Members of the Oath Keepers militia group, including Jessica Marie Watkins (Far Left) who has since been indicted by federal authorities for her role in the siege on the Capitol, stand among supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump occupying the east front steps of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., January 6, 2021. Picture taken January 6, 2021. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

The Globalization Of Extreme Right Terrorism

By George Michael

The past several years have witnessed a resurgence of right-wing political violence throughout the Western world. Sporadic episodes, including mass shootings, have elevated the threat of racial violence from the extreme right to the extent that is now assessed as a potentially greater hazard than jihadi terrorism.

ssue. For instance, at a hearing before the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee in February 2020, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director ...