What is Jewish Antifa? Meet the Israeli Activists Set to Strike a 'Death Blow to Fascism'

A hacking group based in Israel who have already taken down a Ku Klux Klan website and doxxed its members have said they are determined to expose more white supremacists after witnessing the insurrection at the Capitol.

Last month, the anti-fascist group Hayalim Almonim—Hebrew for Anonymous Soldiers—had successfully hacked into the website for Patriotic Brigade of the KKK hate group, completely altering it to include phrases such as "goodnight white pride" and reveal the names, addresses and other personal details of its alleged members.

The group further emphasized their intentions by changing the website URL from Klan331.com to the new domain JewishAntifa.com.

As part of the hack, Hayalim Almonim also provided details of Patriotic Brigade's leader Kevin James Smith's previous conviction for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl.

Speaking to Newsweek, a spokesperson for the hacking group said they are a relatively new operation and a majority of their "anonymous soldiers" are based in Israel, although they also have members in Europe and the U.S.

"The White Power movement is international. Even the KKK has contacts with European fascists. We target them wherever they are in this world," said JewAnon, an information relay for Hayalim Almonim.

"However, the United States is the only country we are aware of where the white nationalists have succeeded in a successful insurrection at the nation's Capitol. Hence our current focus on this country.

"We cannot allow the United States to fall to fascism, for the good of the world. We all watched with horror at the sight of the Confederate flag being carried through the halls of the American Capitol. Do not underestimate this threat, and allow it become a precursor to something worse."

JewAnon added: "We are not going to stop until we end the Klan and strike a death blow to fascism in the United States."

Discussing the illegal doxxing of members of the Patriotic Brigade in the site's hack, JewAnon told Newsweek they will be "hard-pressed" to find people who view "exposing Neo-Nazi rapists in a negative light."

"We have received an incredible amount of support. Anything negative is white nationalists covertly attempting to spin the narrative. They have failed miserably."

Unsurprisingly, the group is reluctant to reveal exactly how they further plan to battle white supremacy in the U.S. They did state, however, that they are looking into prominent far-right figurehead Billy Roper, a man the Southern Poverty Law Center describes as an "uncensored voice of violent neo-Nazism" and George Bois Stout, an arms dealer in De Kalb, Texas and alleged leader of the Church of the Ku Klux Klan.

The group has also set its sight on a rally organized by the Church of the Ku Klux Klan, which is being planned to take place in Paris, Texas, in October.

While there are obvious connections between Hayalim Almonim and the Anonymous hacking group, they say they have no issue with being labeled antifa too.

"Antifa is an acronym for anti-fascist action. That is a very accurate description of our activities," JewAnon said. "Antifa in the United States tried to warn you against the growing white nationalist threat. The media responded by unfairly demonizing them, and ignoring the growing white nationalist threat.

"We aren't using the fascist label against politics we don't like, but outright dangerous fascists who are a terror threat. We believe these people are very dangerous, and cannot be allowed to hide in the shadows any longer."

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A member of the Ku Klux Klan salutes during American Nazi Party rally at Valley Forge National Park September 25, 2004 in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. A hacking group based in Israel who have already taken down a KKK website and doxxed its members is promising further action. William Thomas Cain/Getty