Marshall Brooks

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My Time Undercover With the Alt-Right

<i>Patrik Hermansson spent nearly a year infiltrating the extreme right for the British anti-racist watchdog group Hope Not Hate. His findings were shared in an Op-Ed article by Jesse Singal, “Undercover with the Alt-Right,” as well as a report by the group.</i><p><i>Here, Mr. Hermansson answers readers’</i> …

There’s an alt-right version of everything

A month after white-nationalist protests in Charlottesville turned violent, it seems like the alt-right is on the run and slowly, but surely, being pushed off the internet. Airbnb refused to house and host alt-right protesters. Facebook pulled their events. Other platforms took away their wallets …

Alt-Right

Categorizing the alt-right

Hana Shafi AKA Frizz Kid is an illustrator and National Magazine Award–nominated journalist based out of Toronto. Her artwork and writing frequently …

Spending a year undercover with the Alt-Right

At times during his year-long infiltration of alt-right groups across Europe and the United States, 25-year-old Swedish graduate student Patrik …

A brief dictionary to help understand the US far right

Al Jazeera breaks down some of the most important phrases, terms and numerology that are used by the far right online.<p>The campaign and election of US President Donald Trump have emboldened the country's far-right movement, which celebrated his policies designed to limit immigration and repeal …

How the Left’s Orientalist Stereotypes Inspired the Alt-Right - Areo

As the diffuse set of political currents often referred to as the “alt-right” continue to increase their visibility, numbers, and influence, some of …

Comic Relief? The Puzzling Function of Political Humor Online – BLARB

The most terrifying movie I have ever seen, no doubt, was <i>Funny Games,</i> written and directed by Michael Haneke. In the movie, a sheltered bourgeois …

When white nationalists chant their weird slogans, what do they mean?

Explaining ‘You Will Not Replace Us,’ ‘Blood and Soil,’ ‘Russia is Our Friend,’ and other catchphrases from torch-bearing marchers in …

Donald Trump and the rage of rural voters

Cheriss May/NurPhoto via ZUMA<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>David French is a conservative lawyer who writes for</i> …

What Breitbart's Email Leaks Mean for Public Perception of the "Alt-Right"

Far-right British commentator Milo Yiannopoulos is escorted from Sproul Plaza at the UC Berkeley campus after a speech. (Photo: Wally Skalij / Los …

Rights & Freedoms

How The ‘Alt-Right’ Normalizes White Supremacy

<b>Making Sense of the Alt Right</b><i><br>By George Hawley</i><br>Columbia University Press, 232 pages $28.00<p>Since World War II, American political life has been defined, …

Extreme far-right groups putting aside differences to keep out refugees, promote populism: study

Far-right groups are increasingly collaborating internationally to keep out refugees, fight hate speech laws and elect populist politicians, …

Alt-Right

ALT-RIGHT GROUPS IN GEORGIA: An inside look

<b>ATLANTA</b> - A march that morphed into violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this year launched the alt-right into the national conversation …

Alt-Right

The Alt-Right is Using Leaked NATO Psychological Warfare Tactics to Spread White Supremacism Globally

Far right groups under the banner of the so-called 'alt right' are using psychological warfare techniques learnt from leaked NATO and British …

Alt-Right

Democracy in Crisis: The Proud Boys and the Alt-Right

Proud Boy lawyer demands publications not call "western chauvinist fraternity" alt-right

How Trump Succeeds Without Succeeding

He has made a career of convincing people that his failures were the exact opposite. Can he pull it off again?<p>Earlier this month, 11 weeks after his inauguration, in the aftermath of bungled attempts at instituting a Muslim travel ban and “repealing and replacing” the Affordable Care Act, and in …

100 days of gibberish – Trump has weaponised nonsense | Lindy West

The Trump White House approaches language with the same roughshod entitlement he’s applying to the presidency. His sloppy lies and vague promises must not stop us holding him to account<p>With only a week left of his first 100 days in office – traditionally a milestone for American presidents – Donald …

Donald Trump

The Ins and Outs of Fujifilm X Autofocus

I recently posted an article about getting the most from the Fujifilm X system cameras. One of the points of discussion and contention that came up …

The 1930s were humanity's darkest, bloodiest hour. Are you paying attention?

A decade haunted by mass poverty, violent extremism and world war gives us one crucial advantage: the chance to learn the era’s lessons and avoid its mistakes<p>Even to mention the 1930s is to evoke the period when human civilisation entered its darkest, bloodiest chapter. No case needs to be argued; …

Prince Charles

11 Works Of Fiction That Will Inspire You To Resist In The Next Four Years

As long as there have been artists and writers, there have been artists and writers who inspire political dissent — including the authors of these …

Thousands of furious Trump fans can’t stop visiting a website that pretends Clinton won

By Peter Holley<p>Peter Holley<p>Technology reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p><i>It’s just over a month into Hillary Clinton’s historic presidency, and Milo Yiannopoulos works as a Starbucks barista, the Koch brothers have fled the country and the first woman to occupy the Oval Office is the sober, exacting policy</i> …

Hillary Clinton

From old photo to right-wing meme to Trump’s twitter: The journey of one Schumer/Putin pic

By Abby Ohlheiser<p>Abby Ohlheiser<p>Reporter covering digital culture<p>Email Bio Follow<p>This is a tweet from the president of the United States:<p>If that photo looks familiar to you, it might be because you stumbled across it at one of many pro-Trump media outlets over the past week. The photo was emblematic …

Jeff Sessions

20 Diversion Tactics Highly Manipulative Narcissists, Sociopaths And Psychopaths Use To Silence You

Toxic people such as malignant narcissists, psychopaths and those with antisocial traits engage in maladaptive behaviors in relationships that …

The content of his presidency

When Barack Obama worked as a community organizer amid the bleak industrial decay of Chicago’s far South Side during the 1980s, he tried to follow a mantra of that profession: Dream of the world as you wish it to be, but deal with the world as it is.<p>The notion of an Obama presidency was beyond …

The White House

13 books Ernest Hemingway thought every young writer should read

In 1934, a young man named Arnold Samuelson was fresh out of journalism school at the University of Minnesota when he read "One Way Across," a short story by Ernest Hemingway.<p>The story later became part of Hemingway's fourth novel "To Have and Have Not."<p>Samuelson admired the story so much that he …

Literature

‘He’s a Performance Artist Pretending to be a Great Manager’

Donald Trump sits at the top of the biggest org chart in the world. Why does he look so uncomfortable in the job?<p>More than 27 years before Donald Trump was elected president of the United States, Bruce Nobles, then the president of the Trump Shuttle airline, assessed with some befuddlement the …

Donald Trump

The Outdoor Industry and Republicans Are Going to War Over America’s National Parks. Here’s What You Need to Know.

<b>In this report:</b><p><b>•</b> Members of the outdoor industry are clashing with Republican lawmakers over recent efforts to shift federal lands to the states. …

A Loose and Even Enjoyable Reading List to Help Explain How We Got Here

Since the November election of Donald Trump, the question “How did we get here?” has bounced around the internet and through print media. Despite the …

Build Your Financial Nut: 401K Retirement Contributions Matter Less Over Time

I want to get everybody talking about their retirement portfolios because making the proper net worth allocation, deciding on how often to rebalance, …