This murder highlights the very real danger of establishment Democrats - exemplified by Biden in his recent "anti-MAGA speech" - calling their political opponents "semi-fascists" and a "threat to democracy." This is the sad culmination of this hateful rhetoric, coupled with the media's willful blindness toward left-wing violence.
This, and any murder, is tragic - especially one committed against a young person. Nevertheless, false claims that left-wing violence is more prevalent only obfuscate the dangerous reality. We must not let this tragic event distract from the fact that right-wing extremism, in particular, is on the rise and poses a clear and present danger.
There's a 5% chance that the USA will enter a second civil war before 2031, according to the Metaculus prediction community.