Far-right 'hypermasculine' fitness clubs

New report reveals controversial groups with fascist links 'hellbent on creating racial unrest'

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Anti-fascist campaigners Hope Not Hate say some members of Active Club Scotland have made bomb threats and marched with a terror group
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A secretive network of martial arts and fitness clubs is being used by far-right activists to recruit youngsters into fascism, a new report has claimed.

The anti-fascist campaign group Hope Not Hate revealed how the International Active Club movement, a "network of fascist martial arts clubs that are used to spread far-right ideology", has emerged in the UK over the past year, said The Times.

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