extremism

extremism

Far-Right and Antifa Showdown Drew Over 1,000 Protesters

Thirteen people were arrested and police declared a “civil disturbance,” but there were relatively few skirmishes.
Tess Owen
8.18.19
extremism

Hundreds of Far-Right Protestors and Antifa Activists Face Off in Portland

Portland has seen clashes between antifa, riot cops, and far-right groups like the Proud Boys before.
Tess Owen
8.17.19
extremism

International Neo-Nazi Extremist Group Claims Prior Knowledge of Vegas Bomb Plot

Feuerkrieg Division claims it offered help to the Las Vegas neo-Nazi who stockpiled bomb making materials to attack the LGBTQ and Jewish community.
Ben Makuch
Mack Lamoureux
8.16.19
extremism

Police Keep Arresting Young White Men For Trying to Copycat El Paso

At least six men have been arrested for making terroristic threats, stockpiling weapons, or plotting attacks since the massacre.
Tess Owen
8.12.19
hate

It Seems a White Nationalist Managed to Pass the State Department's Background Check

An officer in the Bureau of Energy Resources allegedly went to Charlottesville and recruited for a white nationalist organization.
Tess Owen
8.10.19
online extremism

8chan Extremists Are Going Dark. Here's Why That's Dangerous.

“Shutting these sites down can be a double-edged sword”
David Gilbert
8.6.19
terrorism

ISIS Is Using Internet Propaganda to Maintain a 'Virtual Caliphate,' UN Report Says

The report, which argues the internet still gives the terror group global reach, urges nations to spy on the dark web.
Ben Makuch
8.6.19
extremism

The Far Right’s Internet Protector Goes Down After Taking In 8chan

Epik tried protecting 8chan and then Voxility banned it.
Ben Makuch
8.5.19
Germany

Far-Right Extremists Are Threatening to Burn Down German Kindergartens for Taking Pork Off Their Menus

“The debate shows how widespread anti-Muslim racism is, and how openly hatred is now being articulated”
Tim Hume
8.2.19
extremism

FBI Says QAnon, Internet Conspiracy Theorists Are National Security Threats

QAnon and Pizzagate have the attention of the feds.
Ben Makuch
8.1.19
extremism

The Nazi-Free Alternative to Twitter Is Now Home to the Biggest Far Right Social Network

Gab, which has been used frequently by neo-Nazi terror groups to organize and recruit, is now the biggest node on the Mastodon network.
Ben Makuch
7.11.19
extremism

The FBI Somehow Lost Its Files About White Supremacist Forum Stormfront

The feds can’t find some of its own investigative records about the hateful neo-Nazi haven.
Ben Makuch
7.3.19
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