Daily Stormer

The 'It's Okay to Be White' meme was backed by neo-Nazis and David Duke

It was a Friday night in early November and Fox News host Tucker Carlson was preaching to the camera about leftists sowing “racial divisions” …

Racism

The alt-right threw a fit after Twitter unverified its top personalities. Now they’re regrouping.

Tim “Baked Alaska” Gionet spent Thursday night going back to the white nationalist drawing board... almost literally.<p>The tiki torch-wielding former</i> …

Racism

Legitimizing the Dark Web: The New York Times’s Tor Hidden Service

A few days ago, I poured myself a fresh cup of coffee, opened up my laptop, started up the Tor Browser, and started reading the <i>New York Times</i>. But I …

Encryption

Does a free press mean more regulation for Facebook?

<b>(CNN) —</b> At the beginning of November, the general counsels of Facebook, Google and Twitter appeared on Capitol Hill to answer questions about a destabilizing campaign of Russian meddling. Members of Congress grilled them on exactly how each of the platforms might have allowed malicious publishing …

Opinion

Colin Kaepernick and Papa John’s could play role in hurting Jerry Jones

Yahoo Sports<p>If the NFL-aimed criticisms of Papa John’s CEO John Schnatter weren’t already a problem for Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, they may …

John Schnatter

NFL, ESPN, Starbucks and the politicization of everything | Opinion | NOLA.com

Former U.S. House Speaker Tip O'Neill is credited with coining the phrase, "All politics is local," the idea that a politician's success is tied to …

John Schnatter

The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: 'He Will Not Step Down'

During a rally in Alabama, Kayla Moore, the wife of Senate candidate Roy Moore, said her husband isn’t letting the allegations get to him.<p>Today in 5 Lines<p>President Trump blasted Minnesota Senator Al Franken after the lawmaker was accused of forcibly kissing and groping a woman, but did not mention …

Politics

Radio Atlantic: How an American Neo-Nazi Was Made

Luke O'Brien and Rosie Gray join our hosts to discuss the radicalization of Andrew Anglin, and how far-right extremism is evolving.<p>Andrew Anglin spent his formative years flirting with hippie progressivism, then tried his hand at becoming a tribal hunter-gatherer. But he only achieved notoriety …

Politics

"American Nazi" profiled

Luke O'Brien writes about The Making of an American Nazi: Andrew Anglin. Founder of <i>The Daily Stormer</i>, Anglin is a white supremacist whose trolling …

Racism

Papa John's gave the middle finger to the alt-right after being proclaimed neo-Nazis' favorite pizza

Papa John’s Pizza has rejected the endorsement of the white nationalist “alt-right” movement—giving the middle finger to neo-Nazis in a tweet sent …

Racism

Milo Yiannopoulos And How The Media Boosts Fascists And Bags Its Opponents

In Australia, people who oppose fascism are considered extreme by mainstream media. But the people who promote it… they’re funny and quirky and …

Censorship

The Making of an American Nazi

How did Andrew Anglin go from being an antiracist vegan to the alt-right’s most vicious troll and propagandist—and how might he be stopped?<p>On December 16, 2016, Tanya Gersh answered her phone and heard gunshots. Startled, she hung up. Gersh, a real-estate agent who lives in Whitefish, Montana, …

Racism

The Lost Boys

The young men of the alt-right could define American politics for a generation.<p>The sudden emergence of the so-called alt-right from the dark recesses of the internet into the American mainstream was at first more baffling than shocking. The young people sharing strange, coded frog memes and …

Politics

Keurig, Papa John’s, and the Politicization of American Junk

On Sunday afternoon, a Twitter user with the display name Snoop Bailey posted what would have once been considered an odd thing: a video of him in his tidy garage, using a golf club to smash a Keurig coffeemaker to pieces. Yet Bailey was not alone: many of his fellow-Americans had posted videos of …

Culture

The Atlantic’s December Issue: “The Making of an American Nazi” Profiles the Disturbing Evolution of Daily Stormer Publisher Andrew Anglin

