Things Are Not Always As They Seem: White Nationalist Group Posing as Antifa Called for Violence on Twitter

misinformation and misleading claims spread across Twitter on Sunday night and into Monday related to the protests

A Twitter account claiming to belong to a national “antifa” organization and pushing violent rhetoric related to ongoing protests has been linked to the white nationalist group Identity Evropa, according to a Twitter spokesperson.

The spokesperson said the account violated the company’s platform manipulation and spam policy, specifically the creation of fake accounts. Twitter suspended the account after a tweet that incited violence.

NBC News

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