The “Alt-Right” ideas are nothing new but they are taking advantage of new opportunities

By Robert Futrell & Pete Simi Since the 2016 US presidential election, observers have tried to explain the sudden rise of the “new alt-right.” This focus on newness belies the persistent and continuous aspects of US white supremacist activism. In our … Continue reading

2 Lessons from the History of the Alt-Right

By Ziad Munson “2 Lessons from the History of the Alt-Right” video link     References: “Alt-Right.” Southern Poverty Law Center Berlet, Chip and Matthew N. Lyons. 2000. Right-Wing Populism in America: Too Close for Comfort. New York: Guilford Press. Blee, Kathleen … Continue reading