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China Infiltrated Canada’s Elections. America Faces the Same Threat.

In a revelation that should shock any advocate of election integrity, the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) has confirmed China’s meddling in the 2019 and 2021 elections, aimed at bolstering candidates with leniency or neutrality towards the CCP‘s interests. The audacity of the CCP to orchestrate such interference, targeting specific political factions and undermining the conservative opposition for its stance against China’s human rights violations, exposes a grave vulnerability in Canada’s electoral integrity.

This chilling scenario in Canada serves as a stark warning for America, illuminating the urgent need to bolster our defenses against foreign interference. The CCP’s expansive influence operations, which aim to subvert our democratic institutions, pose a clear and present danger to the foundational principles of our nation. As Americans, we must recognize the multifaceted threats posed by China‘s global ambitions, extending beyond economic competition to encompass a strategic campaign to undermine our democratic values and national sovereignty.

The fight against foreign interference in our electoral process is not merely a matter of national security; it’s a testament to our commitment to preserving the democratic ideals that define us. As we witness our northern neighbor grapple with the ramifications of foreign meddling, it’s imperative that we take decisive action to safeguard our elections, ensuring they reflect the will of the American people, free from the shadow of authoritarian manipulation.

Let this be a call to action, a rallying cry for every American to stand firm in defense of our democracy. We must demand transparency, accountability, and vigilance from our leaders, ensuring they confront the insidious threats posed by foreign adversaries with the seriousness and resolve they warrant. Only through a united front can we hope to protect the sanctity of our electoral process, ensuring that America remains a beacon of freedom and democracy in an increasingly complex and contentious world.

Robert B. Chernin

Robert B. Chernin

Robert is a longtime entrepreneur, business leader, fundraiser, and former radio talk show host. He studied political science at McGill University in Montreal and has spent over 25 years deeply involved in civic affairs at all levels. Robert has consulted on a variety of federal and statewide campaigns at the gubernatorial, congressional, senatorial, and presidential level. He served in leadership roles in the presidential campaigns of President George W. Bush as well as McCain for President. He led Florida’s Victory 2004’s national Jewish outreach operations as Executive Director. In addition, he served on the President’s Committee of the Republican Jewish Coalition.