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Anti-Abortion Violence: America's Forgotten Terrorism
Anti-Abortion Violence: America's Forgotten Terrorism
The April 2012 arrest of Francis Grady for allegedly setting off an incendiary device at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Wisconsin serves to remind Americans of a form of extremism that has garnered less attention in recent years compared to other forms of extremism, but remains troubling element of America's domestic terrorism environment: anti-abortion violence.

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Terrorist groups use symbols that express their goals and violent ideologies. By examining the distinct symbols used by terrorists, we can gain a better understanding of exactly how powerful a symbol can be.  
The United States has seen a "significant and troubling" resurgence of racist skinhead activity, with a rise in the number of organized racist skinhead groups as well as a rise in the number of unaffiliated racist skinheads. In a new report, ADL warns that racist skinhead activity in the U.S. is rising, with active groups or individuals identifying themselves as racist skinheads in nearly all states in the country.
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