Racism

Arnold Schwarzenegger Schools Trump On How To Respond To Nazis

"Let me help you write your speech a little bit."<p>Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, using a bobblehead doll and a signature “terminate” line, issued a powerful response to the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, last week, saying exactly what President Donald Trump wouldn’t …

News (U.S.)

I Used To Be a Neo-Nazi. Charlottesville Terrifies Me.

The Friday Cover<p>The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning.<p>When I was a skinhead, living in the Los Angeles area in the 1980s, I remember watching a favorite video with my fellow extremists. It was footage of the 1979 Greensboro …

Politics

Student Who Attended Charlottesville White Supremacist Rally Leaves Boston University After Backlash

An 18-year-old who participated in the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., said he has chosen to leave Boston University after receiving …

News

The Women Behind the 'Alt-Right'

The overwhelmingly male crowd at the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville shouldn’t be seen as an absence of women in the movement overall.<p>Last Friday night, the white nationalists who marched on Charlottesville’s Emancipation Park all looked strikingly similar. They were almost exclusively …

Politics

Kim Kardashian loves black culture but won’t fight racism

The Jeffree Star beef proves she might have a black husband, black friends, admire black style and have biracial children but it doesn’t mean she’s ready to fight racism<p>In the last month we’ve had politicians dropping N bombs, the death of Rashan Charles, and America’s impending race war and yet …

Kim Kardashian

New Yorker and Economist covers slam Trump's defence of white supremacists

Magazines show Trump blowing wind into a Ku Klux Klan sail and shouting through a KKK megaphone<p>The cover pages of the New Yorker and Economist have criticised President Donald Trump’s defence of a white supremacist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia.<p>In an editorial, the Economist said Trump is …

News (U.S.)

In 2015, Donald Trump said the Confederate flag should go in a museum. Here’s what changed.

Two days after Donald Trump announced his presidential candidacy, Dylann Roof shot and killed nine African American worshipers at the historically black Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, S.C. Pictures of Roof holding Confederate flags soon surfaced — and so, too, did calls from Democratic and …

Politics

Leftists Have Selective Vision Regarding Charlottesville and Selective Memory Regarding Racism

Posted: Aug 18, 2017 12:01 AM<p>Leftists had a corporate autonomous sensory meridian response (brain orgasm) when one of the most racially divisive …

Conservative View

Crowds stood in line to turn themselves in for the crime of tearing down a Confederate statue

Durham, North Carolina, activists showed solidarity for those arrested for tearing down a Confederate statue.<p>On Monday, protesters in Durham, North Carolina, pulled down a Confederate statue — without any official permission. In the following days, police arrested several people for the act on riot …

Politics

Women say they quit Google because of racial discrimination: 'I was invisible'

As Google reels from the fallout over a controversial diversity memo, multiple women say they faced regular discrimination and ultimately left<p>Qichen Zhang couldn’t believe what she was hearing. The technical specialist was in the middle of the office at Google when a white male colleague began …

Racial Discrimination

Real Life Clayton Bigsby Writes Email Denouncing Black Lives Matter, Supporting Confederate Monuments Because He ‘Wanted to Help’ Trump

Let me preface this by saying that as black people, we always know there is going to be at least <i>one</i>. You know the one. They do the most to set …

Black Lives Matter

President Trump wants 'the facts' on right-wing extremism. Here they are.

We've been conditioned to view terrorism as the exclusive province of extremist Muslims. And now the chickens are coming home to roost.<p>In the aftermath of the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., President Trump said he needed to have “the facts” before passing judgment on whether a …

Right-wing Extremism

This Confederate history activist condemns white supremacists, but says Trump was right

Thirteen years ago, Brag Bowling was worried about green paint balls that had been splattered on a statue of Stonewall Jackson and the words “Death to Nazis” spray-painted on one of Robert E. Lee. Both memorials stand in the middle of roundabouts on Monument Avenue in the Virginia city of Richmond, …

Politics

Let’s enjoy the white supremacist freakout after DNA tests show they aren’t 100 percent white

Users of a white supremacist message board are shocked to discover they're not as "pure" as they'd like to be<p>Statnews — a digital news site that focuses on medicine and science — published an article on Wednesday about white supremacists taking genetic tests to measure their whiteness. Many users …

