VICE News obtained a leaked phone call in which the leader, Rinaldo Nazzaro, discussing how the conflict in Ukraine could benefit the group.
This is the inside story of how Rinaldo Nazzaro built the Base, a neo-Nazi terror organization—and how it all came apart.
The leader of The Base, Rinaldo Nazzaro, worked as a private military contractor for the Pentagon in 2014, which included briefing special forces.
The bizarre ritual by the terror group The Base was infiltrated by the FBI.
Instead of infiltrating protests, they see how America’s police forces are spread thin, making it the ideal time to strike with a terrorist attack.
A so-called charity helping incarcerated white supremacists says John Cameron Denton is looking to get personal letters with LOTR content.
Both organizations are the targets of absurd conspiracy theories among the far-right.
The latest in a string of racist extremists using the coronavirus pandemic as an opportunity for terrorism.
Recently arrested members of Atomwaffen Division and The Base are asking to be released from jail over the pandemic.
The pandemic caused the suspect to “accelerate” his plans to car-bomb a hospital, the agency said.
"While this is online chatter, the fact that it’s seeking to take advantage of and exacerbate a crisis is alarming."
James Mason, the well-known American neo-Nazi, is claiming Atomwaffen Division is no more.