the 1950s when the Soviet Union started disinformation campaigns in obscure left-leaning Italian newspapers.