The Daily Beast reports:
As federal authorities crack down on the far right after the Jan. 6 Capitol riot, the movement’s leaders have found new sources of suspicion: each other. In the Trumpist “America First” movement and the far-right paramilitary group the Proud Boys, alliances are fracturing as extremists brand each other as potential informants. Now racist live-streamers are accusing their former comrades of attempting to turn over followers to law enforcement, while Proud Boys chapters are splintering from the national organization over similar fears.
Read the full article. Enjoyable.
Far-right extremist organizers sold their followers on a mix of Spartan manly brotherhood and Don’t Tread On Me antigovernment solidarity.
Now it’s a race to turn each other in to the FBI in a rush for immunity. https://t.co/xFGXixEB9n
— Max Burns (@themaxburns) February 14, 2021