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Judge tosses 2 charges against prominent white nationalist from New Hampshire

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia judge has dismissed two of the three felony counts against a prominent white nationalist charged after a …

New Hampshire

Republican challenging Maxine Waters is using a white supremacist platform to promote his campaign

Edwin Duterte, a California Republican who has announced he will challenge Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) next year for her seat in Congress, is promoting …

Liberal View

Charlottesville ‘Crying Nazi’ Hosts Radio Show — From Jail Cell

Christopher Cantwell, a white nationalist who famously wept over being wanted by the police in the wake of this summer’s violent Unite the Right …

Jewish Culture

Remember the ‘crying Nazi?’ He’s hosting a radio show from a Virginia jail

Christopher Cantwell, a self-professed white nationalist arrested in the days after the violent demonstrations in Charlottesville, Virginia, in …

Canadian News

The best and worst TV series finales - Vox

Ending a TV show is equal parts philosophy, craft, and luck.<p>It’s a muggy Atlanta afternoon, and Lee Pace is filming what will become the final shot of the final episode of the AMC drama <i>Halt and Catch Fire</i>.<p>He has to deliver just one line: “Let me start by asking a question.” It calls back to the …

TV

Charlottesville Hate Leader Wanted for Arrest After Protester Was Doxed and Swatted

Jason Kessler allegedly tweeted out a woman’s address, which was followed by call bringing police to her home when someone lied she was brandishing a …

Crime

Halt and Catch Fire bosses break down the beautiful series finale

After spending four seasons exploring connection, in all meanings of the term, <i>Halt and Catch Fire</i> has finally signed off for good.<p>In the poignant …

TV

The ‘Halt and Catch Fire’ Showrunners on ‘Redefining the Story of Losers’

“Halt and Catch Fire” had the misfortune of falling into a growing category: great TV shows that few people watch. Or at least watch live. Ratings for the series didn’t improve much after its first season, even when the show’s quality did.<p>Instead of reverse engineering another “Mad Men” or …

The Arts

A Trio Of White Supremacists Have Been Found Guilty For Failure To Disperse In Charlottesville

Following the August riot that erupted in Charlottesville after a white supremacist rally, the wheels of justice have slowly turned. While James Fields Jr. was quickly charged with murdering Heather Hayer, many of the other violent incidents remain unresolved. While the organizers of the Unite the …

Racism

City of Charlottesville and Activists Sue White Supremacist Leaders

The new filings accuse Richard Spencer, Christopher Cantwell and a variety of other White supremacist leaders of physical and emotional harm due to …

Race & Ethnicity

The Making of Donna’s Big, Series-Ending Speech on Halt and Catch Fire

It was a wretchedly hot afternoon in Atlanta; at 94 degrees Fahrenheit, it would go on record as the hottest day of the month. But no one needed to …

Entertainment

Lawyers vs. White Supremacists

On Wednesday morning, schools across Charlottesville, Virginia, were placed on lockdown following an internet threat of a Las Vegas–style mass …

Racism

Critic's Notebook: 'Halt and Catch Fire' and the Golden Age of Sad TV

'The Leftovers,' 'Better Call Saul,' 'The Americans' and, of course, 'This Is Us' are just a few of the recent shows to effectively mine small-screen …

TV

That time I was on Halt and Catch Fire

*record scratch**freeze frame*Yep, that’s me. You’re probably wondering how I ended up back in the 1970s with such a sweet jacket and bitchin’ …

TV

‘Halt And Catch Fire’ Shocker: Scoot McNairy Talks About Surprise Twist That Everyone Forgot About [Spoilers]

<i>Halt And Catch Fire</i> Season 4, Episode 7 knocked out a total surprise. This was the shocking twist that viewers had expected would happen for the past …

TV

GUILTY: Trio of Charlottesville organizers busted for riot

A trio of alt-right leaders who participated in the “Unite the Right Rally” in Charlottesville, Virginia this past August were found guilty on Friday …

Liberal View

What men's rights activists and other "anti-feminist" men have in common with white supremacists

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters<br>“Anti-feminist” forces, including men’s rights activists, have “embraced misogyny as ideology”<b>The men’s rights movement is</b> …

Feminism

Tired of the Liberal Agenda Infecting Your Social Media? There's an App For That

Scroll with me here. Somebody named BeatlesBaby makes “a very badass chicken curry.” Look, there’s a nice sepia-tinted pencil drawing of Ned Stark …

Mike Cernovich

To defeat neo-Nazis, Americans need to revisit their own history of political protest

Nary a day goes by in the American news cycle without coverage of some sort of Donald Trump-related protest. From the Women’s March to his Muslim ban, from the March for Science to the ongoing protests over the ending of the DACA program, there are a lot of angry people in the streets.<p>And, indeed, …

Big Ideas

Democrats plotted the Charlottesville rally to put Trump "on the spot” about racism, says congressman

The violent neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last month was nothing more than “a total hoax” orchestrated by liberals who supported …

Trump Tower

Trump revives debate on hate groups, then condemns them

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a resolution condemning white supremacists and hate groups, hours after reviving his …

Robert E. Lee

Charlottesville: Race and Terror – VICE News Tonight on HBO | VICE News

On Saturday hundreds of white nationalists, alt-righters, and neo-Nazis traveled to Charlottesville, Virginia to participate in the "Unite the Right" rally. By Saturday evening three people were dead – one protester, and two police officers – and many more injured.<p>"VICE News Tonight" correspondent …

Prejudice

Producers Of "The Bachelor" Can't Find A Bachelor

According to People.com, the producers of ABC’s <i>The Bachelor</i> haven’t been able to find a suitable guy to feature on the show next season and they’re …

The Bachelor

The right-wing terror threat Trump ignores

Eric Foner on the making and the breaking of the legend of Robert E. Lee. Look at all these monuments from around the world that honor those who …

Racism

Thugs and Journalists

With all of the criticism coming from liberal and centrist media (as well as the usual suspects on the right), one would think that a commitment to …

Racism

White nationalist denied bond on felony charges in Charlottesville rally

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A judge has denied bond for white nationalist Christopher Cantwell, who White supremacist turns himself in for alleged rally …

Racism

'Crying Nazi' Asks for Bail on Basis That He's Really an Ironic Nazi

It has been a rough week for Christopher “The Crying Nazi” Cantwell. First, he had to endure finding out about his new nickname. Then, he was denied …

Racism

‘Crying Nazi’ Christopher Cantwell's Lawyer Says He’s Just Kidding About Killing Jews

The white supremacist who rails against minorities is just a ‘shock jock,’ according to his attorney, who compared him to Jewish comedian Jackie …

Crime

White supremacist from Vice documentary denied bond

The white supremacist protester featured in the Vice News documentary about the racially charged demonstrations in Charlottesville, Va., last month …

Robert E. Lee

The Charlottesville "crying Nazi" wants your sympathy from jail

Infamous neo-Nazi Christopher Cantwell this week seemingly expressed a desire for sympathy from jail in an interview with The Daily Beast, but don't …

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