The man allegedly used a 3D printer to manufacture the parts and advertised them using code words to avoid detection.
Hotly-contested states like Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and Oregon are also hotbeds of self-styled militia activity.
We spoke to Aloha shirt manufacturers who feel caught off-guard by the right wing militia group co-opting their clothing.
Discord determined the server violates their community guidelines for “threatening and encouraging violence” after VICE News reported its existence.
The suspected homicide in Oakland was originally framed as evidence of escalating lawlessness in conjunction with the widespread protests.
The far-right “boogaloo” meme, which refers to an impending civil war or violent anti-government rebellion, is now spilling out into the real world.
"While this is online chatter, the fact that it’s seeking to take advantage of and exacerbate a crisis is alarming."
Boogaloo used to be the sound of New York City, and then it disappeared from the airwaves. Now, a new generation of enthusiasts are helping the original stars bring it back.