‘Democracy in Chains’: How America’s radical right played the long game
03 July 2019 | 9:28 am
'Democracy in Chains': How America's radical right played the long game.
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A viral post on Facebook claims to show a convoy of NATO military advisors destroyed by Russian missiles. While many users believe that the images represent actual fighting, they were actually taken from a war video game series called Arma 3. We tell you more in this edition of Truth or Fake.
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