‘Escalating’ far-right violence in U.S. to pose greatest terrorist threat: experts

Article Link: https://globalnews.ca/news/7116354/far-right-violence-america-terrorism-threat/

Discussion posted by: Arye ben-Shaoul

Far-right extremism is by far the most common ideology behind terrorist incidents in the United States, according to a new analysis. In a report released last week, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) analyzed 25 years of domestic terrorism incidents, finding that “right-wing attacks and plots account for the majority of all terrorist incidents in the United States since 1994,” outpacing terrorist acts by all other sources such as “far-left networks and individuals inspired by the Islamic State and al-Qaeda.”