Oklahoma police chief’s neo-Nazi past revealed; Anti-terrorism program shuts down; Why the Bundys and their cohort keep winning; and more.
Daily Oklahoman: Interim small-town police chief to resign amid report of connection to neo-Nazi sites.
Kansas City Star (MO): As domestic terrorism like Charlottesville rises, federal program to fight it shuts down.
New York Times: As white nationalist at Charlottesville fired his gun, police ‘never moved.’
The Conversation: Over the years, Americans have been increasingly exposed to extremism.
AlterNet: If this is civil war, then pick a side: Trump, white nationalism and the future of America.
Wired: Violent alt-right chats could be key to Charlottesville lawsuits’ success.
The New Yorker: Why the Bundys and their heavily armed supporters keep getting away with it.
Media Matters: Joe Arpaio credits Alex Jones for convincing Trump to issue pardon for contempt conviction.
The Atlantic: Local officials want to remove Confederate monuments, but their states won’t let them.
ABC News: Confederate leaders’ descendants want monuments taken down.
Raw Story: ICE stranded 50 immigrant women and children at closed bus station in the path of Hurricane Harvey.
Right Wing Watch: Radical anti-choice group Operation Save America claims to be working within Kentucky state government.
Think Progress: Republican gubernatorial candidate claims his anti-Semitic rant about George Soros was just a joke.
The Guardian (UK): Two schools in Mississippi — and a lesson in race and inequality in America.
The News Journal (Wilmington, DE): Police investigate Ku Klux Klan graffiti vandalism at playground, vehicles.