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FBI: ‘Black identity extremists’ pose growing threat to police

When white supremacists were planning their Charlottesville rally in which one protester was run over and killed, the FBI’s counterterrorism unit identified “black identity extremists” as a growing threat. The terrorism unit calls the group BIE and said that “perceptions of police brutality against African Americans spurred an increase in premeditated, retaliatory lethal violence against law enforcement,” […]