Right-wing Extremism

Sexual Misconduct Scandals Focus on the Weinsteins, but Largely Ignore Their Poorer Victims

"Women in low-wage jobs, like hotel cleaners or farm workers, experience high levels of harassment because they do not have the bargaining power to …

Occupy Movement

Neo-Nazi policeman deemed unfit to serve by German court

A German policeman whose tattoos and Hitler salutes indicate far-right extremist attitudes can be fired from his job, a court has decided. Tattoos …

World News

THOUSANDS of kids referred to Prevent anti-terror scheme

Thousands of children and teenagers have been flagged up to the Government's anti-terror programme, official figures show.<p>The first detailed Home …

Extremism

There Was a Terrorist Attack in a Colorado Walmart Last Week, and No One Is Talking About It

Scott Ostrem, a 47-year-old, white man, walked into a Walmart north of Denver on Nov. 1 and opened fire. Eyewitnesses described him as “nonchalantly” …

Liberal View

Nine-year-old boy who stood up in class and declared allegiance to Isis among thousands of children referred to Prevent programme

A nine-year-old boy who stood up in class to declare his support for Isis is among thousands of children referred to the Government's …

Extremism

One in Six ‘Withdraw’ From Intensive De-Radicalisation Schemes

One in six people placed on the UK Government’s intensive de-radicalisation scheme refuse to co-operate, Home Office figures show.<p>Some 63 people …

UKIP

150 people deemed at risk of extremism in Wales

<b>Nearly 150 people were deemed at risk of joining extremist groups in Wales over a year, new data shows.</b><p>Figures from the Home Office showed 31 people received specialist support to guide them away from extreme ideologies.<p>Across Wales and England, 7,631 people were referred to the UK government's …

News (Wales)

Extreme right Alabama Senate candidate accused of sexual encounter with 14-y/o girl

A US Senate by-election will be held in Alabama on 12 December, caused by the resignation of Republican Senator Jeff Sessions to become Trump’s …

Elections

From the Archives: Locomotive wheels changed

The original Jan. 27, 1936, Los Angeles Times caption reported on the wheel change:<p><i>Passenger Engine No. 7856 of the Union Pacific rolled into the Los Angeles shops for a new set of tires. As simple as jacking up a flivver to put on the spare, workmen at the shops lifted the 200-ton locomotive from</i> …

Locomotives

When Is It Terrorism? How a ‘Simple’ Question Divides a Nation

Hours after a truck plowed along a Manhattan bike path on Tuesday, Americans returned to a debate that has become a vessel for some of the most contentious questions dividing an increasingly polarized society: When is an attack terrorism?<p>A month ago, when a gunman opened fire on a crowd of …

New York City

Dem Senator introduces bill combatting ‘violent white supremacists’ and homegrown right-wing terrorism

Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) announced on Thursday that he has introduced legislation to combat the rise of white supremacist and other right-wing …

Liberal View

Four Corners: Oct 30

<b>Four Corners</b> screens “Germany’s New Nazis”, from the BBC’s <b>Panorama</b> program, presented by Sarah Ferguson.<i>For the first time since the dark days of</i> …

Germany

Does the military have a white nationalism problem?

Most service personnel reject racism, but the military is still a fertile recruiting ground for extremists<p>The United States, especially with an overt racist in the White House, has a growing white nationalism problem — and this goes double for the U.S. military, according to a recent poll conducted …

Racism

The Extreme Right Is Increasingly Organized, Globalized and Winning Over Gen-Z

A new study suggests the far right is one step ahead of efforts to counter its message.<p>The extreme right is increasingly sophisticated, globalized and actively recruiting young people, a grim new study says.<p>The once perpetually fractured eco-system of the far-right, from white nationalists in the …

Extremism

Quebec's niqab ban uses women's bodies to bolster right-wing extremism

<i>“I should see your face and you should see mine.”</i> - Premier Philippe Couillard on the passing of Bill 62 in Quebec.<p>The recent passage of Bill 62 — …

Feminism

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, …

Richard Spencer

German military: 200 soldiers classified as far-right extremists since 2008

A German lawmaker has criticized discrepancies in the reporting of right-wing sympathizers among the military's ranks. The identified extremists …

Germany

The Implosion of White Supremacy; Stay on Code

An essay governing actions of Black Americans during this critical time as the Melanoid Nation Family works to strategically destroy systematic …

Racism

Larry Elder: The Modern Left Would Have You Believe JFK Is A Right Wing Extremist

LARRY ELDER: He was one of America's most popular president --handsome, charismatic, a war hero. He believed a strong military was the best guarantor …

Democratic Party

Kamaal Haasan should be ‘shot dead’ for remarks on right-wing terrorism, says Hindu Mahasabha

Anyone who uses ‘abusive language’ against Hindus ‘does not have the right to live in this holy land’, the national president of the outfit said.<p>The …

India

Trump, global right-wing extremism hurt South Africa - Brand SA

Jan Gerber<p>Cape Town – The election of Donald Trump as US president and the global rise of right-wing extremism are some of the factors influencing …

News (South Africa)

We Warned You About Milo And You’re Still Not Listening

While accepting, in the sober light of hindsight, that Yiannopoulos is irredeemable, his apologists refuse to admit there were obvious warning …

Feminism

Meet the Swede who spent a year undercover infiltrating the far-right movement

Richard Spencer took his tiki torches back to Charlottesville on Saturday.<p>The Virginia community was the scene of deadly clashes in August after …

Racism

How a Nazi Slur for ‘Fake News’ Became an Alt-Right Rallying Cry

The term’s ugly history is such that even some on the extreme right, even today, are put off by it. But others see in it a kind of bond between …

Racism

Attacks, 'xenophobic acts' could come from extreme right in Quebec, documents warn

The Canadian government’s policy to welcome Syrian refugees, and terrorist attacks in European countries have contributed to the rising popularity of …

Canadian News

Turkey as a trendsetter in the slide to authoritarian rule

As a frequent visitor to Europe, these days are the first time I have come across such a discrepancy between governments and the elites. There is an …

Turkey

Watch as Sanders becomes visibly moved while talking about his relative who died defying the Nazis

While speaking on the PBS series, <i>Finding Your Roots,</i> Senator Bernie Sanders showed his more vulnerable side as he talked about a relative who died …

Bernie Sanders

German military investigating right-wing extremism within its ranks

Germany's military counterintelligence service is probing 391 cases of right-wing extremism, according to the Defense Ministry. An opposition …

War

German Election Losses Leave Merkel's North Korea Stance in Limbo

Angela Merkel will remain the German Chancellor. Her party, the Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU), suffered sweeping losses, but remain the largest force in the new German parliament, the Bundestag.<p>On the campaign trail, much of the talk had been around populist movements taking root …

North Korea

UK counter-terrorism police arrest 11 in neo-Nazi investigation

The neo-Nazi group became the first far-right organization to be outlawed in Britain last year after the murder of member of parliament Jo Cox, whose …

World News