Violent Political Acts committed in the United States
- January 12 2019 – North Carolina Man Arrested After Video of Him Punching Teen-age Girl Goes Viral.
- January 5, 2019 – Selfie Stick Wielding Trump Supporter arrested for allegedly hitting attendee at Elizabeth Warren Event.
- December 31, 2018 – Seven Year Old killed in senseless shooting.UPDATE: A Twist in the Murder of Jazmine Barnes.
- December 20, 2018 – Sunrise Man accused of sending threatening letter to David Hogg’s home.
- December 17, 2018 – 3 suspicious letters sent to Baltimore County synagogues.
- December 17, 2018 – White Supremacist arrested for threatening to kill Jews and other Minorities.
- December 10, 2018 – Two arrested in separate terrorist incidents.
- December 8,2018 – Crying Nazi vows destruction of the Left after Charlottesville Killer’s murder conviction.
- December 6, 20118 – CNN evacuated due to bomb threat.
- December 6, 2018 – Southwick Man Indicted for Sending Threatening Letters and White Powder to Federal Agencies in Springfield
- December 4, 2018 – U.S. Soldier Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison for Attempting to Provide Material Support to ISIS
- November 30, 2018 – He shouted “I hate Mexicans” before attacking them with a metal bar.
- November 29, 2018 – North Carolina Man Sentenced for Providing Material Support to a Foreign Terrorist Organization
- November 28, 2018 – Columbia Teachers College professor’s office vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti
- November 26, 2018 – Long Island Woman Pleads Guilty to Providing Material Support to ISIS
- November 25, 2018 – US Border Patrol shoots tear gas into Mexico to disperse migrants.
- November 22, 2018 – Emantic Bradford killed by police
- November 16, 2018 – Authorities find rocket launcher, pipe bombs, in massive Florida white supremacist sting
- November 15, 2018 – Drunken Man shouts ‘Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!’
- November 14, 2018 – Bronx Man Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Provide and Conspiring to Provide Material Support to ISIS
- November 13, 2018 – Hate crimes increase for third year in a row
- November 13, 2018 – Police arrest armed man who communicated with synagogue shooter on GAB
- November 11, 2018 – Security Officer killed by police
- November 8, 2018 – Ferguson Activist insists son found hanging was lynched
- November 7, 2018 – Protesters target Tucker Carlson at his home. Update: November 12, 2018 – Tucker Carlson story about protest at his home is challenged by protesters and Legal Aid NY attorney
- November 6, 2018 – Pennsylvania man arrested for threatening to shoot poll workers
- November 2, 2018 – Man who had been accused of groping opens fire on Tallahassee yoga class, killing two, police say. – Source: The Washington Post. Buzzfeed labels shooter as an extremist
- October 31, 2018 – Four days after murder of 11 at Synagogue, Synagogue vandalized in Irvine, Ca. Source:USA Today
- October 30, 2018 – Woman arrested for throwing chocolate milk on Republican volunteer at FSU
- October 29, 2018 – Four shots fired into a Republican Party Office in Florida
- October 27, 2018 – At least 11 murdered by gunman shouting “All Jews must die!”
- October 22 – 26, 2018 – Pipe bombs sent to prominent critics of the US President Sources: (Guardian, Fox News)
- October 24, 2018 – Gunman shoots two in Krogers in Jeffersontown, Kentucky. According to CNN, it is being investigated as a hate crime.
- October 12, 2018 – Multiple fights break out in New York between Proud Boys and Anti-Fascist Protesters after Gavin McInnes speech at the Metropolitan Republican Club. Source:New York Times
- October 11, 2018 – Metropolitan Republican Club vandalized. Source:New York Post.
Probably worth mentioning how several organized groups (far-left and far-right) have been also engaged in violent activities.
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anti-Fascist_Action (British)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antifaschistische_Aktion (German)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antifascistisk_Aktion (Swedish)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antifa_(United_States) (American)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alt-right (~American)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Britain_First (British)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_Defence_League (British)
Source of violence/rioting/protesting worth separating:
- Politics (people with different ideas about how the Country should be run)
- Nationalism (an extreme form of patriotism marked by the feeling of superiority over other countries)
- Provocateurs (people who purposely say things to cause trouble)
- State actors (other Countries getting involved in US politics, see: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/18/us/politics/russian-operatives-facebook-twitter.html)
Possibly end the article on the note that there is a global growing political divide. This is something that was also seen post-World War I and II.