Hatewatch Headlines 6/26/2017
Grants to combat white extremism get slashed; Whites find new ways to segregate schools; Alt-right rallies in D.C. draw tiny crowds; and more.
San Francisco Chronicle: Trump administration slashes grants for number of groups combating white extremism.
Think Progress: Anti-Semitism monitoring office will reportedly be abandoned in July.
Mother Jones: White people keep finding new ways to segregate schools in collection of towns.
Right Wing Watch: Pence tells Focus on the Family it has an ‘unwavering ally’ in Trump.
Raw Story: Alt-right’s competing ‘free speech’ rallies in D.C. draw less than 100 marchers combined.
BuzzFeed: Far-right activists are stealing tricks from YouTubers, and it’s going to get people hurt.
Huffington Post: Google search is doing irreparable harm to Muslims by spreading hate and falsehoods readily.
Salon: Islamophobia only helps our enemies – it does nothing to stop extremist violence.
Newsweek: How the fight over Confederate monuments is affecting Southern politics.
Miami New Times (FL): Hollywood police defend cop who took selfie hugging pro-Confederate street sign protesters.
Media Matters: Fringe media target new Minneapolis hate-crime hotline as imposing ‘Sharia’ and ‘fascism.’
Oregonian: Lake Oswego detective says he was tailed, called a racial slur by neighbor in tony suburb.
Victoria Advocate (Texas): Man accused of arson in mosque blaze is charged with a hate crime.
Texas Freedom Network: Steve Hotze’s ‘Conservative Republicans of Texas’ has become a cesspool of extremism and hate.
Washington Post: Six Nazi spies were executed in D.C. in 1942, and white supremacists gave them a memorial.