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Al Jazeera America: Department of Homeland Security colluding with anti-immigrant groups.
Think Progress: Why ‘unconnected’ church burnings may still be acts of racist terror.
WBRC-TV (Birmingham, AL): Parks board votes to remove Confederate monument from Birmingham park.
Raw Story: Alabama court staffer references Nazis, kangaroos and more in plea to governor to resist ‘homosexual sodomy.’
Herald-Citizen (Cookeville, TN): Man charged with attempting to commit act of terrorism after dispute reveals he owned homemade bombs.
Capital Gazette (Annapolis, MD): Ethics board warns Michael Peroutka not to use his title as county councilman to promote extremist institute.
Media Matters: Associated Press omits controversy over racial remarks in reporting on meeting between Cliven Bundy and Rand Paul.
Right Wing Watch: Houston radio host Sam Malone says LGBT activists are just like terrorists.
The Hill: Rep. Peter King, chair of Homeland Security Committee, says white-supremacist threat is overstated.
New York Times: No evidence yet of hate crimes in string of fires at black Southern churches.
Associated Press: Brawl breaks out in front of South Carolina statehouse between Confederate flag protesters, supporters.
New Civil Rights Movement: Anti-LGBT hate crimes reportedly rising in wake of Supreme Court’s gay-marriage ruling.
Post and Courier (Charleston, SC): Law enforcement finding ‘lone wolf’ type of attacks are increasingly tough to prevent.
Salon: Confessions of a recovering racist, who somehow was taught hate as a gift of love.
Raw Story: Pastors call for stonings, warn of God’s wrathful judgment in wake of marriage-equality ruling.
Mother Jones: The rise of violent right-wing extremism, explained.
The Daily Beast: How 4chan’s trolling culture helped give birth to the racist and neo-fascist sites where Dylann Roof lurked.
The Guardian (U.K.): A look at how white supremacists have infiltrated the U.S. military, and why that spells serious trouble.
Independent Mail (Anderson, S.C.): Ku Klux Klan plans to hold rally in defense of Confederate flag at South Carolina statehouse.
Salon: They’re still fighting the Civil War – and they’re still lying about the Confederate flag.
Talking Points Memo: FBI investigating string of arsons of black churches in the South in the wake of the Charleston shootings.
The New Civil Rights Movement: Alabama Supreme Court appears to try circumventing high court’s gay-marriage ruling by ordering judges cease issuing licenses.
Associated Press: Sen. Rand Paul meets with Cliven Bundy during Nevada campaign stop.
Raw Story: Bystanders laugh as parade of vehicles bearing Confederate flags in Georgia town ends in traffic wreck.
Media Matters: CNN demonstrates how not to interview an anti-LGBT hate group about marriage equality.
Think Progress: After Charleston, black churches across the South are targeted by arsonists.
Right Wing Watch: The religious right reacts with predictable hysteria to the Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage.
The Guardian (U.K.): PayPal appears to suspend donations to Council of Conservative Citizens in wake of ‘Dylann Roof manifesto.’
Raw Story: Missouri store owner who claimed Confederate flag is not about hate turns out to have longstanding ties to the KKK.
Las Vegas Review-Journal: Interior chief Sally Jewell promises that Cliven Bundy will be held accountable for standoff.
Talking Points Memo: How the South lost the Civil War but won the narrative.
Reuters: U.S. Supreme Court tosses out tougher sentencing for Minnesota white supremacist in weapons-possession case.
NPR: Former FBI agent discusses how the FBI tracks white supremacists and domestic extremists.
New York Post: Hate crimes against Jews and Muslims surge dramatically in New York City.
Freakout Nation: NASCAR’s most popular driver says it’s time to get rid of the Confederate flags.
Salon: Dylann Roof is the new face of the distinctly modern threat of white nationalism.
SPLC on Medium: Are racists using the Internet to indoctrinate killers or are they instructing them?
New York Times: Homegrown terrorists tied to deadlier toll than Jihadists in the U.S. since 9/11.
Salon: Scholar of Christian Identity warns that lone-wolf killings like Dylann Roof’s rampage are part of a larger scheme.
Slate: How hate groups have used the deaths of Trayvon Martin and other black men to grow their ranks.
NPR: Narrative change makes white supremacy groups more dangerous, SPLC’s Richard Cohen says.
Right Wing Watch: The religious right’s deep connections to the Council of Conservative Citizens.
Media Matters: NRA radio regular says it would have been OK for Charleston victims’ families to retaliate against perpetrator’s family.
Clarion Ledger (Jackson, MS): Ku Klux Klan group postpones planned summer rally in Jones County because of election season.
Raw Story: Fired racist Alabama cop tries to cash in with support from neo-Confederates at the League of the South.
