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Hatewatch Headlines 2/8/2018

Trump opens ‘extreme vetting’ center for immigrants; Right’s proof on crime falls apart; Antisemites increasingly entering political mainstream; and more.

Politico: Trump directive establishes new immigration center for ‘extreme vetting.’

Think Progress: The right’s too-good-to-be-true ‘proof’ that immigration drives crime just fell apart.

Mother Jones: The guy behind the bogus immigration report has a long history of terrible and misleading research.

Oregonian: Federal prosecutors urge judge to reconsider dismissal of case against Cliven Bundy.

Vice: This new mapping tool shows where neo-Nazi trolls live in the United States. Holocaust deniers and other antisemites are making inroads into mainstream U.S. politics.

The Federalist: The right can’t ignore the rise of white supremacy on campus, because it is toxic for everyone.

Right Wing Watch: Sebastian Gorka launches new show with far-right Canadian outlet.

Washington Post: They considered themselves white, but DNA tests told a more complex story.

Media Matters: ‘Fox & Friends’ guest Peterson pushes myth that tiny trans kids are making alterations to their bodies.

The Daily Nebraskan (Lincoln): Campus police review student video discussing violence, white nationalism.

San Luis Obispo Tribune (CA): Cal Poly ‘fake news’ panelist believes white people are innately smarter than blacks.

The Root: Four stories that demonstrate how institutional racism works.

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