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Neo Nazis, Alt-Right, and White Supremacists encircle counter protestors at the base of a statue of Thomas Jefferson after marching through the University of Virginia campus with torches in Charlottesville, Va., USA on August 11, 2017 (Photo by Shay Horse/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

It’s Not Just Trump, U.S. Law Enforcement Is Not Focused On Far-Right Extremism

WASHINGTON ― The death of 32-year-old anti-racist protester Heather Heyer at the hands of a white supremacist on Saturday was the most recent of at least 65 fatal incidents perpetrated by right-wing e...
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 13: U.S. Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) speaks during a hearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee June 13, 2017 in Washington, DC. Attorney General Jeff Sessions was expected to face sharp questioning on his prior contacts with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak and his involvement in the firing of FBI director James Comey. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Hot Mic Catches Senator Slamming 'Unattractive' Congressman Who Ripped Her

Another lawmaker assured Susan Collins that she could 'beat the s**t' out of the guy.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, accompanied by Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO), Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) and Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX), speaks to the media following the weekly policy luncheons on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., June 6, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Mitch McConnell Delays Vote On GOP Senate Health Care Bill

WASHINGTON ― Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) told senators on Tuesday that he will delay a vote on the Senate GOP health care bill until after the July Fourth recess. "We will not be on...
Jared Loughner (C) is shown in a courtroom sketch sitting with his attorney Judy Clark (L) during his hearing in federal court in Tucson, Arizona, August 7, 2012. Loughner pleaded guilty to killing six people and wounding 13 others, including then-U.S. congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, in an Arizona shooting rampage last year, and will be spared the death penalty in exchange. REUTERS/Maggie Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: CRIME LAW)

Here's Why You Shouldn't Jump To Conclusions About Mass Shooters' Motivations

Just over half a decade ago, Jared Lee Loughner opened fire on then-Rep. Gabby Giffords (D-Ariz.) and a group of constituents she was meeting near a Tucson Safeway in Arizona. He killed six people and...
<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/congressman-baseball-shooter_us_594127cbe4b0d3185486289d?7u&amp;ncid=inblnkushpmg00000009">James Hodgkinson</a>&nbsp;opened fire on Republicans practicing for an upcoming charity baseball game in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday.

Man Who Attacked Republican Politicians Was A Bernie Supporter With A Violent History

WASHINGTON ― The man who opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for an upcoming baseball game on Wednesday was apparently a Bernie Sanders supporter outspoken in his distaste for the GOP, Pres...
Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the U.K. opposition Labour Party, gestures as he leaves the party's headquarters in London, U.K., on Friday, June 9, 2017. Theresa May's future as Britain's prime minister was thrown into doubt after her gamble to call an early election backfired spectacularly just 10 days before Brexit negotiations are due to start. Photographer: Luke MacGregor/Bloomberg via Getty Images

What Jeremy Corbyn And The UK Election Should Teach Hillary Clinton -- And Democrats

Democrats must choose between being the party of the Good Aristocrats and the party that fights Authoritarians.
MISSOULA, MT - MAY 24: Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte looks on during a campaign meet and greet at Lambros Real Estate on May 24, 2017 in Missoula, Montana. Greg Gianforte is campaigning throughout Montana ahead of a May 25 special election to fill Montana's single congressional seat. Gianforte is in a tight race against democrat Rob Quist. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Republican Candidate Charged With Assault After 'Body-Slamming' Reporter

On the eve of Montana's special election, Greg Gianforte, the millionaire Republican running for the state's open congressional seat, was charged with misdemeanor assault after attacking a reporter fo...
MISSOULA, MT - MAY 24: Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte looks on during a campaign meet and greet at Lambros Real Estate on May 24, 2017 in Missoula, Montana. Greg Gianforte is campaigning throughout Montana ahead of a May 25 special election to fill Montana's single congressional seat. Gianforte is in a tight race against democrat Rob Quist. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Reporter Says Republican Candidate 'Body Slammed' Him Over Question He Didn't Like

On the eve of Montana's special election, a reporter for The Guardian on Wednesday accused Greg Gianforte, the millionaire Republican running for the state's open congressional seat, of assaulting him...