Useful Idiots or Fellow Travelers? The Relationship between the American Far Right and Russia

@article{Michael2019UsefulIO,
  title={Useful Idiots or Fellow Travelers? The Relationship between the American Far Right and Russia},
  author={G. Michael},
  journal={Terrorism and Political Violence},
  year={2019},
  volume={31},
  pages={64 - 83}
}
  • G. Michael
  • Published 2019
  • Political Science
  • Terrorism and Political Violence
  • ABSTRACT The relationship between the American far right and Russia has varied over time. During the Cold War, American right-wing populists were in the forefront of opposition to the Soviet Union. But as the Cold War waned, the far right became more sympathetic to Russia, viewing it as the last remaining white bastion nation in a world in which a “rising tide of color” threatened to engulf the white race. Despite the recent deterioration of relations between Russia and the United States, the… CONTINUE READING
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