The episode highlights the obvious: For decades now, the most serious threat of domestic terrorism has come from the growing ranks of paranoid, anti-government hate groups that draw their inspiration, vocabulary and anger from the far right.Read Eugene Robinson's "The Hutaree militia and the rising risk of far-right violence" in the Washington Post today.
It is disingenuous for mainstream purveyors of incendiary far-right rhetoric to dismiss groups such as the Hutaree by saying that there are "crazies on both sides." This simply is not true.
Tuesday, March 30, 2010
"The Hutaree militia and the rising risk of far-right violence"
Eugene Robinson has a must-read column in the Washington Post today: