“And the truth is, Americans must recognize that the United States is ripe for manipulation. With a month to go before Election Day, we are ripping ourselves apart,” Hill wrote.
The former adviser wrote that the true weakness of the United States right now is the divisiveness and polarization which is prevalent in today’s politics.
This op-ed by Hill comes shortly after the Department of Homeland Security said that Russia is likely a key nation involved in spreading disinformation and misinformation in the United States. According to the DHS, Russia’s goal is to “increase political standing and influence by weakening America.”