What Can America Do About Far-Right Extremism?

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Published on May 26, 2022 - Duration: 01:30s

What Can America Do About Far-Right Extremism?

What Can America Do About , Far-Right Extremism?.

America has been inundated with mass shootings as of late.

America has been inundated with mass shootings as of late.

America has been inundated with mass shootings as of late.

In the case of the alleged Buffalo, New York, shooter, ABC News reports he left notes indicating radical, far-right and racist motivations.

The suspect explains that he cultivated his beliefs on the internet.

Experts fear the recent mass shooting highlights the evolution of white supremacy in the United States.

We've had too many wake-up calls at this point for me to feel confident that we're going to suddenly change the current path that we are on.

, Michael Edison Hayden, senior investigative reporter at the Southern Poverty Law Center, via ABC News.

Experts believe radicalization occurs across the country due to the internet and the normalization of hateful media rhetoric.

Experts believe radicalization occurs across the country due to the internet and the normalization of hateful media rhetoric.

Some fear the current divisive climate in the country has allowed right-wing extremism to grow exponentially.

We better understand this is a clear and present danger to American democracy.

, Marc Morial, president of the National Urban League, via ABC News.

Per the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), alleged right-wing attacks have been the source of many terrorist incidents in the United States since 1994.

The last two years -- 2021 and 2020 -- were the highest recorded years of domestic terrorism, plots and attacks, so the trends are pretty concerning.

, Seth Jones, Senior Vice President of CSIS, via ABC News.

Experts say to de-normalize white supremacy, call out racism when you see it in your community.

Your silence is your acceptance.

, Rasawn Ray, senior fellow at The Brookings Institution, via ABC News


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