Hatewatch Headlines 6/7/2017
Trump blocks funding for anti-extremism program; Gay men recruited into alt-right; Judge excoriates Lively’s anti-LGBT campaigns; and more.
Right Wing Watch: As hate crimes rise, the Trump administration blocks funding to fight domestic extremism.
Slate: How the alt-right is using sex and camp to attract gay men to fascist ideology.
Media Matters: Chorus of conservative media calls for internment of Muslims in wake of London attacks.
The Conversation: Why taking down Confederate memorials is only the first essential step.
The Daily Beast: Scott Lively celebrates after federal judge excoriates his ‘crackpot bigotry’ while dismissing suit.
Associated Press: Fear of deportation under the Trump regime drives people off food stamps in the U.S.
Patheos: Prominent Baptist pastor from Illinois defends slavery as beneficial and biblical.
Think Progress: Breitbart pretends to oppose racism by firing writer who posted string of bigoted tweets.
Huffington Post: Portland clashes between far right and antifascists are emblematic of a wider problem in U.S. protests.
Mother Jones: A new wave of left-wing militants is ready to rumble against the alt-right in Portland, and beyond.