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Right Wing Extremists

No Silver Lining After San Bernardino

Cody Lyon | Posted 12.10.2015 | New York
Cody Lyon

This country has changed since 9/11. And the high powered rifles that enabled the extremist fueled act of terrorism in California are just one ingredient to a perfect cocktail that includes all that's ugly in America today.

Is Right Wing Extremism the Biggest Danger Facing America?

Marvin Meadors | Posted 09.06.2015 | Politics
Marvin Meadors

Just after President Obama took office, a Department of Homeland Security report recognized that the combination of a tanking economy together with the election of America's first African-American president might trigger right-wing violence. The report was later withdrawn, given the headwinds of conservative criticism.

SHOCK: Serving Soldiers Planned To Bring Down U.S. Government

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 10.27.2012 | Crime

LUDOWICI, Ga. — Four Army soldiers based in southeast Georgia killed a former comrade and his girlfriend to protect an anarchist militia group t...

Romney Versus Romney

Peter J. Ognibene | Posted 05.26.2012 | Politics
Peter J. Ognibene

George Romney stood up to the GOP's right-wing extremists, including his party's presidential candidate, while his son trembles before the loutish Limbaugh. Though Mitt Romney may carry his father's DNA, he failed to inherit his father's spine.

Creative Ways to Counter Right-Wing Extremism: Trojan T-Shirts

Jalees Rehman, M.D. | Posted 10.12.2011 | World
Jalees Rehman, M.D.

The fact that some right-wing extremists were impressed by the humor in "Operation Trojan T-Shirt" illustrates the need to develop creative approaches to interact with them.

Impeach Clarence Thomas

Andrew Reinbach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrew Reinbach

If Mr. Justice Thomas takes allegations he committed perjury for 13 years seriously enough to defend himself before a recent Federalist Society dinner, then they're certainly serious enough to warrant formal investigation of said allegations.

Senator Scott Brown On Austin Terror Attack: "People Are Frustrated"

Bill Lichtenstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Lichtenstein

In what Fox News is calling his first national TV interview since being elected, Scott Brown pointed to the public's frustration with Washington when he was asked about Joe Stack.

Man with a Gun Near Obama Rally -- Hell No!

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cenk Uygur

Imagine he was Muslim and waiting for Bush with a gun. How long would that guy have lasted? You think they'd let him just sit there and wait for Bush?

Sam Stein

Conservative Group Still Promoting Proud-To-Be-A-Right-Wing Extremist Cards | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The murder of abortion provider George Tiller and the killing of a security guard at the Washington D.C. Holocaust museum by a white supremacist on We...

DHS Report On Right-Wing Requested By Bush Administration

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Yesterday, a Department of Homeland Security report about the rising radicalization of "rightwing extremists" was leaked. The right wing was immediate...