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...
CEP Briefing Paper: Misuse Of Online Services By Transnational Right-Wing Extremist And Terrorist Networks
The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) has published a new briefing paper entitled, The Misuse of Online Platforms by Violent Right-Wing Extremists and Terrorists. The paper follows an in-depth study in 2020 in which CEP, commissioned by the Federal...
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:
What the enemy desires most is to silence our message. Our [web]sites keep getting taken down and we keep putting them back up.James Mason, American neo-Nazi Nov. 12, 2021
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From over 3,000 miles away, Finland attempts to educate Finnish children of ISIS parents detained in Syria’s al-Hol… https://t.co/wfF9EZeQhm
At least 22 civilians killed in an attack on a camp for internally displaced people in the northeast DRC. The same… https://t.co/FiLxHKDwy4
The U.S. today revoked designation of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) as a foreign terrorist orga… https://t.co/p1tkLqkQsd
Australian woman who described herself & husband as the jihadi Bonnie & Clyde reportedly jailed again, then allowed… https://t.co/vVwLxQru4e
Working paper finds that disinfo “used as a kind of Trojan horse" to push New Zealanders to anti-vax and then far-r… https://t.co/kD0zmgXuXr
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