Subscribe to First Page and join our fight for human rightsSign Up
Home / Topics / Extremism

Extremism

We help lead a holistic, rights-respecting response to violent domestic extremism.

Latest News and Press Releases

January 06, 2022 A year ago the United States experienced the most existential threat to its imperfect democracy since the Civil War.  The attempted coup at the U.S. Capitol on January 6th reached the...
January 06, 2022 Human Rights First salutes democracy’s champions, opposes those who undermine it WASHINGTON -- Human Rights First acknowledged the one-year anniversary of the insurrection at the United States...
December 15, 2021 WASHINGTON – Using a law originally written to cripple the KKK, District of Columbia Attorney General Karl A. Racine set a historic precedent yesterday, suing the Proud Boys and Oath Keepers...
December 07, 2021 New enterprise uses machine learning to detect extremism across online platforms WASHINGTON – Today, Human Rights First announced a new enterprise, originally conceived in its Innovation Lab as...
December 02, 2021 WASHINGTON D.C. -- Twitter’s recently-announced "Private Information Policy" is being used as a weapon against the Twitter accounts of journalists, anti-racist activists, and researchers into...
December 02, 2021 WASHINGTON D.C. -- Twitter’s recently-announced "Private Information Policy" is being used as a weapon against the Twitter accounts of journalists, anti-racist activists, and researchers into...
October 27, 2021 WASHINGTON -- Countering far-right violent extremism has become a priority for those working to prevent and counter domestic terrorism, especially after the events of January 6, 2021. Today, Human...

Pages