White Terrorism Shows ‘Stunning’ Parallels to Islamic State’s Rise
Like Islamic State recruits, white nationalists are attracted to an apocalyptic ideology spread through social media.
How do you write an article about “worrying similarities between the rise of the Islamic State and that of white nationalist terrorism,” and not once mention misogyny, toxic masculinity, patriarchy or the word “women?” Am I missing something?
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"The parallels are stunning": Experts see alarming echoes of the Islamic State in white nationalism's rise.
This is a superficial and pernicious comparison whose function is to erase, like all of American history and present politics
The white identity politics of the right results in its own sort of jihadism: White nationalist terrorism is following a trend eerily similar to that of jihadism under the Islamic State, in ways that do much to explain why the attacks have suddenly...