Our little Osamas

While many are closing the book on the murder of Judge Lefkow's family due to the fact that the killer doesn't seem to have anything to do with the hate group assumed to have been responsible, Dave Neiwert notes that: "The most striking feature of the incident involved the reaction by the extremist right to the murders: openly cheering them, and urging similar action for other judges. This is consistent, it should be observed, with the far right’s historic approach to violence that benefits their cause: Even if they cannot claim credit for it, they will exploit it. It’s called piggybacking..." (American Street)

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