This report is a roll-up of activity from revolutionary communist, radical anarchist, fascist, and other ‘alternative’ political groups that fulfill our intelligence requirements for both the Alt-Left and Alt-Right for Wednesday, 03 January 2018. Activities included are from Pennsylvania, Oregon, New York, North Carolina, California, and Germany.
Pennsylvania: A gunman with two rifles and a shotgun was killed in Harrisburg on December 22nd while firing at three police officers. The gunman, Ahmed El-Mofty, was admitted into the country via a family-based immigration visa from Egypt. Initial reports from the Department of Homeland Security that named the motive as terror-related have been revised, and no other motive has been given. (Source: http://www.pennlive.com/news/2017/12/harrisburg_gunman_ahmed_el-mof_1.html)
Portland: A pro-Trump Patriot Prayer march was interrupted over the weekend by Antifa in Portland, Oregon, which resulted in an armed individual threatening the group with a weapon and a protester being hit by a car after running in front of on-coming traffic. (Source: https://twitter.com/MiIlennial_Matt/status/944772106289639425)
Redneck Revolt: The UK-based Independent met with the Suffolk County, NY branch of Redneck Revolt to discuss their beliefs and organizational accomplishments. (Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/redneck-revolt-group-who-are-they-left-wing-armed-group-protect-minorities-interview-a8117551.html)
New York: The antifascist-affiliated group Anarchist Black Cross rang in the New Year by organizing a noise demonstration outside of the Manhattan Metropolitan Correctional Center (MCC). (Source: https://nycabc.wordpress.com/tag/noise-demo/)
Youtube: Antifa activists have created a Google Chrome browser plug-in to “de-platform” and mass report YouTube videos deemed “fascist.” (Source: https://itsgoingdown.org/take-action-youtube-platform-fascism/).
January 7th: pipeline protest at Grand Park in Los Angeles (http://www.resistandprotest.com/event/rally-against-keystone-lng-and-line-3-pipelines)
DSA Fundraiser for Organizer Training (https://chuffed.org/project/secrets-of-a-successful-organizer-training)