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Gab, a social-networking site popular among the far right, seems to be capitalising on Twitter bans and Parler being forced offline. It says it’s gaining 10,000 new users an hour.

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 […]
Gab, a social-networking site popular among the far right, seems to be capitalising on Twitter bans and Parler being forced offline. It says it’s gaining 10,000 new users an hour.
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Top conservative figures are tweeting to advertise their Parler accounts after Trump was permanently banned from Twitter

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 […]
Top conservative figures are tweeting to advertise their Parler accounts after Trump was permanently banned from Twitter
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Pro-Trump rioters reportedly attempted to storm the Georgia Capitol

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 […]
Pro-Trump rioters reportedly attempted to storm the Georgia Capitol
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Suspects accused of targeting Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer have a history of ties to self-styled militias. Here’s what you need to know about these extremist groups.

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 […]
Suspects accused of targeting Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer have a history of ties to self-styled militias. Here’s what you need to know about these extremist groups.