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Hatewatch Headlines 3/15/2016

Group says it’s forming Trump ‘militia’; Hate crimes accompanied by chants of ‘Trump!’; Confederate symbol removal slows down; and more.

Huffington Post: Trump supporter tells protesters to ‘go to Auschwitz,’ appears to make Nazi salute.

Washington Post: It’s not just Trump – authoritarian populism is back in fashion all around the West.

Talking Points Memo: Students charged with hate crime for painting swastika, ‘Trump’ on campus chapel.

Wichita Eagle: Muslim student at Wichita State reports attack by man shouting ‘Trump, Trump, Trump!’

New York Times: Momentum to remove Confederate symbols slows or stops.

Think Progress: Minnesota lawmaker launches possibly unconstitutional attempt to curtail Black Lives Matter protesters.

Right Wing Watch: Ted Cruz-aligned pastor calls for execution of leaders of Girl Scouts for ‘promoting homosexuality.’

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