Hatewatch Headlines 3/16/2017

Republicans are America’s white-nationalist party now; Senators propose ‘NO HATE Act’; KKK rally planned in Asheboro; and more.

Foreign Policy: The GOP has become America’s white-nationalist party, as racists once confined to fringes take charge.

U.S. New World and News Report: Americans must connect the white-nationalist dots, recognize the threat to national security.

Alternet: Bannon and Trump have quietly installed an Alt-National Security Council operating inside the White House.

Media Matters: Meet Lauren Southern, the latest alt-right media troll to gain access to the White House press briefings.

Alexandria News (VA): Senators respond to wave of hate crimes with ‘NO HATE Act’ legislation.

Search Engine Roundtable: Google algorithms now target offensive, upsetting, inaccurate and hateful results.

Right Wing Watch: Alex Jones asks God to destroy Alec Baldwin.

The News & Observer (Burlington, NC): Asheboro, congressman both denounce planned KKK rally, cross burning in town.

ABC News: Man breaks into Tucson, AZ, mosque and descrates copies of the Koran.

Pink News: High-schoolers in Jasper, IN, stir controversy with plans for ‘Straight Pride’ celebration.

Mic: Ohio pizzeria employee gets the bouncing for ordering gay couple out, telling them ‘This is Trump’s America.’

Statesman Journal (Salem, OR): Man assaults restaurant employee, shouting ‘Go back to your country, terrorist!’

Willamette Week (Portland, OR): Neo-Nazis get the boot from microbrewery for trying to recruit, harass patrons.

Spokesman-Review (Spokane, WA): Racist Facebook post draws political ire, distracts from community event.

CBS5-TV (Phoenix, AZ): Feds arrest gun-toting anti-government activist forbidden to possess weapons.

KEYE-TV (Austin, TX): Authorities searching for identity-theft fugitive with white-supremacist ties in Austin area.

Seattle Times: Hate-crime suspicions cloud hanging death of Muslim teen in Lake Stevens.