Plus: China’s Quest to Make Contact With Extraterrestrial Intelligence; Second Life and the Digital Ruins of a Forgotten Future; Why Republican Is Not a Synonym for Racist; and the Perils of Children-Robot Friendships<p>Washington, D.C. (November 14, 2017)—Andrew Anglin’s website, The Daily Stormer, …

'Hatreon', A Crowdfunding Site For Bigots, is Exhibit A For Why Kicking Them Off Social Platforms Doesn't Solve the Problem

You might be familiar with Patreon, an online platform which enables users to pledge monthly donations to support their favorite artists, podcasters, …

Jewish Culture

Cloudflare just bought a startup so it could offer a VPN "that doesn't suck"

• <b>Cloudflare, a content delivery network known for protecting and then withdrawing its protection from a Nazi blog called The Daily Stormer, has acquired startup Neumob.</b>• <b><br>Cloudflare was primarily interested in Neumob's now defunct virtual private network (VPN) product, which it plans to revive.</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

Business

These are the popular brands Neo-Nazis love most

Why do Neo-Nazis and white supremacists keep laying claim to some of America’s most popular brands?<p>Most recently, the far-right website the Daily …

Racism

Twitter's Authentication Policy Is a Verified Mess

Twitter finds itself struggling—again—with who can speak on its network and under what terms after two days of shifting pronouncements around its …

Black Culture

The New York Times keeps whitewashing communism’s crimes

The Trump administration marked this week’s 100th anniversary of the Bolshevik Revolution by declaring a National Day for the Victims of Communism. The New York Times marked the same anniversary in a different way: by running a series of articles extolling the virtues of communism.<p>The irony of the …

Opinion

Conservative writer defends neo-Nazi website as good source of facts about Jews

On November 5, the conservative online site Townhall.com published an article by author and talk radio host Michael Brown about converting Jews to …

Liberal View

Reddit Bans ‘Incel’ Group for Inciting Violence Against Women

Reddit has banned the online community of “incels,” or men who blame women for their involuntary celibacy and sometimes advocate rape, as part of a new crackdown on forums that glorify and incite violence.<p>On Tuesday, the incel subreddit disappeared from the internet forum and was replaced with a …

News (U.S.)

Neo-Nazis Are Trying To Spiff Up Their Image By Ditching The Swastika

Over the past two years, Nazis and other white supremacists have been going through a series of dramatic makeovers. They cast off the cloak of the Ku …

Racism

Papa John’s actually had to say it doesn’t want to be the official pizza of the alt-right

The Daily Stormer declared Papa John’s the alt-right’s official pizza, but the CEO wants nothing to do with them<p>Papa John's CEO John Schnatter may have bitten off more than he could chew when he blamed the NFL player protests for his business's declining performance. Now his company has had to go …

U.S. Politics

Papa John's Whining About the NFL Backfired and Made Them Beloved by Nazis

Papa John's doesn't want to be the official pizza of white people, thanks.<p>The good news for Papa John's is the pizza company got a small sales bump over the weekend. The bad news is it's from Nazis. And because this is 2017, we mean literal Nazis.<p>It's probably not what they were hoping for when CEO …

John Schnatter

Papa John’s tells neo-Nazis to stop eating its pizza

Papa John’s is urging white supremacists to stop buying its pizza.<p>The condemnation from the national pizza chain came shortly after the notorious …

Weird

Papa John's Doesn't Want White Supremacists Buying Its Pizza

The founder and CEO Papa John’s (pzza) lost a reported $70 million in net worth after his chain lowered its sales expectations last week, but he …

Retail

Papa John's Asks White Supremacists To Stop Buying Its Pizza

Papa John’s released a statement Monday telling white supremacists not to buy their pizza after an alt-right website called the restaurant chain …

News (U.S.)

Harvey Weinstein, Taylor Swift, and Disney try to stop the presses

In a searing investigation for <i>The</i> <i>New Yorker,</i> published late Monday night, Ronan Farrow reveals the terrifying — though ultimately unsuccessful — …

Liberal View

Papa John’s tells Nazis: ‘Don’t buy our pizzas’

Description Rob Kim/Getty ImagesJohn H. Schnatter, Founder, Chairman & CEO of Papa John's International, Inc. (C), with David Wicks of Nasdaq (2nd R) …

Racism