Questions tagged [alt-right]

In the United States, the alt-right is a term used to refer to a far right political movement that is very nationalist, and often borders on white nationalist, or racist views. Use this tag to discuss the movement, and white nationalism on the far right in general

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Do the policies that Ben Shapiro supports align with those of the Alt-Right? [closed]

The Economist released a headline labeling him as alt-right before retracting the statement due to heavy criticism from Shapiro himself and other conservatives 1 . He has rejected this label and said ...
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What is the Alt-Left?

What is the Alt-Left and how different are they from the Far-Left or Ultra-Left? Are they similar to the Alt-Right in any way?
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Which US states have the most right-wing, “alt-right”, KKK affiliated or neo-nazi groups?

I've been looking for statistics about the subject, out of personal curiosity. I know a lot of these groups have no official records, but some do (like militias, etc). I was wondering if anybody had ...
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Why are some against the removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee?

The Unite the Right rally was ostensibly a protest over the removal of the Robert E. Lee sculpture in Charlottesville, Virginia. While I realize that many protesters used this as an excuse for other ...
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Who organized the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville?

Who organized, promoted, and attended the recent "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville? Self-answered question, because I think that there is a lot of - actual or purported - unclarity about ...
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How does the alt-right differ from the far-right?

Based on my assessment of the 'alt-right', their values and beliefs do not differ significantly from that of more classic far-right populism/nationalism. They oppose immigration. They are ...
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What is the 'alt-right'?

Recently Clinton gave a speech that the majority of Trump supporters were young tech-savvy enthusiastic radically right-wing individuals who have taken over the Republican party from mainstream ...