Sunday, October 21, 2018

Antifa: US security agencies label group 'domestic terrorists' | The Independent

US security officials have classified the left-wing group Antifa as "domestic terrorists", confidential documents have revealed. 


The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has reportedly been warning about the growing threat of violence between left-wing anarchists and right-wing nationalists since 2016, amid claims Antifa's activity has become more confrontational, according to documents seen by Politico


A confidential intelligence report by the DHS and the FBI accused the "anarchist extremists" of attacks on police, government and political institutions, along with any other symbols of the "capitalist system" or displays of racism, social injustice or fascism.