Stories tagged: extremism
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 24, 2019, 11:11 p.m.
After speaking for more than an hour about the dangers of homegrown extremism Tuesday evening, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich announced he will not seek re-election when his term ends …
Wed., Aug. 21, 2019, 5 a.m.
If anything, the growing condemnation of Matt Shea by local officials, in response to the latest details about our region’s foremost conspiratorial, paranoid, gun-worshipping, anti-government zealot, will just fuel his …
Wed., March 27, 2019, 3:34 p.m.
Facebook is extending its ban on hate speech to “white nationalists” and “white separatists” and their supporters, two categories it has previously allowed even though it has long banned “white …
UPDATED: Mon., June 19, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Google is intensifying its campaign against online extremism, saying it will put more resources toward identifying and removing videos related to terrorism and hate groups.
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 5:56 p.m.
Boko Haram’s leader has declared in a new video that he is alive, denying Nigerian government claims that his Islamic extremist group has been crushed.
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016, 12:51 p.m.
Twitter said Thursday it has suspended 360,000 accounts since mid-2015 for violating its policies banning the promotion of terrorism and violent extremism.
Sat., Nov. 14, 2015, 2:59 p.m.
The Paris terrorist attacks seem likely to compel President Barack Obama to consider military escalation against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. But that probably will not mean dramatic …