Newsweek: Anti-government activists are illegally mining for gold in a protected Idaho river to protest EPA ‘tyrants.’
Politico: Vladimir Putin’s Russian cabal plotted with right-wing American extremists to get Texas to secede.
New York Times: Council of Conservative Citizens promotes white supremacy along with Republican ties.
Talking Points Memo: FBI director says he wouldn’t classify Charleston shootings ‘terrorism,’ but DOJ attorneys appear to differ.
Esquire: What was deeply wrong with the gun-violence segment on Sunday’s ‘Meet the Press’, and why heads should roll.
Crooks and Liars: Texas man bolts six-foot Confederate flag on wall across from courthouse, refuses to take it down.
Review-Journal (Las Vegas, NV): It’s time to hold Cliven Bundy and his lawbreaking backers accountable.
Organic Student Ministry: Heritage, hate, and the juvenilization of free speech.
USA Today: Walmart announces it will no longer sell items with Confederate flags on them.
Talking Points Memo: Experts say that attacks like the Charleston massacre worry cops more than Islamic extremism.
The Daily Beast: Onetime radio personality the ‘Southern Avenger’ now says he was wrong about the Confederate flag.
Salon: One insane Fox News segment illustrates how far conservatives will go to downplay the existence of racism.
Media Matters: CNN analyst destroys League of South leader’s assertion that removing Confederate flag is ‘cultural genocide.’
AL.com: Alabama KKK leader denounces Charleston shooting: ‘Violence is not the answer.’
AOL.com: Utah baseball team cancels ‘Caucasian Heritage Night’ after fans complain.
O.C. Weekly (CA): KKK fliers found in downtown Fullerton, but with ‘California’ misspelled.
New York Times: Republicans tread carefully in criticism of Confederate flag in wake of Charleston massacre.
Salon: Why it’s important that we discuss Dylann Roof’s rampage as an act of domestic terrorism.
Think Progress: Our media and official focus on Islamists as a source of terrorism leaves the radical right overlooked.
Right Wing Watch: Alex Jones warns that the Charleston massacre is a government plot to start a race war and round up conservatives.
Huffington Post: White supremacists worried that Charleston shootings make them look bad.
Deep South Daily: Many Mississippi politicians connected to hate group that radicalized Dylann Roof.
Media Matters: Fox News’ Steve Doocy finds it extraordinary that the Charleston shootings are considered a hate crime.
Diversity Inc: What to do when your white neighbor begins displaying hate symbols.
WAVY-TV (Chesapeake, VA): Chesapeake church sign linking equal rights to Satan causes controversy.
KRDO-TV (Pueblo, CO): Anti-Islam barbecue puts Colorado sheriff’s office on alert.
Raw Story: Black Arizona churches reject Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s immigrant-profiling posses.
Post-Courier: Charleston, South Carolina, shooting suspect to face 9 murder charges; Roof wanted to start race war, reports say
Media Matters: NRA Board member blames murdered reverend for death of his congregants in Charleston church mass shooting
ThinkProgress: Focus on Islamic extremism leaves radical right overlooked
Talking Points Memo: Inside the mind of Donald Trump, our conspiracy-theorist-in-chief.
Joe.My.God.: Southern Baptists issue call for civil disobedience against same-sex marriage
Nanaimo (B.C.) Daily News: ‘Go away’ graffiti directed at Asian immigrants shows up at bus stops, investigated as hate crime.
Right Wing Watch: Michigan lawmaker wants school officials to be held criminally liable for teaching students about homosexuality.
Tulsa World: Murder trial begins in Tulsa for alleged Universal Aryan Brotherhood members.
Think Progress: Girl Scouts speak out against animal abuse at Baltimore meeting, are showered with racial abuse.
Salon: White woman involved in McKinney swimming-pool incident denies using racial slurs.
Raw Story: Neo-Nazis from National Socialist Movement try to convince Florida residents they’re political moderates.
Las Vegas Sun: Cliven Bundy denies firing shots near BLM researchers who were working on lands he used for grazing.
Salon: The racial prehistory of white panic and denial behind the McKinney pool party that America can’t let go of.
Right Wing Watch: Why do Republican officials keep partnering with Christian-nation extremist David Lane?
CNN: Utah restaurant owner faces series of hate-crime assaults, arson, and homophobic threats from unknown assailants.
Raw Story: Iowa open-carry gun extremist guns down mall worker who filed sexual harassment complaint against him.
Media Matters: Right-wing media attack HUD plan to increase diversity in America’s neighborhoods.
Seattle Times: Sailor pleads guilty in brutal hate-crime attack on immigrant Somalian cab driver.
Frisky: How would today’s right-wing pundits respond to the standoff at Ruby Ridge?