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White Supremacists Worried About Movement’s Image

Posted in White Supremacist by Sonia Scherr on June 12, 2009

Some white supremacists are bemoaning Wednesday’s fatal shooting at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C. But it’s not because they feel sorry for the security guard who died or take issue with the virulent anti-Semitism of James von Brunn, the 88-year-old white supremacist who’s been charged with his murder. Rather, they’re concerned that […]

President Obama? Many White Supremacists are Celebrating

Posted in White Supremacist by Mark Potok on June 11, 2008

With the nomination of Barack Obama as the Democratic presidential candidate clinched, large sections of the white supremacist movement are adopting a surprising attitude: Electing America’s first black president would be a very good thing. It’s not that the assortment of neo-Nazis, Klansmen, anti-Semites and others who make up this country’s radical right have suddenly […]

White Supremacists Threaten Kent State Columnist

Posted in Black Separatist,White Supremacist by David Holthouse on April 3, 2008

It’s a rare piece of writing that engenders the wrath of black militants and white supremacists, but that’s just what a March 13 column by Kent State photojournalism major Beth Rankin did after it was published under the headline, “I Am Not A White Bitch.” The column criticized the Kent State student organization Black United […]

Would-Be Cop Killer, Son of Racist Leader, Shot Dead

Posted in Hate Groups,Klan,Lawsuits,White Supremacist by Mark Potok on April 1, 2008

Sometimes, violence just seems to beget more violence. Last Friday, the 30-year-old son of Frazier Glenn Miller — a white supremacist icon of the 1980s who went to prison for defying court orders to shut down his paramilitary White Patriot Party — was shot to death by a Marionville, Mo., police officer who he’d just […]

Addled Aryans: Red Faces Light Up White Supremacists

Posted in White Supremacist by David Holthouse on March 27, 2008

More than a dozen high-profile white nationalist activists muddied their reputations in the world of the radical right recently by organizing and publicizing a protest campaign on behalf of a teenage shooting victim they assumed was a “pure-blooded” white. It all began last Wednesday, March 19, when Suffolk County, N.Y., resident John H. White, 55, […]