The violent right-wing extremist milieu in the United States and Europe has developed a distinctly transnational character in its activities and therefore presents an increasing security threat on both sides of the Atlantic.
Three Years After Finsbury Park Mosque Attack: CEP Welcomes Commission For Countering Extremism’s Efforts To Combat Hate Crimes and Hate Speech
Three years ago, Darren Osbourne drove a van into a crowd of worshippers outside The Finsbury Park Mosque, killing one and wounding ten people. Osbourne was not a devout ideologue. He had become radicalized in less than a month through the rapid...
Following the shooting in Hanau, Germany, the Counter Extremism Project (CEP) warns against underestimating the threat posed by right-wing extremism.
CEP is providing resources on extremism and counter-extremism in Canada on the anniversary of the January 29 attack at the Quebec Islamic Cultural Center in Quebec City. Right-wing extremist Alexandre Bissonnette is accused of carrying out the attack...
In the late Summer of 2014, as I sat in the canteen of the Polish Institute of International Affairs (PISM) in Warsaw, a report on RT (Russia Today) caught my eye. It zoomed in on four Frenchmen who traveled to Donetsk to fight in the Ukraine war on...
- Right-wing Extremism
- National Front
- Golden Dawn
- Forza Nuova
- Charlie Hebdo
- Political Party
It’s no secret that right-wing groups in Europe are gaining momentum. Organizations and political parties such as France’s National Front, Hungary’s Jobbik, Greek's Golden Dawn and Italy’s Forza Nuova are gaining popularity as the people of Europe...
Right-wing extremist groups have traditionally rejected democratic values, particularly equality. They have, however, used the democratic process to gain strength across Europe in recent years. Last year, right-wing extremist political parties...
Extremists: Their Words. Their Actions.
In Their Own Words:
The Hispanic population is willing to return to their home countries if given the right incentive. An incentive that myself and many other patriotic Americans will provide… [terrorist attacks will] remove the threat of the Hispanic voting bloc.Patrick Crusius, El Paso Shooter Aug. 2019
CEP on Twitter
“Syria has systematically targeted health facilities as a weapon of war from the early years of the revolution-turn… https://t.co/Wkn4OJCaZj
The Center for Islam and Global Affairs at the Istanbul Zaim University in Turkey is hosting a reportedly Muslim Br… https://t.co/UzlJlZwuOa
After a string of violent attacks, French oil giant Total pulled out of Mozambique, where it had been working on a… https://t.co/cUGNoNCj0S
UN experts said they were unable to find evidence of direct support by ISIS of an Islamist militia in eastern Congo… https://t.co/0XR3gmYBve
Yesterday, New York woman Noelle Velentzas was sentenced to 198 months, about 16 and a half years, in prison for he… https://t.co/F3JsEPNMfU
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