MEDIA BY OUR EXPERTS
“Mothers for QAnon.” Annie Kelly for The New York Times. September 10, 2020.
“The Other Epidemic: White Supremacists in Law Enforcement.” Simon Purdue for openDemocracy. August 6, 2020.
“Just Like Earl: William Luther Pierce and the Hero Complex of Far-Right Masculinity.” Simon Purdue for The Activist History Review. June 29, 2020.
“How the Radical Right Is Appropriating Feminism.” Ashley Mattheis for Fair Observer. June 4, 2020.
“Trump’s New Rule Governing College Sex Assault Is Nearly Impossible for Survivors to Use. That’s the Point.” Nicole Bedera for TIME Politics. May 14, 2020.
“Quarantined Radicals: Right-Wing Extremism In The Age Of COVID-19.” Julia DeCook for Rantt Media. April 16, 2020.
“Who Goes Alt-Right in a Lockdown?” Annie Kelly for The New York Times. April 7, 2020.
“Coronavirus and the Radical Right: Conspiracy, Disinformation, and Xenophobia.” Julia DeCook for the Centre for Analysis of the Radical Right and Open Democracy. March 19, 2020.
“Foreign Fighters and the Global War for White Supremacy.” Simon Purdue for Fair Observer. February 18, 2020.
“The Long History of the Anti-Abortion Movement’s Links to White Supremacists.” Alex DiBranco for The Nation. February 3, 2020.
“Great Little Men: Why the Alt-Right Begs for Money.” Greta Jasser for Fair Observer. November 21, 2019.
“Toxic Masculinity and Lone Wolf Radicalization.” Simon Purdue for Centre for Analysis of the Radical Right. November 21, 2019.
“Understanding Digital Hate Culture.” Ashley Mattheis for Fair Observer and Centre for the Analysis of the Radical Right. August 19, 2019.
“Are men’s movements a new form of terrorism?” Josh Roose for ABC News Australia. November 24, 2018.
“The terror of masculinity: It’s violent extremism and terrorism.” Josh Roose for Deccan Chronicle. August 22, 2018.
“Ideological masculinity that drives violence against women is a form of violent extremism.” Josh Roose for The Conversation. July 11, 2018.
“The Good Men Project: “The Gods and Monsters of Incelistan” Julia DeCook and Anders Wallace. June 19, 2018.
“How Does the Literary Canon Reinforce the Logic of the Incel?” Erin Spampinato for The Guardian. June 4, 2018.
“The Housewives of White Supremacy.” Annie Kelly for The New York Times. June 1, 2018.
“The Alt-Right: Reactionary Rehabilitation for White Masculinity.” Annie Kelly for Eurozine. September 15, 2017.
“The alt-right hates women as much as it hates people of colour, The Guardian.” Matthew Lyons for The Guardian. May 2, 2017.
MEDIA COVERAGE OF OUR EXPERTS
“Why are so many women falling for the QAnon conspiracy theory?” Annie Kelly for CBS News. September 23, 2020.
“Understanding the Multifaceted Far-Right Movement.” Matthew Lyons for A Public Affair. September 17, 2020.
“Facebook delete group where young men allegedly shared revenge porn.” Josh Roose for The Age. April 17, 2020.
“COVID-19’s Bigotry Epicenters: Asian And Jewish Americans.” Julia DeCook for Rantt Media. April 15, 2020.
“Grove Hall.” Simon Purdue for People’s History Podcast. February 26, 2020.
“Violent misogyny is a threat to half our population. We need to call it what it is: Terrorism.” Josh Roose for The Globe and Mail. November 30, 2019.
“Fascism and the Far-Right.” Matthew Lyons for Treyf Podcast. October 31, 2019.
“Toxic Masculinity Is Also a Problem on the Left.” Paper Mag. September 20, 2019.
“‘It Gets to You.’ Extremism Researchers Confront the Unseen Toll of Their Work.” Hannah Allam for NPR. September 20, 2019.
“To Learn About the Far Right, Start With the ‘Manosphere.’” Helen Lewis for The Atlantic. August 7, 2019.
“The Danger of the Trumped-Up Men’s Rights Movement.” Stephanie Russell-Kraft for Ms. Magazine. August 5, 2019.
“Misogyny, Male Supremacy and Men’s Rights: Anti-Woman Hate Is Spreading Online.” Kim Johnson and Dallas Williams for Texas Public Radio. July 15, 2019.
