Navy SEALS aren’t Superheroes; Many are Far-Right Tools

Capitol attack, Facebook group indicate many Special Forces troops have declared war against U.S.

Pro-gun, anti-government?

According to news reports, about one in five of the participants had a military background. That’s bad enough but the idea of highly-trained military personnel organizing against their own government is blood-chilling.

Special ops troops fell for right-wing propaganda

1 in 5 Capitol Insurrectionists Tied to U.S. Military; Soldiers “Targets” for Extremist Recruitment (YouTube)

Manny Otiko writes about race, politics and sports. He has been published in Salon and LA Weekly. Follow him on Twitter @mannyotiko.

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