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Conservative Party of Canada is ‘Reviewing’ Membership of Prominent Neo-Nazi Who Voted For Derek Sloan

Email newly obtained by PressProgress shows Conservative officials are considering revoking Paul Fromm’s party membership

January 19, 2021

The Conservative Party of Canada is considering revoking a party membership held by one of Canada’s most notorious neo-Nazis.

Conservative Party of Canada Confirms Conservative MP Derek Sloan Accepted Donation From Neo-Nazi

“Mr. O'Toole is outraged that anyone would accept donations from this individual and will be looking into the matter”

January 18, 2021  

The Conservative Party of Canada says party leader Erin O’Toole is “outraged” after discovering one of his MPs accepted money from a notorious neo-Nazi.

Conservative Party of Canada is ‘Reviewing’ Membership of Prominent Neo-Nazi Who Voted For Derek Sloan

Email newly obtained by PressProgress shows Conservative officials are considering revoking Paul Fromm’s party membership

The Conservative Party of Canada is considering revoking a party membership held by one of Canada’s most notorious neo-Nazis.

Judge bans Proud Boys leader from Washington after arrest

The order bans Henry “Enrique” Tarrio, 36, from entering the District of Columbia

A judge has banned the leader of the Proud Boys, a far-right extremist group, from the nation’s capital after he was accused of vandalizing a Black Lives Matter banner at a historic Black church and found with high-capacity firearm magazines when he was arrested.

Military intelligence probes far-right activity in Canadian Ranger unit

The military's counterintelligence branch took a close look at a pair of Canadian Rangers as early as four years ago over their involvement in far-right organizations, but the Department of National Defence (DND) allowed them to keep serving without interruption, CBC News has learned.

One of them, Erik Myggland, was interviewed by military intelligence officers within the last two years.

His former spouse Jodi Myggland, who was also a Ranger, was also on the radar of military counterintelligence, according to sources. It's not clear whether she was interviewed.

Canadian military was warned of reservist's hard-right online ties by allied intelligence agency

Erik Myggland is still in the Rangers, despite army commander's vow to kick him out

Murray Brewster · CBC News · Posted: Dec 09, 2020 4:00 AM ET | Last Updated: December 9

A Facebook photo of Erik Myggland on Aug. 24, 2019, showing him wearing a Three Percenter patch.(Facebook/CBC News)

Neo-Nazis, extremists capitalizing on COVID-19, declassified CSIS documents say

 Stewart Bell

Extremist groups have been promoting disinformation about COVID-19 in an attempt to capitalize on the pandemic, according to declassified Canadian intelligence files obtained by Global News.

Neo-Nazis, white supremacists and anti-government extremists, in particular, have been using COVID-19 conspiracy theories to attract followers, raise money and encourage violence, the documents said.

The Resentment That Never Sleeps

Rising anxiety over declining social status tells us a lot about how we got here and where we’re going.

More and more, politics determine which groups are favored and which are denigrated.

Roughly speaking, Trump and the Republican Party have fought to enhance the status of white Christians and white people without college degrees: the white working and middle class. Biden and the Democrats have fought to elevate the standing of previously marginalized groups: women, minorities, the L.G.B.T.Q. community and others.

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