Although the transnational nature of radical-right environmentalism is often publicly overlooked, eco-nationalism seems to be resurfacing in this time of global climate change. The ongoing fires wreaking havoc in the Amazon appear as a painful...
Cynthia Miller-IdrissOversight committee hearing on “Confronting Violent White Supremacy (Part III):Addressing the Transnational Threat” is love now at this link. @kathleen_belew about to give oral testimony.
House Committee on Oversight and Reform
Day after day, researchers are immersed in the propaganda of ISIS and neo-Nazi factions. But there's almost no discussion of the mental toll of examining the world's most dangerous extremists.
Cynthia Miller-IdrissBravo @HannahAllam for this important piece, something we all struggle with- we need to mentor better on self care and mental heath for researchers of extremism
Extremism Researchers Struggle With The Mental Toll Of Their Work : NPR
Demographic conspiracies should not be seen as fringe enterprises restricted to gullible extremists – they have an increasingly mainstream appeal. Enoch Powell’s 1968 ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech has infamously seared itself into the British public’s...
What is deradicalisation? And what does it look like for individuals involved in radical right movements? As part of a new EU-STRIVE funded project with Hedayah, CARR will be unpicking these questions along with practitioners,...
These memes frame violent mass murder as sanctified white male dominance and a pathway for disaffected young white men to recover their “proper” masculinity. A new series of memes are being shared on social media platforms, including 4Chan and the...
Two white students are charged with assaulting a black student.
Cynthia Miller-IdrissRacist attack at Arizona, with arrests made only following campus protest when “university's police department initially referred Frazier and Rawlings to the dean of students' office, rather than charging them with assault.”