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Hatewatch Headlines 10/20/2016

Trump will ‘keep you in suspense’ on election; Rigged elections have a racial history; Kansas plot reflects militias’ Islamophobia; and more.

Talking Points Memo: Donald Trump on accepting election results: ‘I’ll keep you in suspense, OK?’

New York Times: Anti-Semitic posts, many from Trump supporters, surge on social media.

Vox: A short history of white people rigging elections.

Topeka Capital-Journal (KS): Garden City bombing plot reflects larger Islamophobic trend among anti-government circles.

Talking Points Memo: Kansas militia extremists: ‘The only good Muslim is a dead Muslim.’

ClickOnDetroit: New Dearborn mosque receives online threats from woman who says she would ‘blow it up.’

MLive: Timothy McVeigh sympathizer threatened to bomb Oakland County courthouse, kill judge.

Kansas City Star: Kansas attorney general apologizes after state cites Dred Scot decision in defending abortion law.

San Antonio Current (TX): Republic of Texas ‘official’ is back in jail in dispute over her home foreclosure.

Mic: Meet the activists fighting to save Tennessee children from what they call ‘Islamic indoctrination.’

Oregonian: Federal conspiracy case against Ammon Bundy, six co-defendants heads to jury.

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