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Why We Need More Extremism Experts In Courtrooms And Media

Why We Need More Extremism Experts In Courtrooms And Media

In a moment where far-right domestic extremism is the top terrorist threat, extremism experts are needed to bolster legal cases and improve media coverage.

In 2021, US Democracy Survived An Assault. But Its Threats Grew.

In 2021, US Democracy Survived An Assault. But Its Threats Grew.

Last year it became clear that although American democracy survived a crucial stress test, the radical right’s efforts to undermine it have only grown larger.

How January 6 Echoed Past Right-Wing Coup Attempts In The Western World

How January 6 Echoed Past Right-Wing Coup Attempts In The Western World

The January 6 insurrection fits into a history of right-wing coup attempts at times when their influence was threatened by a growing progressive movement.

How The Anti-Democracy Movement Is Weaponizing Conspiracy Theories

How The Anti-Democracy Movement Is Weaponizing Conspiracy Theories

Conspiracy theories are increasingly intersecting with right-wing extremist ideologies. This is not happening by mistake. It's a deliberate strategy.

The Interconnected Conspiracies That Sparked The January 6 Insurrection

The Interconnected Conspiracies That Sparked The January 6 Insurrection

Rather than one grand conspiracy, it appears the January 6 insurrection was organized and executed by disparate extremist groups.

Why Are Members Of The Military Susceptible To Far-Right Extremism?

Why Are Members Of The Military Susceptible To Far-Right Extremism?

The sizable percentage of current and former military service members at the January 6 insurrection has raised new concerns about extremism in the military.

How Authoritarians Erode Democracy Under The Guise Of Defending It

How Authoritarians Erode Democracy Under The Guise Of Defending It

From the fascists of the early 20th Century to the modern Republican Party, those who seek to undermine democracy usually do so in the name of democracy.

The Right Is Trying To Make Ashli Babbitt A Martyr

The Right Is Trying To Make Ashli Babbitt A Martyr

This isn’t the first time a death of this nature was used as a tool to radicalize and recruit new members to extremist groups.

The Capitol Insurrection By The Numbers

The Capitol Insurrection By The Numbers

While Republicans push revisionist history about the insurrection, it's important to highlight the reach of the Big Lie and the scope of the Capitol siege.

SCOOP: Jan. 6 Rally Organizer Amy Kremer’s FEC Fine Referred To Treasury For Enforcement

SCOOP: Jan. 6 Rally Organizer Amy Kremer’s FEC Fine Referred To Treasury For Enforcement

Amy Kremer, the founder of Women Vote Smart PAC and organizer of Trump's January 6 rally, was fined 5 times by the FEC for failure to file - fines she hasn't paid.

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