Since 2015 Moonshot has tracked searches for, and engagement with, Domestic Violent Extremism across the United States. From September 2020 Moonshot stepped up a tailored elections crisis response team to develop an early warning system, and intervention network, to mitigate potential escalation of tensions within the US.

This series of State-level infographics specifically covers data collected on Google Search from September 2020 until March 2021 related to Domestic Violent Extremist mobilizations to targeted violence, political violence, conspiracy theories, and armed groups. No personally identifiable information was collected as part of this research, which solely uses aggregated metadata.

Access each State’s infographic below:

 

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

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