CSIS sees 'significant' jump in far-right activity online - 2018-10-08

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F94.png CSIS sees 'significant' jump in far-right activity online October 8, 2018, Alex Boutilier, Toronto Star

OTTAWA—One month after the deadly shooting rampage at the Grande mosquée de Québec, Canada's spy agency quietly put together a "preliminary assessment" of the threat far-right extremists pose in Canada.

In a three-part series, the Star looks at the rise of white nationalist and right-wing extremist groups in Canada, and what authorities are doing to identify and suppress these threats. This is part 3. To read the first part, click here and to read the second part, click here .

"At the heart of all right-wing extremism is hatred and fear," CSIS wrote in an analysis obtained by the Star under access to information law.

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