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Members of the Proud Boys and supporters of US President Donald Trump show up at the US Capitol Buil

Senate pushes FBI on intelligence 'fail' on Proud Boys at Capitol Riots

Democratic Senator Dick Durbin wrote to FBI director Christopher Wray asking whether the agency had adequately pushed its sources in the extremist group to understand their plans.

By REUTERS
04/05/2021
Supporters of US President Donald Trump gather in Washington at Capitol

NY man threatened lawmakers, called Congress ‘Zionist Occupied Gov't’

In the days after the Capitol riot, Hunt posted threatening social media posts, including a video called “KILL YOUR SENATORS.”

By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL / JTA
29/04/2021
An FBI vehicle

Four Proud Boys were on the FBI's radar before the Capitol Riots

The Proud Boys have earned a reputation as right-wing protestors and street fighters who have clashed with leftists at rallies in Portland, New York, Washington and elsewhere.

By REUTERS
27/04/2021

US Homeland Security to investigate domestic extremism in its ranks

President Joe Biden called for funding to investigate any complaints of white supremacist beliefs at immigration enforcement agencies within DHS.

By REUTERS
27/04/2021
A mob of supporters of former US President Donald Trump fight with members of law enforcement at a d

Brooklyn man, 19, charged with breaking into Capitol on Jan. 6

The man told FBI agents that he “wanted to be where the action was”.

By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL / JTA
23/04/2021

Two Proud Boys detained by US judge over role in storming Capitol

The judge said in his ruling that Nordean and Biggs are charged with "gravely serious matters" and their leadership roles and lack of remorse all weighed in favor of detention.

By REUTERS
19/04/2021
A mob of supporters of former US President Donald Trump fight with members of law enforcement at a d

Oath Keepers founding member is first to plead guilty in US Capitol riot

Five people, including Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick, died in the violence.

By REUTERS
18/04/2021

Capitol Police leadership held back some equipment during riot-official

Protesters during last summer's anti-racism demonstrations were injured by such weapons.

By REUTERS
15/04/2021
A Nazi's salute at a neo-Nazi rally in Kansas City, Missouri.

FBI director says US far-right extremists traveled to network in Europe

Wray said some US far-right extremists had traveled to Europe to meet and possibly train with activists.

By REUTERS
15/04/2021
Former UN ambassador from the US Nikki Haley looks on ahead of the final 2020 US presidential campai

Nikki Haley: I won't run for President if Trump does

"That is something we'll have a conversation about at some point if a decision like that has to be made."

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