Posted by Richard Willett - Memes and headline comments by David Icke Posted on 31 May 2022

WashPo: ADL Data on Right-Wing Extremist Violence is a Fraud

The Anti-Defamation League’s data claiming right-wing extremists are responsible for the vast majority of “extremist-related killings” is a total fraud.

Even the Washington Post last week had to come out and admit their data is junk.

Beware the data on American right-wing violence
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By Megan McArdle | May 23, 2022 at 2:45 p.m. EDT

The aftermath of the Buffalo massacre saw a spate of articles describing the menace of right-wing extremists. The New York Times’s David Leonhardt characterizes it as “a violence problem that has no equivalent on the left.” You might even have glanced at the reports these articles often cite from the Anti-Defamation League. Over the past decade, the ADL has counted about 450 murders committed by domestic political extremists, with 29 occurring just last year. It reports the overwhelming majority were committed by people with ties to various right-wing groups.

Seems straightforward, right? Well, yes — until you look at the underlying data.

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