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Harold Covington, founder of white separatist group, dies at 64

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 05:20
Harold Covington, the founder of a white separatist group who once claimed that Dylann Roof’s massacre of nine people in South Carolina was “a preview of coming attractions,” has died. He was 64.

Hatewatch Headlines 7/25/2018

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 23:04
Kessler’s anniversary plans fold up in court; Infowars host friendly to white nationalists; Twitter freaks out the far right with its filters; and more.

Almost a year after Unite the Right, Charlottesville still on edge

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 14:17
As the first anniversary of Unite the Right approached, Charlottesville festers with high tensions and uncertainty as to what might happen on August 11 and 12.

SPLC sues DHS for failing to produce records on unconstitutional arrests of immigrants

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 13:58
The SPLC today sued two federal agencies that operate under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), for failing to provide public documents detailing their unconstitutional methods of arresting and detaining immigrants in Florida.

Olaf Childress, neo-Confederate activist, dies at 85

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 12:26
Neo-Confederate activist Olaf O. Childress, 85, of Silverhill, Alabama, died on July 20.

The organizer of the deadly 'Unite the Right' rally will not get a permit for an anniversary replay

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 11:34
Jason Kessler, a racist white rights advocate, dropped a request for a judge to force Charlottesville, Virginia, to grant permission to hold a rally on August 11.

Unraveling 'Unite the Right' conspiracy theories

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 10:59
Immediately after the deadly “Unite the Right” white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last August 11 and 12, far-fetched conspiracy theories blossomed on the internet.

Hatewatch Headlines 7/24/2018

Tue, 07/24/2018 - 02:25
Vocal neo-Nazi is charged in black woman’s murder; How ideas go from Infowars to Fox; Idaho man gets 14-year sentence in Bundy standoff; and more.

Veterans on Patrol leader Michael Meyer issues warning to law enforcement a day after being arrested again

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 15:20
Michael Meyer, the Pizzagate-style conspiracy theorist who leads the Arizona vigilante group Veterans on Patrol (VOP), came out with a warning to local law enforcement on Monday, a day after he was arrested for the second time this month.

Hatewatch Headlines 7/23/2018

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 00:26
False social-media posts exploding globally; Shelters drug immigrant teenagers with no consent; Neo-Confederates launch a Russia-friendly initiative; and more.

Weekend Read: Mark Zuckerberg’s comments about Holocaust denial are disturbing

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 04:59
In an interview with a tech magazine published this week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that while he personally finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive ... at the end of the day, I don't believe that our platform should take that down."

Kentucky governor should apologize for retaliation in Medicaid dispute

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 14:47
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin should apologize for cutting off dental and vision coverage under his state’s Medicaid plan, only to turn around and reinstate that coverage this week after we complained to the federal government and he realized his gambit wasn’t going to work.  

Roundup of anti-LGBT events and activities 7/20/2018

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 13:42
The following is a list of activities and events of anti-LGBT organizations. Organizations listed as anti-LGBT hate groups are designated with an asterisk.

Comrade Hill: League of the South reaching out to Russia

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 12:22
​As Russia tries to insinuate itself more and more into the fabric of the American political right wing, it may be getting an unusual ally.

New York woman faces hate crime charges for targeting a visually impaired man in a burglary

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:29
A New York woman faces hate crime charges after she was caught on surveillance tape casing the apartment of a visually impaired man, waiting until his guide dog was distracted in another room before slipping into the man’s home to steal from him.

New York woman faces hate crime charges for targeting a visually impaired man in a robbery

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:29
A New York woman faces hate crime charges after she was caught on surveillance tape casing the apartment of a visually impaired man, waiting until his guide dog was distracted in another room before slipping into the man’s home to steal from him.

Taylor Michael Wilson pleads guilty to domestic terrorism, but a federal law is still lacking for far-right extremists

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:01
Neo-Nazi Taylor Michael Wilson pleaded guilty to a federal domestic terrorism charge for pulling the emergency brakes on an Amtrak train in October 2017.

Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar shares stage with European far-right figures at Tommy Robinson demonstration in London

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 09:40
U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona traveled to London last weekend, where he shared the stage with a number of European far-right figures who gathered for a rally in support of anti-Muslim activist Tommy Robinson, aka Stephen Yaxley-Lennon.

Tyler TenBrink, part of 'III%' group, promised 'Hurricane Spencer' at Richard Spencer's Gainesville appearance

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 09:17
Tyler TenBrink couldn’t wait to hear Richard Spencer speak at the University of Florida.

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