Concerns of Russian meddling loom over French election
When it looks like lefties might lose an election (or even when they have) then today’s cry is “Russian Interference”.
When lefties were winning elections 40 and 50 years ago, when Russia really was influencing, we didn’t quite hear the same cries, did we?
Certainly Trump hasn’t done anything close to what Earl Browder did, Marine nothing like the funding of the Morning Star. But it’s all terribly important these days, isn’t it? As it wasn’t back then?
Actually, if there’s a decent historian out there who can also write very fast I’d suggest a quickie book before the French elections. Actual documented flows of Russian money into French elections in the past….