Luke O’Brien on Alt Right Extremism and Propaganda

Wed Jan 24 2018 (01:30:56)

Luke O’Brien talks to Tina-Desiree Berg about the Alt Right extremism and right-wing propaganda. Luke O'Brien covers political extremism and propaganda for HuffPost and is a contributing writer on the Highline team. He specializes in narrative and investigative features and has worked for POLITICO magazine, Deadspin, Wired News, an alt-weekly and a small-town daily. His freelance work has appeared in The Atlantic, Fortune, Rolling Stone, Fast Company, and Slate, among other publications. Read his recent piece in the Atlantic: The Making of an American Nazi: How did Andrew Anglin go from being an antiracist vegan to the alt-right’s most vicious troll and propagandist—and how might he be stopped?