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Neo-Nazi Music Distributor’s Leaked Customer Data Provides Identities and Insights

Mon, 06/24/2024 - 11:46
A Hatewatch investigation into leaked customer data of Sweden-based neo-Nazi hate music distributor Midgard revealed purchasers including a Wisconsin police officer and a known white nationalist whose name continued to show up in Midgard purchases months after his death.

What We Know About the VDARE Legal Situation That They Say ‘Finished’ Them

Tue, 06/18/2024 - 10:09
Four years after purchasing a castle in rural West Virginia intended as their headquarters, the white nationalist outlet VDARE has said that an investigation by New York Attorney General (AG) Letitia James has “crucified” the site and left it “on life support.”

An ‘Angry Fascist’ Revealed

Mon, 06/17/2024 - 11:59
An Alabama man who has been charged in connection with racist and antisemitic vandalism in Nashville, Tennessee, appears to associate with organized white power groups, a Hatewatch investigation has revealed.

Pride Month: Public Libraries in the Crosshairs

Mon, 06/17/2024 - 10:56
Carley Stewart, former children’s librarian at Oconee County Library in Georgia, chose a book about entertainer RuPaul from the Little People, Big Dreams children’s book series to celebrate Pride month last year. Stewart said she chose the book because “it focused on celebrating your differences, how everyone's unique, and has something that makes them different. It told kids that you don’t have to sort of conform to this one specific idea.”