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Federal Judge Rules RuSA President a Flight Risk, Denies Bail
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/10/02/federal-judge-rules-rusa-president-a-flight-risk-denies-bail/

A federal judge on Monday determined that James Timothy Turner, the self-declared president of the nation's largest antigovernment “sovereign citizen” group, was a flight ...

Conspiracists Say Recent Shootings ‘False Flag’ Attacks by Government
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/08/27/conspiracists-say-recent-shootings-false-flag-attacks-by-government/

Kurt Nimmo says that there is no problem with violent white supremacists in the military.His boss, Alex Jones, says that there is no problem with gun violence in America – ...

Ruby Ridge Carved Niche in History
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/08/21/ruby-ridge-carved-niche-in-history/

Editor’s Note: This article was first published on Aug. 19 in The Spokesman-Review, based in Spokane, Wash. The 11-day siege at Ruby Ridge began 20 years ago today, on Aug. ...

Conspiracists Adopt NRA Talking Points on UN Arms Treaty
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/07/19/conspiracists-adopt-nra-talking-points-on-un-arms-treaty/

Nothing spooks antigovernment conspiracy theorists like the United Nations and its international treaties – particularly when it comes to perceived threats to their right ...

Hate Group Leader to Serve as California State Judge
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/06/20/hate-group-leader-to-serve-as-california-state-judge/

Gary Kreep, a longtime antigovernment activist, “birther” and hate group leader who uses anti-Obama rhetoric as a proxy for anti-Muslim hate, has emerged victorious in ...

School for Scoundrels: Online ‘Patriot’ University Opens Doors
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/06/08/school-for-scoundrels-online-patriot-university-opens-doors/

Attention, students and lovers of learning: If you’ve been seeking an education with a “moral and nationalist perspective,” unencumbered by government censorship and ...

Antigovernment ‘Patriot’ Movement Takes Up Delaware Sheriff’s Crusade
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/04/26/antigovernment-patriot-movement-takes-up-delaware-sheriff-crusade/

Update: Proposed legislation clarifying that Delaware sheriffs do not have powers of arrest was withdrawn yesterday by its sponsor, WGMD News reports. State Rep. Daniel Short, ...

Beck Ridicules Cop-Killing Movement as Insignificant
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/02/13/beck-ridicules-cop-killing-movement-as-insignificant/

There’s stupid, and then there’s really stupid. Finally, there’s blind, leaden stupidity, a quality personified in great detail by the loathsome Glenn Beck last week.Beck ...

Father in Apparent Murder-Suicide was ‘Congressman’ in ‘Republic’
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/02/10/father-in-apparent-murder-suicide-was-congressman-in-antigovernment-republic/

Last week, police made a startling announcement in their investigation of a fire that killed a father and son in their rural West Virginia mobile home in January. They revealed ...

UN’s Agenda 21 is Seen as Trojan Horse for ‘New World Order’
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/02/06/uns-agenda-21-is-seen-as-trojan-horse-for-new-world-order/

In the last several years, an obscure United Nations accord called Agenda 21 has emerged as something of a unified field theory for the antigovernment movement. On its face, ...