Originally produced on Nov. 28, 2016 for Mauldin Economics, LLC
Since the election last month of Donald Trump as the U.S. president, something considered to be a new phenomenon has become a focus of attention. Some suspect that false news may have swayed the election. Perhaps equally as important, some claim this false news was planted by Russian intelligence under orders of President Vladimir Putin, who allegedly supported Trump’s election.
Given that a recount of votes in some states is occurring – with some saying Russians might have hacked voting machines – it increasingly is not simply a matter of politics …read more
Source: Geopolitical Futures