Lost in the furor over what Moscow did or did not do, and what effects it did or did not have, is the broader question of what this incident says about Russian intentions and aims. Just how unusual was it for great powers to interfere in a democracy’s electoral processes, and just how outraged should Americans be by the alleged activities?
Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2013–2014; Former Ernest May Fellow in History and Policy, International Security Program, 2012–2013
Current Affiliation: Ph.D. Candidate, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, MassachusettsLast Updated: Jan 6, 2017, 12:57pm