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START research, education and professional training relevant to domestic extremism


START research, education and professional training relevant to domestic extremism

February 10, 2021William Braniff

Over the past 18 months, and especially following the January 6, 2021 insurrection, public and private institutions are paying increased attention to issues of domestic extremism and how best to address it. START data, findings and customized (synchronous and asynchronous in-person and online) professional training capabilities may be of relevance for federal, state, local, territorial and tribal governmental actors, as well as the private sector.

Selected START products include: