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Far-Right Extremist Mobilization Surges During U.S. Unrest


Far-Right Extremist Mobilization Surges During U.S. Unrest

Thursday, August 27, 2020
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In this video, Center for Global Policy (CGP) non-resident fellows Alejandro J. Beutel and Daryl Johnson discuss insights from their recent article “Far-Right Extremist Mobilization Surges During U.S. Unrest.” The talk includes a survey of recent U.S. far-right actor mobilization, findings from the article's open source dataset mapping far-left and far-right presence around the nationwide anti-racism protests, a forecast of future short-term extremist trends before during and immediately after the 2020 U.S. national elections and policy recommendations. Disclaimer: The views expressed in this video are the speaker’s own and do not necessarily reflect the views of START, the University of Maryland or the United States government.

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