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Mystery Donor Backing Pro-Trump Disinfo Troll With Bitcoin

Thu, 09/09/2021 - 12:24
Days after far-right figures issued a call to support a white nationalist charged with orchestrating a voter misinformation campaign, someone donated nearly $60,000 in Bitcoin to his defense, Hatewatch found.

Far-Right Propagandist Turns up in Moscow After Jan. 6

Wed, 08/25/2021 - 15:52
Russia Insider founder Charles Bausman traveled from his home in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to Washington, D.C., on Jan. 6 and advanced as far as the Capitol’s balustrades after Trump’s speech, he said. Soon after, he left the country for Moscow.

Proud Boys Are Still Violent, Despite Legal Woes

Wed, 08/25/2021 - 09:07
Right-wing protesters, including members of the Proud Boys, staged another in a long-running series of confrontational demonstrations­­ in Portland, Oregon, a city far-right extremists target often because of its famously progressive politics. The Sunday rally resulted in multiple brawls with counterprotesters and, ultimately, gunfire.

In Plain Sight: Uncovering Border Patrol's Relationship with Far-Right Militias at the Southern Border

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 10:01
Antigovernment militia groups in Arizona appear to be working in tandem with some Border Patrol agents in Pima County, based on a Hatewatch review of social media.