Economic official decries Trump’s defense of bigots; LGBT candidates win big nationwide; Fox hires Gorka as ‘analyst’ for network; and more.
Think Progress: Trump’s top economic official denounces his defense of white supremacists.
Windy City Times: LGBT candidates win 55 percent of races nationwide, including key wins in Virginia.
NJ.com: Racist election fliers that marred New Jersey races reflect rise in racially biased rhetoric nationwide.
Media Matters: Despite background of ties to far right, Fox News hires Sebastian Gorka as ‘analyst.’
Huffington Post: Richard Spencer bounced a $10,000 check to rent out the University of Florida’s stadium.
Right Wing Watch: After church shooting, Rhodes tells Oath Keepers to prepare for ‘full blown civil war.’
Review Journal (Las Vegas, NV): Roadway in Kingman, AZ, will be named for Oregon standoff martyr LaVoy Finicum.
New York Times: Was Iowa killing of young black man a hate crime?
The Guardian (UK): Reddit bans mysoginist ‘incel’ men’s group that blames women for their celibacy.
Newsweek: Twitter users want Nazis removed, but get 280 characters instead.
WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA): Virginia Tech students call for firing of self-professed white supremacist teaching assistant.
The Tab: Alabama college frat president dressed up as Trump and chased ‘immigrant’ at party.
Gaston Gazette (NC): Racist graffiti scrawled beneath Cramerton man’s Confederate flag display.
Herald Review (Akron, OH): Feds charge man who was arrested with pipe bomb near anti-white supremacist vigil.