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Hatewatch Headlines 1/6/2017

Think Progress: The center of American politics has fallen, and white nationalism is filling the vacuum.<p>USA Today: Post-election hate-crime rate …

Rights & Freedoms

‘Alt-right’ online poison nearly turned me into a racist

It started with Sam Harris, moved on to Milo Yiannopoulos and almost led to full-scale Islamophobia. If it can happen to a lifelong liberal, it could happen to anyone<p>I am a happily married, young white man. I grew up in a happy, Conservative household. I’ve spent my entire life – save the last four …

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Meet Milo Yiannopoulos, the Appealing Young Face of the Racist Alt-Right

Here’s why I’m disturbed by an auditorium full of young people chanting ‘cuck!’—and why you should be, too.<p>Milo Yiannopoulos is a beast.<p>The …

Trump’s shock troops: Who are the ‘alt-right’?

<b>A disparate group of provocateurs is challenging conservative orthodoxy from the right. They hate political correctness and love Donald Trump - but their critics say they're nothing but bigoted white nationalists.</b><p>There was a moment when the phrase "alt-right" first started to get real traction in …

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The White Nationalists Came Out in Texas Last Night

And so did the protesters. Dispatches from the scene.<p>COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS.—The fault lines dividing America cracked open Tuesday night in the form of a pointless argument between opposing groups of young men on the campus of Texas A&M University.<p>"Are you Nazis?" one student asked a trio of white …

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Alt-right bigot Milo Yiannopoulos just got a $250,000 book deal.

On Thursday, the <i>Hollywood Reporter</i> reported that alt-right provocateur and <i>Breitbart</i> writer Milo Yiannopoulos signed a $250,000 book deal with an …

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Muhammad Ali dead: Boxing legend, humanitarian dies at 74

Muhammad Ali, the brash and polarizing boxer who transcended sport to become a cultural icon, died Friday evening, according to family spokesperson …

This picture of a wounded Syrian boy captures just a fragment of the horrors of Aleppo

Omran Daqneesh’s bare feet barely reach the edge of the chair as he sits alone in the back of the ambulance.<p>The five-year-old’s eyes are glassy with shock and he seems hardly aware of the blood seeping from a wound in his forehead.<p>The little Syrian boy was one of five children injured by a Russian …

UN humanitarian chief says Aleppo risks becoming 'giant graveyard'

The United Nations held an emergency meeting Wednesday to address the ongoing crisis in Aleppo. The UN humanitarian aid chief warned civilians are …

Middle East

Family: Ex-US Marine convicted in Iran, sentenced to 10 years prison

Former U.S. Marine Amir Hekmati has been convicted in Iran by a secret court of "practical collaboration with the U.S. government" and sentenced to 10 years in prison, his sister told CNN on Friday.<p>The news follows a public campaign by Hekmati's family to win his release from Iran, where he has …

Men win sex discrimination pay case against university

<b>Eighteen men unhappy at being paid less than their female colleagues have won an equal pay claim against a university.</b><p>The caretakers and maintenance staff said they were being sexually discriminated against.<p>Bosses had insisted the difference was not due to gender but down to changes to the men's …

United Kingdom

‘NO NAZIS’: Restaurant Sign Banning Trump Voters Draws Severe National Ire

<b>Café 8 ½</b> in Honolulu has a wonderful and festive menu, inviting to all sorts of diners looking to enjoy Italian fare.<p>That is, <i>only if you’re not a</i> …

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