Such extremists have been tied to deadly rampages over the past year at synagogues in Pittsburgh and Poway , and possibly to a mass shooting just last week at a garlic festival in California. The statement posted shortly before the El Paso shooting cited the livestreamed assault on two mosques in New Zealand earlier this year, along with the perpetrator’s sprawling white-nationalist manifesto , as inspiration. (The motive for a killing spree in Dayton, Ohio mere hours after the El Paso shooting isn’t yet clear.) Read: Ideology kills.
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