The Atomwaffen Division has been disbanded and has regrouped under the name of the National Socialist Order.Atomwaffen Division is an active group of disparate cells operating within the United States that promote National Socialist/fascist ideology and prepare for an impending race-war ala Charles Manson's 'helter skelter' beliefs. To prepare, adherents participate in 'hate camps' in the wilderness, where they train with firearms and rail against their enemies. The group has about 80 members nationwide, and supporters often use the nuclear hazard emoji in their social media account names to denote allegiance (see group image). Leaderless resistance, and personalized (lone wolf) direct action are Atomwaffen Division's favored organizing principles.Four murders and a bomb plot have been attributed to members of the group in the past year; as such, the Atomwaffen constitutes a clear danger to the public. IdeologyTRAC Library: (PDF) James Mason: 'Siege'- (Right Wing…
Atomwaffen Division - United States
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