ProPublica Reporter Thinks There Is A ‘Distinct Possibility’ Of Future Right-Wing Extremist Attacks

ProPublica Reporter Thinks There Is A ‘Distinct Possibility’ Of Future Right-Wing Extremist Attacks 1

 

A.C. Thompson, reporter at ProPublica who covers the rise of right-wing extremism, analyzes the risk of domestic extremist groups and the ways government can combat this growing threat.
» Subscribe to MSNBC: ​

About The Rachel Maddow Show: Through her unique approach to storytelling, Rachel Maddow provides in-depth reporting to illuminate the current state of political affairs and reveals the importance of transparency and accountability from our leaders. Maddow seeks to explain our complex world and deliver news in a way that's illuminating and dynamic, connecting the dots to make sense of complex issues. Maddow also conducts interviews with individuals at the center of current news stories to provide important perspective.

MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed perspectives. Find video clips and segments from The Rachel Maddow Show, Morning Joe, Meet the Press Daily, The Beat with Ari Melber, Deadline: White House with Nicolle Wallace, Hardball, All In, Last Word, 11th Hour, and more.

Connect with MSNBC Online
Visit msnbc.com: ​
Subscribe to MSNBC Newsletter: ​
Find MSNBC on Facebook: ​
Follow MSNBC on Twitter: ​
Follow MSNBC on Instagram: ​

#MSNBC

51 Comments on "ProPublica Reporter Thinks There Is A ‘Distinct Possibility’ Of Future Right-Wing Extremist Attacks"

  1. SailorMoon | May 3, 2021 at 7:01 PM | Reply

    a good start!

  2. Alex Samaris | May 3, 2021 at 7:08 PM | Reply

    Great another Timothy McVey……
    It wouldn’t be hard for cops to infiltrate these groups (Vet the cops though)

  3. “If you see something, say something.” You better believe I’ll say something.

  4. Remember all those neo-nazi’s in Charlottesville, with their Home Depot torches and Dockers pants? 🤔😅😂
    Well, once you’ve stopped laughing at that mental image, remember that they’re still here, waiting for the day when their parents give them enough allowance money to afford another trip to DC. 😉

  5. Clarissa Gafoor | May 3, 2021 at 7:22 PM | Reply

    All very terrible of course, but chickens DO come home to roost!

  6. Elizabeth Ayres | May 3, 2021 at 7:26 PM | Reply

    I agree. Been too quiet….🧐🤓☮️

  7. Karen & Ken Schmidling | May 3, 2021 at 7:28 PM | Reply

    I am sorry for interrupting this video, Nicole I love the too, where did you get it?

  8. Mark Pilkanis | May 3, 2021 at 7:29 PM | Reply

    Time to even the odds.

  9. Sandra Lewis | May 3, 2021 at 7:37 PM | Reply

    What happened January 6 and in Republican States with their election lies is the abandonment of Democracy in favor of Authoritarian minority rule.

    • Ashlynne Shain | May 3, 2021 at 8:55 PM | Reply

      Exactly.

    • ruth depew | May 3, 2021 at 9:34 PM | Reply

      Let’s be honest, our constitution supports minority rule. In the Senate, California with nearly 60 times the population of Wyoming get same number of votes. In the presidential election, a Wyoming vote is nearly three times the vote of a Californian. In the Constitutional amendment process, states representing less than 10% of the total US population can keep the majority from correcting these inequities. Thus we have a tyranny of the minority.

    • Bill Casey | May 3, 2021 at 9:40 PM | Reply

      @ruth depew which also enables corporate types, if they corrupted the right officials, to employ them as a shield.

    • Authoritarian rule is not necessarily a bad thing depending on who the minority is. For example, Jesus is known as the “king of kings”, right? Majority rule can be even more evil, lest we forget 75 million Westerners voted for Trump last U.S. election….

    • The Nazis are back

  10. Carlos Lara | May 3, 2021 at 7:48 PM | Reply

    Platoon Sargent. Squad aim fire. Reload fire, fire……….

    • ᚪᚢᛏᚢᛗ ᚱᚪᛇᛝᚹᚪᛏᛠᚱ | May 3, 2021 at 8:39 PM | Reply

      @Carlos Lara
      Please keep making those threats sp1c as you’re helping wake Whytes up to the threat your species poses to the West.

    • Christian Thatcher | May 3, 2021 at 8:58 PM | Reply

      @ᚪᚢᛏᚢᛗ ᚱᚪᛇᛝᚹᚪᛏᛠᚱ You are all traitors to this country and will be treated and dealt with accordingly.

    • James Russell | May 3, 2021 at 10:02 PM | Reply

      @ᚪᚢᛏᚢᛗ ᚱᚪᛇᛝᚹᚪᛏᛠᚱ shut up cletus…you ain’t gonna do sh*t

    • ᚪᚢᛏᚢᛗ ᚱᚪᛇᛝᚹᚪᛏᛠᚱ | May 3, 2021 at 10:10 PM | Reply

      @Christian Thatcher <----- Glow-in-the-dark anonymous troll account Fed-posting.

  11. My Pillow Guy | May 3, 2021 at 7:48 PM | Reply

    The Gravy Seals
    The Reich Wing
    Radical Yeehawdists

  12. Brian Rivers | May 3, 2021 at 7:56 PM | Reply

    I hate to be that guy but Black folks been telling people for years about white extremists and domestic terrorism but people told us we are “exaggerating” and they were “patriots” smh lol

  13. For an Independent voter like me, KICK OUT all ReTrumplican party (R) next to their names. RIH GQP.

    • Nicholas A. | May 3, 2021 at 9:21 PM | Reply

      that type of POTUS was all, but written on the wall since the 60’s.

    • ​@Nicholas A., today ReTrumplicans have a pretty simple philosophy ……. Screw everyone but ME. ReTrumplican party has only one policy, HATE everyone who FACT CHECK on them or tell them they are wrong. They idolize one con man. SHAME. RIH GQP.

    • Billy taylor | May 3, 2021 at 10:02 PM | Reply

      @Il Was I wonder what Lincoln or Eisenhower would think of Trump or the current crop of Republicans?

    • ​@Billy taylor, Lincoln and Eisenhower must be rolling over in their graves. Lincoln created Republican Party after the Whig Party demised. SHAME.

  14. You don’t have to be a genius to know that

  15. Jed Belcher | May 3, 2021 at 8:45 PM | Reply

    As certain as the tides.

  16. Anthony Couse | May 3, 2021 at 9:06 PM | Reply

    Love thy neighbor turn him in. Interesting time in America.

    • Those Insurgents & Traitors should be punished to the full extent of the Law for trying to overthrow the Government over a LIE. We used to hang traitors.

  17. JR Blackstar | May 3, 2021 at 9:16 PM | Reply

    If there is, somebody is not doing their job.

  18. Hanover Green | May 3, 2021 at 9:22 PM | Reply

    This just in..Water is Wet!! Of course they will…Until the FBI cracks down on them and drives them back into their holes..

  19. ruth depew | May 3, 2021 at 9:36 PM | Reply

    The problem with a family member turning in an extremist relative is that so often the whole family is radicalized.

  20. stay woke
    They be creepin’
    They gon’ find you
    Gon’ catch you sleepin’ – Childish Gambino

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.


*


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.