Chip Berlet

Research Analyst
Boston, MA, USA
I am an investigative reporter, independent scholar, photographer, and progressive activist specializing in the study of right-wing movements in the United States. My byline has appeared in publications ranging from the New York Times to the Progressive; and I have been a guest expert on radio and television programs from Nightline to Democracy Now. I also write scholarly articles on conspiracy theories, religious apocalyptic aggression, and organized racist groups. For thirty years I was senior analyst at Political Research Associates. I am the co-author of Right-Wing Populism in America: Too Close for Comfort. My CV is online here at Figshare:


  • Book: Right-Wing Populism in America
  • Book-Edited: Eyes Right

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