Putin-tied Russian oligarch bankrolled ‘troll factory’ to spread fake news during 2016 election: report

A Russian oligarch nicknamed “chef” by Russian president Vladimir Putin bankrolled a Russian “troll factory” to spread fake news during the 2016 presidential election, CNN reports. Yevgeny Prigozhin’s company financed the “Internet Research Agency,” a… Read More

CNN poll: 54% say Russia-backed content on social media moved 2016 election

Washington (#CNN)Although President Donald Trump insists otherwise, most Americans say it’s likely that Russian-backed content on social media did affect the outcome of the 2016 election, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS…. Read More