Tag: Neo Nazi Groups

Man With White Supremacist Material and Weapons Is Arrested, Police Say

The police in a small New Jersey town called a 25-year-old man into their headquarters in June after they began investigating a report that he had sent a photo of his ex-girlfriend wearing parts of a Nazi uniform to her employer, officials said. After he arrived, the police said they discovered that the man, Michael […]

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German Far Right Makes Election Gains, but Falls Short of Victory

BERLIN — A far-right party made significant gains Sunday in two closely watched state elections, snapping at the heels of parties in Chancellor Angela Merkel’s governing coalition and highlighting a growing political divide between the country’s East and West, initial returns showed. Ms. Merkel’s party and one of her coalition partners won enough support to […]

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German Theme Park Shuts Swastika-Shaped Ride

BERLIN — An amusement park in Germany shut down a new attraction this week after complaints that it resembled a pair of giant, spinning swastikas that lifted riders into the sky over the Black Forest town of Löffingen. The ride, called the Eagle’s Flight, included a set of four eagle-shaped cars, each connected at a […]

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Two Members of Proud Boys Convicted in Brawl Near Republican Club

[What you need to know to start the day: Get New York Today in your inbox.] Since their founding in New York City in 2016, the far-right Proud Boys have cultivated a rough and ready image, often declaring: “We don’t start fights. We finish them.” But on Monday, jurors in State Supreme Court in Manhattan […]

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Student Wins $725,000 in Lawsuit Over ‘Troll Storm’ Led by The Daily Stormer

The first African-American female student body president of American University won a $725,000 judgment on Friday in a lawsuit against Andrew Anglin, the publisher of the neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer who incited a racist “troll storm” targeting her, a judge ruled. This was the third judgment in the past three months against Mr. Anglin. […]

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Daily Stormer Publisher Should Pay Woman More Than $14 Million, Judge Recommends

The publisher of a neo-Nazi website should pay more than $14 million in damages for encouraging “an online anti-Semitic harassment and intimidation campaign” against a woman in 2016, a federal magistrate judge in Montana recommended on Monday. In his opinion, the judge, Jeremiah Lynch, also recommended that the publisher, Andrew Anglin, be made to remove […]

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Comedian Wins $4.1 Million in Lawsuit Against The Daily Stormer

The comedian and writer Dean Obeidallah has been awarded $4.1 million in a lawsuit he filed against The Daily Stormer, a neo-Nazi website that published a false article about him in 2017. A federal judge ruled last week that Andrew Anglin, the website’s publisher, and his company “acted with actual malice when they published false […]

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