Right-Wing Blames US Capitol Riot On Notorious Instigator

By Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone. -

The most dramatic footage to emerge from the far-right storming of the US Capitol on January 6 depicted the lethal shooting of Ashli Babbit, a pro-Trump activist and military veteran, by a [...]

America Condemns One Violent Mob While Celebrating Another

By Lee Camp, ScheerPost.com. -

Most rational Americans have correctly criticized and denounced the violent insurrection in the Capitol last week. Those moments of attack by a racist, disgusting mob have not lacked for [...]

Capitol Incident A Dress Rehearsal

By Joe Lauria, Consortium News. -

With the normalization of mass shootings in the United States it is more than understandable that members of Congress feared for their lives when they learned protestors had forced their way into [...]

False Equivalencies Re Antifa/Fascism

By Eleanor Goldfield, Art Killing Apathy. -

I read Glenn Greenwald’s latest article titled “Violence in the Capitol, Dangers in the Aftermath” and found myself nodding in agreement with 95% of what he wrote. But there was one big problem [...]

Black Lives Matter DC Demands City Stop Attacks By Violent Trump Supporters

By Black Lives Matter DC, Popular Resistance. -

Washington — Today, Black Lives Matter DC leaders issued demands to Mayor Bowser, Deputy Chief Contee, City Council members and business owners and leaders in the District, telling them to send a [...]

Proud Boys Vandalize Churches And Clash With Antifascists In DC

By John Zangas, DC Media Group. -

Washington DC-A night of confrontations and violent clashes followed a day-long rally of MAGA, the followers of the defeated Trump Administration. Proud Boy hate groups led roving groups of [...]

Indigenous-Led Patrol Keeps Peace, Assists People In Inner City

By Chad Pawson, CBC.ca. -

An Indigenous-led patrol in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside is hoping for funding from the city so it can expand to provide services similar to a well-known patrol in Winnipeg. The Sweet Grass [...]

New Zealand Is Infusing Policing With A Social Work Philosophy

By Serena Solomon, Reasons to be Cheerful. -

A call for help from domestic or family violence is made on average every four minutes in New Zealand, whose high statistics regularly top global lists. And South Auckland is the country’s ground [...]

Oath Keepers’ Private Chats Show Desire For Post-Election Violence

By Unicorn Riot. -

The Oath Keepers, a militia made up of mostly retired military and law enforcement employees, have long sought to pose as a militant vanguard among Trump supporters, particularly older men. The [...]

You Can’t Go Home Again

By Nick Turse, Tom Dispatch. -

I saw them for only a few seconds. One glimpse and they were gone. The young woman wore a brown headwrap, a yellow short-sleeved shirt, and a long pink, red, and blue floral-patterned skirt. She [...]

Standing By: Right Wing Militia Groups And The US Election

By The Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project. -

Militia groups and other armed non-state actors pose a serious threat to the safety and security of American voters. Throughout the summer and leading up to the general election, these groups [...]

Countering Rightward Drift In The United States: This Struggle Is Long Term

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

This week, people are planning protests across the nation beginning the day after the election. Some, like Democratic Party-aligned groups and unions, will only demonstrate if President Trump [...]

FBI Raids Neo-Nazi Camp In Michigan

By Eric London, WSWS. -

On Thursday, with five days remaining before the US election, the FBI conducted two additional raids in Michigan and arrested Justen Watkins and Alfred Gorman, leaders of a neo-Nazi group called [...]

FBI Charges Boogaloo Adherent With Shooting Police Precinct

By Jacob Crosse, WSWS. -

On Friday the US Department of Justice released a federal criminal complaint against Ivan H. Hunter, 26, of Boerne, Texas, charging him with participating in a riot for his alleged role during [...]