Tag: white supremacists

White Supremacist Busted on Charges He Ran Black Candidate Out of Race for City Council in Charlottesville, Va.

White nationalists exchange insults with counterprotesters during the Unite the Right in August 2017 in Charlottesville, Va. Photo: Chip Somodevilla (Getty) One day a black activist aligned with the Black Lives Matter movement was announcing his intent to run for City Council in Charlottesville, Va., and the very next day, he was out. Apparently, for […]

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British White Supremacist Behind the “Punish a Muslim” Campaign Was Just Sentenced to 12 years in Prison

LONDON — A British white supremacist who terrorized the UK by sending hundreds of letters urging people to kill Muslims was sentenced to more than 12 years in prison Tuesday. David Parnham, a 36-year-old IT systems analyst from Lincoln, admitted to 15 offenses — including soliciting murder, and hoaxes involving noxious substances and bombs — […]

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All the Worst White People Love Dave Chappelle’s Sticks and Stones

Screenshot: Breitbart.com It’s a device you’ll often see in comedies. A character enters a room that’s packed with people. There’s a meeting happening. Or perhaps a party. But just as the character begins to settle, he looks around and notices that the room is a completely different place than where he expected to be, and […]

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Florida White Supremacist Arrested for Plot to Shoot Up Walmart; FBI Still Fixated on ‘Black Identity Extremists’

Photo: Orange County Jail Florida cops arrested a 26-year-old man Friday after he threatened to shoot up a Walmart—an instant callback to the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas last week that claimed 22 lives. As ABC News reports, Florida Department of Law Enforcement officials say Richard Clayton posted on his Facebook account on August […]

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Black Homebuyer Finds KKK Application in Cop’s Home—Sheds New Light on Shooting Death of Black Man in 2009

Screenshot: MLive Rob Mathis was ready to make an offer on the house—a grand 5-bedroom home sitting on 22 acres in the small town of Holton, Michigan. But during a recent tour of the property, a quick rundown of the home’s decor put Mathis and his wife, Reyna on edge: A NASCAR-decorated garage housing two […]

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Don’t Give the Government More Power to Fight White Terrorism

In June, Buzzfeed published the findings of the Plain View Project, a systematic investigation into white supremacist sympathies among police officers nationwide. The project searched the Facebook pages of officers in a dozen cities, including Phoenix, St. Louis, Philadelphia, and Dallas. It turned up an extraordinary—if not exactly startling—amount of posts with violently racist imagery, […]

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More Government Power Is the Wrong Way to Fight White Supremacy

In June, Buzzfeed published the findings of the Plain View Project, a systematic investigation into white supremacist sympathies among police officers nationwide. The project searched the Facebook pages of officers in a dozen cities, including Phoenix, St. Louis, Philadelphia, and Dallas. It turned up an extraordinary—if not exactly startling—amount of posts with violently racist imagery, […]

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Trump cites fired Google engineer and hate group advocate in unfounded bias accusation

Apparently triggered by a recent Fox News segment, President Trump unleashed a tweetstorm this morning claiming that Google may be secretly working to derail his 2020 reelection campaign. Trump’s fury was so great that he misspelled his own name in one of the tweets. Even more amazing, coming a day after his half-hearted attempt to […]

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El Paso Has Exposed the Ugly Reality of the “Immigration Debate”

In the summer of 2016 while covering Trump’s so-called “illegal immigration” speech in Phoenix, I spoke to an older woman in a wheelchair from Chicago. She told me in an even tone that Hispanics and immigrants come to the country to get on welfare. They want “freebies.” My expression didn’t change—what she was saying wasn’t […]

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‘Keep Up These Racial Disparities’: Protester Kicked Out of Courtroom for Blasting Judge Who Freed Armed White Nationalist

Screenshot: YouTube (VTDigger) Authorities ushered a man out of a Vermont courtroom after he boldly interrupted court proceedings to condemn a judge for releasing an avowed white supremacist who keeps defying court orders banning him from buying guns. On July 22, self-proclaimed white nationalist Max Misch pleaded not guilty in a Bennington, Vt., Superior Court […]

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Put Under the Jail: Charlottesville Murderer James Alex Fields Jr. Gets Life Plus 419 Years

The car used by James Alex Fields Jr. to plow through a crowd of people protesting the white nationalist “Unite the Right” rally, killing Heather Heyer and injuring dozens more, is seen after the vehicle was stopped by police several blocks away on Aug. 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Va. Photo: Win McNamee (Getty) So, Charlottesville […]

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White Supremacist Propaganda on the Rise on US College Campuses

Image: iStock As if juggling student loans and a respectable GPA weren’t hard enough, a new report claims college students have racist rhetoric to contend with as well. The Anti-Defamation League reports that during the 2018-19 school year, there were 313 documented cases of white supremacist propaganda found on US college campuses, a seven percent […]

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Rep. Steve King Trots Out Diamond and Silk in Legislative Announcement

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa)Photo: Drew Angerer (Getty) Rep. Steve King, the Iowa Republican deemed so racist by his own GOP that party leaders removed him from all the House committees on which he sat, has found a new cause: championing vets and homeless people in the name of two of Donald Trump’s most favorite “blacks,” […]

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Why Milkshaking Works

The biggest topic in British political circles on Monday wasn’t the country’s impending departure from the European Union. It was milkshakes—or, rather, one milkshake in particular that was lobbed by a bystander in Newcastle at Nigel Farage, a Brexit Party candidate in the European Parliament elections later this week. Nigel Farage berates his security team […]

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