Charges were unsealed exactly 32 years after the bombing, which is considered the second deadliest terrorist attack in U.S. history.
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The U.S. legal framework for foreign terrorism should be adapted to the domestic context.
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On Feb. 26, federal prosecutors charged five individuals with links to Atomwaffen, a violent white supremacist group, for a pattern of harassment and intimidation. Prosecutors in the Western District of Washington charged four individuals in connection with a campaign to mail journalists threatening posters.
The Hanau attack comes amid a wave of surging anti-Semitism and violence against newly arrived migrants in Germany.
The FBI has released a report on lone offender terrorism, which is commonly referred to as lone wolf terrorism. The report examines lone offender attacks in the United States from 1972-2015. In the report, the authors analyze a collection of data about lone offenders including demographic information, ideological inclinations and radicalization timelines. The report can be read here and below.
Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared on Order from Chaos.
Responding to the recent bloodshed in El Paso and elsewhere, President Trump laid heavy blame on the internet and then invited social media companies to a White House summit to be held on Aug. 9 to discuss efforts against online extremism.