Pierce Dignam and Deana Rohlinger at Florida State University analysed 1,762 posts left on the anti-feminist Reddit forum the Red Pill. In a new paper published this month, they describe how the forum abandoned its original apolitical stance in the run-up to the election and instead radicalised its members to support Trump’s candidacy.
“How angry men’s rights activists online helped propel Trump to victory.” Open Democracy. April 2019, 2019.
In a 2018 study, researchers Emily K. Carian and Tagart Cain Sobotka found that men who felt their masculinity was threatened flocked to Trump because of his masculine qualities.
“The Rise of Misogynistic Online Forums and Their Increasing Politicization.” Science Times. April 20, 2019.
“How groups like Proud Boys have a lot in common with radical Islam.” Josh Roose for ABC News Australia. November 22, 2018.
“Why Is Barnes & Noble Helping Antisemitic Male Supremacist Roosh Make Money?” Hatewatch, Southern Poverty Law Center. November 15, 2018.
“Interview: Annie Kelly.” Simon Copland for “Queers.” October 10, 2018.
“The Incel Mind: As If Hating Women Will Get You a Girlfriend.” Clarence Page for Chicago Tribune. May 4, 2018.
“Inside the ‘Incel’ Movement Inspiring Mass Violence Against Women.” Katelyn Marmon and Kira Brekke for Think Progress. April 29, 2018.
“The Virulently Misogynistic Online Community Linked to the Toronto Van Attack Suspect.” Luke Barnes for Think Progress. April 24, 2018.
“The Rise of Male Supremacist Groups: How Age-Old Misogyny Morphed into an Explicit Ideology of Hate.” Stephanie Russell-Kraft for The New Republic. April 4, 2018.
“Male Supremacy.” Extremist Files, Southern Poverty Law Center. 2018.
“A Chorus of Violence: Jack Donovan and the Organizing Power of Male Supremacy.” Hatewatch, Southern Poverty Law Center. March 27, 2017.
REPORTS & JOURNAL ARTICLES BY OUR EXPERTS
“Global-local dynamics in anti-feminist discourses: an analysis of Indian, Russian and US online communities.” Ann-Kathrin Rothermel for International Affairs. September 1, 2020.
“‘The Other Side’: Assessing the Polarization of Gender Knowledge Through a Feminist Analysis of the Affective-Discursive in Anti-Feminist Online Communities.” Ann-Kathrin Rothermel for Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society. August 30, 2020.
“Die Manosphere: Die Rolle von digitalen Gemeinschaften und regressiven Bewegungsdynamiken für on- und offline Antifeminismus.” Ann-Kathrin Rothermel for Forschungsjournal Soziale Bewegungen. August 2020.
“Sex-Based Harassment and Symbolic Compliance.” Jessica Cabrera for Annual Review of Law and Social Science. June 8, 2020.
“Male supremacism and the Hanau terrorist attack: between online misogyny and far-right violence.” Greta Jasser, Megan Kelly, and Ann-Kathrin Rothermel for the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism. May 20, 2020.
“Male Supremacist Terrorism as a Rising Threat.” Alex DiBranco for the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism. February 10, 2020.
“The First Anti-Feminist Massacre: A Reckoning with Misogynist Terrorism on the 30th Anniversary of the Montreal Mass Shooting.” Alex DiBranco for Political Research Associates. December 6, 2019.
“Memes and symbolic violence: #proudboys and the use of memes for propaganda and the construction of collective identity.” Julia DeCook in Learning, Media, and Technology. November 10, 2019.
“How Deep Does the Rabbit Hole Go? The “Wonderland” of r/TheRedPill and Its Ties to White Supremacy.” Julia DeCook in b2o. November 8, 2019.
“Valorizing Trump’s Masculine Self: Constructing Political Allegiance during the 2016 Presidential Election.” Pierce Dignam et al. in Men and Masculinities. September 4, 2019.
“Misogynistic Men Online: How the Red Pill Helped Elect Trump.” Pierce Alexander Dignam and Deana A. Rohlinger in Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society. Spring 2019.
“Playing the Trump Card: Masculinity Threat and the U.S. 2016 Presidential Election.” Emily K. Carian and Tagart Cain Sobotka in Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World. March 30, 2018.
“Shieldmaidens of Whiteness: (Alt)Maternalism and Women Recruiting for the Far/Alt-Right.” Ashley Mattheis in Journal for Deradicalization. December 28, 2018.
“Ctrl-Alt-Delete: The Origins and Ideology of the Alternative Right.” Matthew N. Lyons for Political Research Associates. January 20, 2017.