The Ideological Background of the Oregon Militia Occupation


As ridiculous as the Oregon Militia occupation of a bird sanctuary near Burns, OR has become, it’s ideological underpinnings are really quite disturbing. Like the militias who confronted federal BLM agents with automatic weapons at the Bundy ranch last year, the militia groups involved in the Oregon occupation have …

Members of the German-American Bund marching near Camp Siegfried in Yaphank, N.Y., circa 1937. Credit Rex
Tea Party activists rally in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, June 19, 2013. (Credit: AP/J. Scott Applewhite)
Left, Center for Immigration Studies Executive Director Mark Krikorian; top right, CIS Fellow David North; bottom