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The New Radicalization of the Internet


Internet radicalization

Credit: Woody Harrington

Social media has played a key role in the recent rise of violent right-wing extremism in the United States, including three recent incidents—one in which a man was accused of sending mail bombs to critics of the president, another in which a man shot dead two African-Americans in a Kroger's grocery store in Kentucky, and a third in which a man is accused of conducting a murderous rampage at a synagogue in Pittsburgh.

From The New York Times
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