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  • What do Russians hope to gain from U.S. elections interference?

    Richard Tempest

    Russia is taking advantage of the polarized views of Americans when it spreads disinformation around our presidential election, says Richard Tempest, a University of Illinois professor of Slavic languages and literatures. In doing so, Russia is trying to promote its own geopolitical interests.

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  • Editor’s note:  To contact Richard Tempest, email rtempest@illinois.edu.