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IREHR in Raw Story: “Militia extremist Ammon Bundy shows how ‘emboldened’ America’s far right has become: journalist” – April 6, 2022

By April 6, 2022May 4th, 2023No Comments1 min read

Devin Burghart, executive director of the Institute for Research and Education on Human Rights was quoted in Raw Story;

“Ammon Bundy, with People’s Rights Network, was the first to grasp on to COVID-19 denial as a mobilizing vehicle. The first to galvanize militants to oppose COVID-19 restrictions and to meld together anti-vaxxers, paramilitaries, (the) Proud Boys and others into a larger movement to protest and protect these kinds of efforts.”

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Laura Gibbons

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Laura Gibbons is an IREHR research associate.

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