MSNBC anchor and former White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki compared Donald Trump’s tactic of “projecting” wrongdoing onto others to the Kremlin’s regular intimidation campaigns.
Psaki kicked off her MSNBC show Monday discussing “a world leader who has a history of projecting onto his opponents what he himself is actually doing,” referencing Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The former White House press secretary under President Joe Biden invoked her experience combatting the misinformation coming from the Kremlin as the Russian invasion of Ukraine began.
“While we aggressively called out the invasion — landing me, by the way, on the list of favorite Kremlin targets — we were often on our back heels, because the Russians had no shame,” Psaki said. “They took no shame in lying and blurring the lines to create such confusion that it was hard to tell what was fact and what was fiction.”
“This pattern of accusing …