Scientist Marc Van Ranst is in hiding with his family in a safe house with 24-hour security after a far-right sniper staked out his home.
Insider traced the route of a video comparing US and Russian military recruitment ads from pro-Kremlin networks to Cruz's Twitter feed.
Rep. Peter Meijer told CNN that "disillusionment and alienation" could lead conservatives not to vote or trigger violence like the January 6 attack.
An internal report obtained by ABC News found right-wing extremists intended to infiltrate law enforcement to commit violence on minority groups.
The Capitol was on high alert amid fears of more far-right violence following the January 6 insurrection by Trump supporters.
6 men who guarded Roger Stone in DC stormed the Capitol,The New York Times found. All of those guards are reportedly associated with the Oath Keepers, a militant extremist group. Some Oath Keepers planned for the insurrection, according to court documents obtained by Insider. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
Chris Pratt’s brother appears to be connected to an extremist militant group, Open Vallejo reported. Daniel “Cully” Pratt, a sheriff’s deputy in California, has posted about the Three Percenters. Chris Pratt has worn clothes with symbols associated with far-right groups in the past. This article has been updated to include […]
Jewish Americans have been politically divided over support for Trump. The pro-Trump Capitol riot on January 6 that featured at least one Holocaust reference showed the depth of that chasm. While most American Jews voted for Biden, most Orthodox Jews approved of Trump’s job as president. Visit Insider’s homepage for […]
The FBI is probing whether foreign actors provided funding to groups and individuals who helped insitgate the Capitol riots on January 6, reported NBC News. According to a report by Bitcoin experts last week, $US500,000 in the currency was transferred to US far-right groups and individuals by a now deceased […]
Gab, a social-networking site popular among the far right, has reported massive growth over the past few days as other sites crack down on posts inciting violence and Parler has gone offline. More than 10,000 new users are joining every hour, the company said in a recent tweet. Gab has […]
Police departments across the US have placed officers on leave while they investigate their attendance at last week’s rally of President Donald Trump’s supporters in Washington, DC, that turned into a riot. The officers serve in police forces in the states of Washington, California, Texas, and Virginia, according to reports. […]
A man who was photographed carrying House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s lectern during the Capitol Hill riot on Wednesday has been arrested, according to Tampa-based NBC affiliate WFLA-TV. The man, identified as Adam Christian Johnson, was booked in Pinellas County, Florida, on Friday night, and remains in jail on a warrant […]
Top conservative figures have announced they’re moving to Parler after Twitter removed President Donald Trump’s account and banned him from using the platform. QAnon supporter Angela Stanton-King and Republican Rep. Thomas Massie are among those encouraging Twitter users to follow them on Parler, a social media app touted by conservatives […]
The fundraising arm of a national Republican attorney general group sent out robocalls the day before the deadly riot at the Capitol urging people to “march,” according to NBC News. “At 1 p.m., we will march to the Capitol building and call on Congress to stop the steal,” a voice […]
Amid the DC riots, Trump supporters reportedly also gathered at the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta, according to reports and a staffer who works in the Capitol. The staffer, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, told Insider he and his team were told to work from home for the […]
Russia could exploit its influence with white nationalist groups in the US to foment election day violence, terrorism experts have told Business Insider. In recent years, the Russian Imperial Movement has formed ties with US white nationalists, and spread racist propaganda and conspiracies on social media. The movement was recently […]
Federal prosecutors on Thursday charged six men on suspicion of conspiring to kidnap the Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and incite violence against the government. Many of these members have a history of ties to anti-government, extremist movements. Here’s what you need to know about the so-called militias that are associated […]