While extremists of differing ideologies aligning to further a common goal is not a new phenomenon, recent activity suggests that this overlap is becoming more common as extremist ideas are shared online.
The invasion of the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021 by pro-Trump extremists forced a suspension of the Joint Session of Congress certifying the results of the 2020 election and necessitated the evacuation of elected officials and staff.
Twenty-five Years Later, Oklahoma City Bombing Inspires a New Generation of Extremists
Twenty-five years later, the Oklahoma City bombing remains the deadliest act of domestic terrorism in American history. Today, the deadly bombing is one of the inspirations for a new and violent segment of the white supremacist movement.