A weekly review of violent extremism in America


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February 6, 2023

Last Week in Review


Michigan man convicted of fighting for ISIS in Syria
Detroit News

Ohio man gets 10 years for trying to travel to Afghanistan to train with ISIS
Times Union

Married couple sentenced to prison for trying to travel abroad to fight for ISIS
News Advocate

New Mexico man indicted for orchestrating drive-by shootings of Democratic officials’ homes
Associated Press

NYC woman charged with financing terrorist groups in Syria through cryptocurrency
ABC News

Hate Crimes

New Jersey man arrested for throwing Molotov cocktail at synagogue
CBS News

Utica man charged with hate crime for trying to set store clerks on fire
Daily Sentinel

South Carolina man charged with hate crime for killing transgender woman
The State

San Francisco man charged with hate crime for attacking 3 Asian Americans
KRON4-San Francisco

Assault on the Capitol

Texas man sentenced to 2 years for assaulting officer with a flag pole
Justice News

3 men charged with clashing with police in separate incidents on Jan. 6
Associated Press

Michigan couple arrested for assaulting police while recording the attack
Justice News

Indictments (so far): 948 charged for Jan. 6 assault on the Capitol
GW Program on Extremism

In-Depth Look at Extremism

Inside the Haqqani Terrorist Network
Fresh Air (audio)

The Extremist History of White Christian Nationalism
The Takeaway (audio)

The Deplatforming Debate
Tech Against Terrorism


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