Far-Right Extremism

Trump extremism

Trump Spent More Money Destroying Weed Last Year Than Funding These Anti-Domestic Terror Programs

“At a time when we have heightened activity and the body count keeps rising, training is being defunded and grant money taken back”
Greg Walters
8.7.19
ukraine

Far-Right Extremists Have Been Using Ukraine's War as a Training Ground. They're Returning Home.

“I believe Europe is in great danger”
Tim Hume
7.31.19
domestic terrorism

Ted Cruz Is Trying to Call Antifa a Domestic Terror Group. Here's Why it Won't Work

There’s no domestic system to do this — even organizations like the KKK are instead described as “hate groups.”
Tess Owen
7.20.19
Far-Right Extremism

We Analyzed More Than 1 Million Comments on 4chan. Hate Speech There Has Spiked by 40% Since 2015.

Violent threats against minorities have also proliferated on the anonymous message board.
Rob Arthur
7.10.19
Far-Right Extremism

Neo-Nazis on DeviantArt Radicalized a Woman Who Planned a Mass Shooting

The cutesy art site was the surprising birthplace for a number of players in the modern extreme-right movement.
Mack Lamoureux
6.25.19
Far-Right Extremism

The U.S. Doesn't Prosecute Far-Right Extremists as Terrorists. Here's How It Could.

If officials at the State Department wanted to address the growing far-right threat, they could.
Tess Owen
6.20.19
Germany

German Neo-Nazis Are Threatening More Killings After the Murder of a Pro-Refugee Politician

VICE News obtained a copy of the latest threat sent to two pro-immigration German mayors.
Tim Hume
6.20.19
terrorism

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
5.21.19
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
5.8.19
Far-Right Extremism

Inside the Far-Right Conspiracy Movement That's Preparing for a Showdown With Germany's Government

“These are people who believe themselves to be in a permanent state of war.”
Tim Hume
5.8.19
terrorism

Why It’s So Hard to Charge White Nationalists with Terrorism

A judge agreed to release a white nationalist Coast Guard lieutenant last week after prosecutors couldn’t charge him with a more serious crime.
Tess Owen
5.2.19
White Nationalism

A Coast Guard lieutenant allegedly wanted to start a "race war." He won't face terrorism charges.

Prosecutors have repeatedly referred to him as a “domestic terrorist” who poses a “substantial risk of danger to the community.”
Tess Owen
4.25.19
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