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How Fake News Can Lead To Online Islamophobia

How Fake News Can Lead To Online Islamophobia

An analysis of YouTube comments and tweets finds that anonymity online leads to the spread of fake news, conspiracy theories, and hate.

Women’s History Of Combatting The Radical Right

Women’s History Of Combatting The Radical Right

Throughout world history, women have not only been targets of the radical right, they have also been one of the leading forces combatting them.

The Surprising Trend of Trump Support in Africa

The Surprising Trend of Trump Support in Africa

The trend of Trump support and rise of authoritarian leaders in some African countries showcases the surge of the radical right is beyond the western world.

The Germany Synagogue Terrorist’s Manifesto Highlights Threat Of Neo-Nazism

The Germany Synagogue Terrorist’s Manifesto Highlights Threat Of Neo-Nazism

A neo-Nazi targeted a synagogue on Yom Kippur, aiming to “kill as many Jews as possible." His manifesto continues a trend of white supremacist terrorism.

Right-Wing Authoritarians Are Waging A Hybrid War On Democracy

Right-Wing Authoritarians Are Waging A Hybrid War On Democracy

Members of the Radical Right are allying with authoritarian regimes like Russia to undermine the liberal world order as we know it.

What It’s Like To Lead Counter-Extremism Efforts In The UK

What It’s Like To Lead Counter-Extremism Efforts In The UK

A counter-extremism coordinator in the UK highlights how those who are working to counter extremism are becoming targets themselves.

The Fragile, Toxic Masculinity Of White Supremacy

The Fragile, Toxic Masculinity Of White Supremacy

The Proud Boys march in Portland, Oregon in August, 2019, as well their participation in past marches like the one in Charlottesville, was a bitter reminder that racism and sexism go hand-in-hand.

The Radical Right Seeks To Recruit Among Anti-Corporate Activists

The Radical Right Seeks To Recruit Among Anti-Corporate Activists

Right-wing white nationalists are co-opting the language used by left-wing anti-corporate activists in order to expand their racist movement.

The Radical Right Is Finding New Ways To Communicate Online

The Radical Right Is Finding New Ways To Communicate Online

Even after hosting companies refuse to keep extremist sites like 8chan online, they find other ways to communicate on the dark web. How do we combat this?

How Democracies Collapse: Lessons From Interwar Romania

How Democracies Collapse: Lessons From Interwar Romania

Tracing the rise of right-wing authoritarianism in interwar Romania reveals a number of key factors that are too familiar for comfort.

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