Antifa

US President Trump holds photo opportunity in front of St John's Church in Washington
Donald Trump will not attend George Floyd funeral

Five days ago, Trump was rushed to an underground bunker at the White House as protesters gathered by the building, clashing with law enforcement.

By LEON SVERDLOV
05/06/2020
A general view of Jerusalem's old city shows the Dome of the Rock in the compound known to Muslims a
Temple Mount prayer session held with Christian pastors for peace in US

“There is no excuse for allowing the flames of division to burn, we are all children of one God, and we have to say not more violence,” said Glick as he ascended to the Temple Mount.

U.S. President Donald Trump and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Turkey tries to exploit US protests for political gain - analysis

Turkey’s pro-government media has taken a cue from Qatar’s Al-Jazeera to try to play both sides of the US political aisle, seeking to be both far-right and far-left.

White House briefly amplifies rumor that LA Chabad is fueling antifa

Even after the synagogue dismantled the barriers and rebutted the rumors, the White House amplified the misinformation in a video that it tweeted and then later deleted.

By PHILISSA CRAMER/JTA , BEN SALES/JTA
04/06/2020
Antifa protestors in Washington D.C, 2017
Antifa’s complex origins: 'Terrorism' or anti-fascism?

In many ways, the US concentration on Antifa has amplified the group’s presence or people's awareness of it, such that it may gain a following without having actually had much of one.

Here’s what you need to know about the anti-fascist group Antifa

Amid George Floyd protests, Trump called Antifa a terror organization.

By BEN SALES/JTA
01/06/2020
If Antifa is a 'terrorist' group, how could the US fight it?

The US is not the only country to wrestle with domestic terrorism. Many countries have experiences fighting terrorist groups that are either home-grown or have locals who adhere to their ideology

Protest at the 3rd precinct in Minneapolis for the murder of George Floyd by four police officers.
America brings the 'war on terror' home – analysis

The Left and Right have labelled rioters as "domestic terrorists" but this could have dangerous implications

Protesters rally at the White House against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd,
Trump taken to underground bunker amid protests, calls for Antifa ban

As protests outside the White House turned violent, the president was ushered by the Secret Service into a bunker used in times of terrorist attacks.

A man holds a baseball bat while protecting the premises of the Division of Indian Work, a non-gover
White supremacists, Soros, 'Russians,' and Antifa blamed for US protests

Despite lack of evidence, conspiracy theories advanced by politicians and commentators on the Left and Right seek to argue that protests were organized by professionals to destabilize the US.

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