In its latest effort for political success, the white nationalist American Freedom Party is pushing for a change in the way elections work, specifically in Oregon, where its political ambition aims to put members on a local school board.
One day after John Russell Houser killed two people and wounded nine in a movie theater in Lafayette, La., a picture is emerging online of a man caught up with a number of far-right ideas and fascinated about “the power of the lone wolf.”
In the two weeks since Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina called for the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the Statehouse, demonstrations in support of the racist symbol have swept across the South.
In 2007, Maryland activist Ann Corcoran founded the blog Refugee Resettlement Watch (RWW) in response to what she saw as a “grievous error” by the government in taking in Muslim refugees. In the years since, racist groups have increasingly adopted her as one of their own, no surprise given her growing radicalization.
A federal grand jury indicted Robert Doggart, 63, of Signal Mountain, Tenn. last week for allegedly soliciting others to burn down a mosque in Islamberg, a predominantly African American Muslim hamlet in Hancock, N.Y., near the Pennsylvania border.