By Daniel Greenfield
The Democrats have a bold plan for fighting Russia.
Accuse Republicans of treason, eavesdrop on their conversations and send them to jail. Overturn the outcome of a free election because that it had been tampered with by “foreign interests.” Demand that tech companies censor dissenting media outlets spreading “fake news” to protect “democracy”.
Good work, comrades. The bold plan is to fight Russia by… becoming Russia.
State surveillance, endless investigations and locking up political opponents under the guise of fighting foreign influences is how Vladimir Putin does business. It’s how they do it in Turkey, Venezuela and Iran.
But these days it’s how the Dems do it too.
Totalitarian states aren’t really fighting foreign influences. They’re suppressing domestic opponents. The Democrats, who were for appeasing Russia before they were against it, are doing the same thing.
The same gang of commissars, czars and apparatchiks that giggled when…