White Supremacism

The “Redneck Revolt” Is Showing Up at Gun Shows and KKK Rallies to End White Supremacy

Last year, following the presidential election, I wrote a column suggesting that people who identify as White consider working in their own families …

Racism

What is “White Supremacy”? - There's Research on That

Neo-Nazi swastikas, explicitly racist chants and slogans, and public demonstrations with hoods and torches, as seen recently in places likes …

Racism

Trump supporters know racism is wrong but are happy to support racism. Sadly, this isn't new

×<p>Tag History<p>Trump created by Kelly Macias at 11/21/2017 12:10 PM<br>• Trump TrumpVoters created by Kelly Macias at 11/21/2017 12:10 PM<br>• Racism Trump …

Liberal View

FBI Racially Profiling “Black Identity Extremists” - Validated Independent News

In early August 2017, the counterterrorism division of the FBI released a report warning of the danger of “Black Identity Extremists.” Jana Winter …

Liberal View

Teaching White Supremacy: How Textbooks Have Shaped Our Attitudes On Race

Sometimes the answers to our most perplexing questions are right in front of us. How, for instance, could it be that our continuously-evolving society is more divided than ever over skin color and cultural identity when we just had a two-term, black President? Is the media turning white citizens …

HBCUs

Liberals Now Say the OUTDOORS is a Form of White Supremacy. Outdoors. White Supremacy...

Are you the type who enjoys the great outdoors? The smell of fresh air? The sounds of flowing streams and birds chirping? If so, I’ve got bad news …

Racism

Meet The Armed, Anti-Racist, Self-Proclaimed ‘Rednecks’ Taking On White Supremacy

Redneck Revolt — an anti-racist, pro-gun community defense network — is answering crucial questions, while raising others.<p>“I don’t know if I want to …

Racism

Twitter strips prominent white supremacists and neo-Nazis of blue ticks

Twitter has begun removing verifications from far-right figures after facing a backlash for offering blue check marks to an American white …

Racism

Parental Medicaid Expansion Translates into Preventive Care for their Children

As a social worker, we spend a good deal of time looking at systems, and systems work means we can’t only focus on what’s “wrong” with the individual …

Social Work

White supremacist flyers appear near Burnaby library twice in less than a month

White supremacist flyers have appeared outside Burnaby’s Metrotown library twice in less than a month.<p>Just before opening on Oct. 29, a patron …

Racism

A Bunch Of Controversial BBC Documentaries Have Just Hit Netflix

I think we can all safely say that Netflix‘s heightened focus on originals has been a good thing. Over the past couple of years, the streaming …

Entertainment

Tuesday Tip: How to Avoid Shilling for Controversial Subjects

From stories about foreign wars to domestic political rifts, there is plenty of media manipulation. Partisans for various causes are eager to use …

Photography

White Americans: Stop Crying About ‘White Guilt’ Every Time Someone Brings Up Systemic Racism

I have studied racism for much of my adult life. While far from being an expert, I am pretty well-versed in most of the white-oriented terminology in …

Racism

So You Accidentally Booked a White Supremacist Band

In bars and clubs nationwide, white power bands are on the rise. But anti-racist activists are trying to get them off the stage.<p>Dressed in black leather vests with dark balaclavas covering their faces, the members of the Texas-based black metal band Nyogthaeblisz looked out of place on the stage of …

Racism

Lest we forget? Rise of fascist ‘patriotism’ shows we already have: Opinion

So much for "Never again." So much for "Lest we forget."<p>We have forgotten, and it is happening again. Amid rising intolerance around the world, ill …

Canadian News

Daily briefing: Russia’s UK spying, China climate blow, white supremacists in Warsaw

, , and<p><b>Sign up to receive FirstFT by email here</b><p><b>How well did you keep up with the news last week? Take the FirstFT quiz.</b><p>Concerns are rising that …

Theresa May

Polish far-right march draws white supremacists from around the world

Fascists and other far-right extremists are set to assemble on Saturday in Warsaw for a march which has become one of the largest gatherings in …

News (Ireland)

Taylor Swift’s Persona Is Not Built For 2017

In 2017, Swift is still absenting herself from the cultural conversation while simultaneously trying to center herself in it.<p><b>Taylor Swift’s</b> reputation is a complicated mess. Love her or hate her, she knows this and we know this — it's what her newest album (uh, <i>Reputation</i>), is all about. One would …

Long-form Journalism

A Year After Trump's Win, It's Never Been Clearer That White Supremacy's Last Stand Is Coming To An End

On November 8, 2016, I sat on a panel of TV commentators, trying to comprehend Donald Trump’s surprise election victory as it happened in real time. …

Women of Color

Twitter verified a vile white supremacist. Now it’s reviewing its blue check policy. – VICE News

Two days after giving a blue check to a prominent white nationalist who organized the deadly Charlottesville rally, Twitter on Thursday announced it’s reevaluating how users get those “verification” marks.<p>Getting the coveted blue check mark next to your Twitter handle has long been a sign that you …

Jason Kessler

Top 5 reasons Roy Moore Could Still Win, Despite Sexual Assault Allegations

Roy Moore, the Republican candidate for senate in Alabama, was rocked by scandal this week, as a woman accused him of initiating sexual contact with …

Liberal View

Is ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ A Subversive Takedown Of White Supremacy?

If the plot of <i>the new Thor movie sounds familiar, perhaps it’s because you know</i> the history of colonialism.<p><i>Spoilers ahead! You’ve been warned.</i><p>Full …

Racism

Taylor Swift chided by the ACLU for demanding retraction from obscure blog

In response to a cease-and-desist letter from Taylor Swift's lawyer, the ACLU went to bat this week for a blogger who accused the musician of tacitly …

Taylor Swift

Unholy Alliance: New Books Untangle Race and Religion

At various times throughout history, the Bible has been used to justify the enslavement of black children, women, and men, and this has created a …

White Nationalism

Advocacy group denounces white supremacist posters in Burnaby

The posters promote Stormfront, a self-described white nationalist online community.

Racism

White supremacist who pled guilty to assaulting a black woman spotted at Kobach campaign fundraiser

Liberal View

Despite pledges to remove hate groups, Twitter verifies creator of Charlottesville rally

11:20 AM ET, November 9, 2017<p><b>YouTube rapid-response pundits have climbed in search results, exposing legions of viewers to far-fetched theories after</b> …

Jack Dorsey

Racist flyers found in Burnaby | The Province

More white supremacist flyers have been circulating in B.C, this time in Burnaby.<p>A photo of a flyer advertising a white supremacist website was …

Canadian News

Chadwick Boseman Chose His Black Panther Accent to Make a Point About White Supremacy

The whole point of Wakanda is that it is a truly isolated nation—isolated by its people’s own choosing, turning itself into a technological utopia …

African-American News

A Year in the Violent Rise of White Supremacy

Since Election Day one year ago, culminating in President Donald Trump, white supremacists have held at least a dozen rallies across the United …

Racism