Liberal View

Mike Pence just compared Trump to Teddy Roosevelt, who believed white people were “the forward race”

Vice President Mike Pence compared President Donald Trump to former President Teddy Roosevelt, who believed white people were “the forward race.” …

Donald Trump

It's Complicated: White Women, White Men & White Supremacy

<i>Jamia Wilson is a writer and activist. The views expressed here are her own.</i><p>I’ll never forget the moment when I had a college classmate reveal that he was once a member of a white nationalist gang. “Brotherhood,” he explained. “A sense that I belonged during a time when I felt alienated… just for …

White Supremacism

Colleges brace for more violence amid rash of hate on campus

BOSTON (AP) — Nicholas Fuentes is dropping out of Boston University and heading south, pressing ahead with his right-wing politics despite receiving online death threats.<p>The 19-year-old joined a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend and posted a defiant Facebook message …

News (U.S.)

Charlottesville: Canadians Who Attended White Supremacist Rally Identified

OTTAWA — At least two Quebec men have been identified after they travelled south to participate in a white supremacist rally last week in …

Canadian News

White supremacists take DNA tests, find they're not so white

Commentary: Services such as 23andMe and Ancestry.com offer much simpler ways to learn about your past. A new study suggests the truth of their past makes some deny the science.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Which of us is pure?<p>Pure of …

White Supremacists

KKK leader threatens to kill black Latina journalist during interview

An Afro-Latina journalist conducting an interview with a member of the Ku Klux Klan has said he threatened her so violently that she was concerned …

Ku Klux Klan

If you're shocked by Trump racism, you weren't paying attention

Rachel Maddow notes the new reporting on White House staffers claiming to be shocked by Donald Trump's response to the racist rally in …

Donald Trump

Johnny Cash’s family to white supremacists: stop using our dad

After spotting his image at the white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Cash's family is speaking out<p>The family of country-music legend Johnny Cash has released a statement via Facebook decrying the use of his image at the white-supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend — a …

Liberal View

'I'm prepared for civil war': In America's South, militias are preparing for battle

Jackson (United States) (AFP) - Each month, Chris Hill gets together with friends to spend a few days in a remote forest in Georgia, deep in the heart of the American South.<p>They trade stories over a campfire, feast on barbecue food — and practice raids with semi-automatic rifles in case the …

War

In The Wake Of Charlottesville Patriot Prayer, Proud Boys Marked White Supremacist Hate Groups [Opinion]

Would a Nazi by any other name genocide more sweetly? The terms “Nazi” and “White Supremacist” are being bandied about quite a bit lately. An irony …

White Supremacism

White Supremacists Were Not The Only Thugs Tearing Up Charlottesville

<i>Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN</i> …

Democratic Party

Defiant Trump digs in as racial, GOP tensions flare

The president laments the removal of Confederate statues and attacks Sens. Graham and Flake on Twitter.<p>A defiant President Donald Trump on Thursday further inflamed racial tensions and the GOP divide, tweeting out his support for “beautiful” Confederate statues and attacking Republican senators who …

Politics

Richard Spencer Might Be The Worst Person In America. But He’s Right About Israel

The images of Nazis and white supremacists marching in the streets of Charlottesville with torches chanting “blood and soil” shook me to my core. But …

Israel

A moment that changed me: realising I was black

I always thought I was mixed race until someone at school called me black. That started me thinking about racial identity<p>“A ‘black girl’. How weird is that?” I laughed. I’m met with silence from my mum’s side of the dinner table.<p>“It’s not weird. It’s what you are.”<p>Like one million other people in …

Opinion

Why Republicans Can’t Ditch David Duke

He was washed up 15 or 20 years ago. But the former KKK leader keeps popping back into the news, on board the Trump train.<p>Getting David Duke’s endorsement is problematic for any politician. Candidate Donald Trump said he didn’t know who Duke was when the former Klan leader told his followers that …

Elections

Graham responds to Trump's attacks: 'You are now receiving praise from some of the most racist and hate-filled' people in the country

Sen. Lindsay Graham shot back at President Donald Trump on Thursday morning, continuing a spat between the two over Trump's controversial response to the weekend's white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.<p>The South Carolina Republican, who is one of the GOP's most outspoken Trump critics, sharply …

Donald Trump