When hate and extremism veer left, it should be condemned, too

     

The Huffington Post — In an opinion piece, Brian Levin, director of Cal State San Bernardino’s HuffingtonPostCenter for the Study of Hate and Extremism, wrote: “The horrific shooting at the Washington, D.C., headquarters of the Family Research Council that left a hero security guard wounded, should initially be analyzed as an apparent example of a hate crime as well as a lone wolf act of domestic terrorism, unless the facts of the continuing investigation determine otherwise. As a nonpartisan research center devoted to the study of hate and terrorism, we are publicly doing so for a variety of compelling reasons.”

The article was published Aug. 16, 2012.

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