Fact Sheet

Recycled Bigotry: Antisemitic Conspiracy Theories Go Mainstream

June 30, 2023

Far-right actors in the U.S. center historic antisemitic conspiracy theories as a key tactic in their campaign to mainstream hate and extremism. This approach gives…

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Anti-Trans Extremism: The Far Right’s New Strategy to Spread Hate

June 30, 2023

Mainstream far-right actors are escalating a nationwide campaign to eliminate the trans community from American society – a dangerous threat to trans people and one…

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U.S. GLOBAL MAGNITSKY SANCTIONS

June 30, 2023

The best-known of the United States government’s (USG) targeted sanctions tools to address human rights abuse and corruption is the Global Magnitsky (GloMag) sanctions program.…

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Biden Administration Asylum Ban

June 28, 2023

Widely Opposed Misstep Violates Law and Fuels Wrongful Deportation of Refugees

On May 16, 2023, the Biden administration published a final rule (“asylum ban”)…

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Troops at the Border

May 18, 2023

VFAI and veterans across the country are deeply concerned with recent domestic troop deployments amid anti-immigrant rhetoric that poses a unique threat to our…

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Male Supremacy and Misogyny: Mainstreaming Extremism Through Local Government

March 31, 2023

WHAT IS MALE SUPREMACY AND MISOGYNY?

Male supremacism is a social hierarchy which places cisgendered—or straight—men as superior to others and justifies their social…

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Xenophobia & Anti-Immigrant Extremism: From Fringe to Mainstream

March 31, 2023

WHAT IS XENOPHOBIA & ANTI-IMMIGRANT EXTREMISM?

Xenophobia and anti-immigrant extremism perpetuate the idea that immigrants, or people who are perceived to be “foreign” or…

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Biden Administration’s Proposed Asylum Ban: Illegal, Inhumane, and No Solution

February 23, 2023

On February 23, 2023, the Biden administration published a proposed rule that would illegally ban many refugees from seeking asylum in the…

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