How Authoritarian Movements Are Exploiting COVID Restriction Protests

How Authoritarian Movements Are Exploiting COVID Restriction Protests

“Freedom” rallies protesting COVID health measures are uniting conspiracy theorists and anti-democracy forces behind a common cause: undermining the liberal democratic order.


The Links Between The Radical Right And Organized Crime

The Links Between The Radical Right And Organized Crime

The links between organized crime groups and the radical right highlight the scope of their corruption and the abuse of government that such links create. In the worst cases, radical-right political parties actually become organized crime groups.

Polarization And Disinformation Spreading In Spain

Polarization And Disinformation Spreading In Spain

In Spain, extreme discourses can be found in protests and street art.

Is The Far-Right’s Praise Of The Taliban Indicative Of Something Bigger?

Is The Far-Right’s Praise Of The Taliban Indicative Of Something Bigger?

As the Taliban took over Afghanistan, elements of the far-right in America cheered. It's one example of a number of recent cross-ideological terrorist activities between right-wing extremists and Islamist extremists.

The FBI’s 2020 Hate Crime Report Shows 12-Year High, But Spotlights Underreporting

The FBI’s 2020 Hate Crime Report Shows 12-Year High, But Spotlights Underreporting

The FBI has reported a troubling spike in hate crimes last year, but studies show that the actual number of yearly hate crimes is significantly higher.

Red Or Black Pill: How The Far-Right Appropriated The Matrix Metaphor

Red Or Black Pill: How The Far-Right Appropriated The Matrix Metaphor

"Blackpilling" has taken on a violent misogynist meaning among incels and "redpilling" holds authoritarian meaning for the far-right. How did we get here?

Is It Possible To Reason With Anti-Genderists?

Is It Possible To Reason With Anti-Genderists?

This article considers the possibilities and limitations of meaningful engagement with radical right anti-gender actors amid increasing polarization around sexual and reproductive rights.

Why We Need More Women Working In Counter-Terrorism

Why We Need More Women Working In Counter-Terrorism

As the global counter-terrorism community assesses its successes and failures two decades after the 9/11 attacks, there's an opportunity to rethink how we include gender in our security planning.

In Rural Nevada, A Microcosm Of The GOP’s Increasingly Radical Local Politics

In Rural Nevada, A Microcosm Of The GOP’s Increasingly Radical Local Politics

Recent far-right moves in rural counties in Nevada showcase how local GOP officials are becoming increasingly radical.

Terrorism Outlawed: Why The UK’s Ban Of Neo-Nazi Group The Base Is Important

Terrorism Outlawed: Why The UK’s Ban Of Neo-Nazi Group The Base Is Important

This is the fifth white supremacist group banned in the UK under their terrorism laws.

Why The Radical Right Exploits Games As Tools For Radicalization

Why The Radical Right Exploits Games As Tools For Radicalization

Fascists have historically used games as a means to perpetuate their ideology. Those efforts have accelerated in the era of technological gaming.

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