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Netroots Nation 2014: Building a movement in 140 characters

Many of the panels, views, and strategies focused on at the Detroit conference emphasized activism, getting out the vote and ways to combat right extremism.


Sheriff, labor leaders: Right-wing extremism spurs violence

The unprecedented vilification of the nation's first African American president on national airwaves contributed to the hateful atmosphere.


New report cites “explosion” of radical right groups

Last year saw an "explosion" of extremist groups and activism across the U.S., the Southern Poverty Law Center says in a new report, "Rage on the Right: The Year in Hate and Extremism."