Ronan Farrow profiles how foreign intelligence operatives influence not just a local election in the US, but our perceptions of reality.

"Psy-Group’s slogan was “Shape Reality,” and its techniques included the use of elaborate false identities to manipulate its targets. Psy-Group was part of a new wave of private intelligence firms that recruited from the ranks of Israel’s secret services—self-described 'private Mossads.' "

Americans are going to need to develop new techniques for evaluating and vetting information and stronger critical thinking skills is we are going to avoid manipulation of how we govern ourselves and even think.