Two women were arrested by Manitoba RCMP earlier this week for uttering threats and public incitement of hatred after a Facebook conversation, which RCMP said started with complaints about a vandalized car and progressed to 'very hateful language.'
Union workers vowed not to support "hate group" accommodation for those attending the upcoming rally.
Last May, masked Atalante members ransacked VICE News' downtown office, threw papers at reporters and shouted them down
Portland wasn't the next Charlottesville. But activists say police almost accidentally killed an anti-fascist protester
The far-right groups stood across the street and laughed as they watched police deploy explosive devices on their adversaries.
WATCH: The tent city in Nanaimo continues to prove a source of contention. Now a march by opponents of the encampment is being planned for this Sunday. It’s being organized by a group called Action Against Discontent City and members of a controversial right-wing group, called Soldiers of Odin, say they’ll be there too. Kendall Hanson spoke to one of its members today.
RCMP will be on hand Sunday in Nanaimo to watch over an early afternoon rally announced by a Facebook page called Action Against DisconTent City which is working with the Soldiers of Odin.
People associated with anti-immigration group join with Action Against Discontent City group
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ANTI-EXTREMISM OR ANTI-FASCISM?
Written by Liz Fekete
Anti-extremism frameworks, popular in policy and academic circles, are masking the multi-dimensional and pan-European nature of contemporary fascism and the role of the state.