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 The Radical Right Infiltrates Suburban Communities

How The Radical Right Infiltrates Suburban Communities

A 3-year study of a southern American community shows how the radical right weaponizes religion, recreation, and cryptocurrency for radicalization.

Authoritarians Are Winning Their War On Western Democracy

Authoritarians Are Winning Their War On Western Democracy

As long as America fails to safeguard democracy, authoritarians will continue to undermine western liberalism and grow their influence.

The Latest Frontier In Radicalization: Gaming

The Latest Frontier In Radicalization: Gaming

Gaming has become more prevalent in our society, sparking careers and building community. But now, extremists are exploiting games to recruit.

Why “The Power Of The Image” Matters For Radical-Right Extremists

Why “The Power Of The Image” Matters For Radical-Right Extremists

Modern white supremacists have exploited social media to recruit for their cause. But the image they present to the public is far from the truth.

White Supremacist “Patriot Front” Rally Exposes Splits On The Far-Right

White Supremacist “Patriot Front” Rally Exposes Splits On The Far-Right

Some falsely called it a false flag. Others disagreed with the tactics. The radical right's reaction to Patriot Front's DC rally shows they're not as united as they seem.

Why Extremism Appeals To Some Active & Former Military Members

Why Extremism Appeals To Some Active & Former Military Members

Hyper-masculine military culture can create a bridge of familiarity between the archetypal ‘hero’ and supremacy or between patriotism and ultranationalism, turning the far-right into an appealing alternative.

The Rise Of Far-Right Educational Censorship And Corruption In Cyprus

The Rise Of Far-Right Educational Censorship And Corruption In Cyprus

The corruption-plagued Cyprus government is tearing up textbook pages and seeking to censor artist Giorgos Gavriel.

How Extremists Weaponize Community To Recruit During The Pandemic

How Extremists Weaponize Community To Recruit During The Pandemic

Far-right extremists are exploiting social needs like identity, belonging, community, and purpose to recruit. We must understand these tactics in order to effectively combat them.

The Far-Right Is Exploiting Anti-CRT Protests To Build Grassroots Extremism

The Far-Right Is Exploiting Anti-CRT Protests To Build Grassroots Extremism

Right-wing extremist groups are weaponizing imaginary fears about CRT in schools to push their agenda and radicalize more followers.

New “Anti-Woke” University Will Be An Incubator For Far-Right Ideas

New “Anti-Woke” University Will Be An Incubator For Far-Right Ideas

Bari Weiss' proposed "University of Austin" is an example of how the far-right seeks to normalize extremism as alternative forms of “knowledge."

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