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The Spread Of ‘Accelerationism’ And Its White-Supremacist Violence Is Now A Global Threat
Members of the white-power accelerationist group The Base pose during paramilitary training exercises at a site in northeastern Washington state in 2019. Image from: Screengrab

The Spread Of ‘Accelerationism’ And Its White-Supremacist Violence Is Now A Global Threat

Of all the radical right’s multiple permutations in the era of Donald Trump—Proud Boys, QAnon conspiracy theorists, “Patriot” militiamen, and “Boogaloo Bois” among them—the most worrisome by far is the spread of white-power “accelerationism."