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New Zealand Just Filed Its First-Ever Terrorism Charges Against the Christchurch Mosque Shooter

He’s been charged under New Zealand’s terrorism suppression law, which was enacted in 2002 after the 9/11 attacks in New York City.
Tess Owen
5.22.19
domestic terrorism

8chan Is a Mysterious Place to U.S. Anti-Terrorism Officials

U.S. intel officials from the FBI, DOJ and DHS seemed fairly unfamiliar with the platform during a Congressional hearing Wednesday.
Tess Owen
5.9.19
Charlottesville

Viral Sleuthing Could Make It Harder to Prosecute White Supremacists

An internet posse can help police find suspects, but also gives defense lawyers a way to argue a case is tainted.
Maurice Chammah
Simone Weichselbaum
8.15.17
Charlottesville

Here's What the Right Is Saying About Charlottesville

In the wake of the Unite the Right rally, some Trump supporters attacked the media, while others spun conspiracy theories.
Eve Peyser
8.14.17
News

Almost Every Fatal Terrorist Attack in America Since 9/11 Has Involved Guns

Firearms have claimed 95 percent of the lives lost to terrorism in the United States over the last 14 years.
Louis Klarevas
12.4.15
Stuff

An Ex-MI5 Agent Says the UK's Secret Service Considered 'Blacking Up' to Infiltrate Mosques

The best of the best are smearing themselves in facepaint for a training exercise.
Joel Golby
7.16.15
Stuff

​Smiling Faces, Terrible Racists: The Dangerous Culture of White Possession in the Carolinas

The horrific murders are tragic, but they're not surprising. You could even say they're just the latest in South Carolina's long history of violence and hate.
James Yeh
6.21.15
News

American ISIS: The Domestic Terrorist Fallout of the Iraq War

The US military recruited neo-Nazis, gang members, and criminals to fight the war on terror—and now they're coming home.
Matt Kennard
2.13.15
News

What’s Behind All the Right-Wing Cop Shootings?

In the days since Jerad and Amanda Miller shot and killed two cops in Las Vegas, a portrait has emerged of a young couple that had fallen deep into the rabbit hole of right-wing conspiracy theories.
Grace Wyler
6.11.14