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Hatewatch Headlines 12/21/2018

Trump fires service members with HIV; How a revenge plot unraveled the Proud Boys; Tucker Carlson boycott having a visible effect; and more.

Lambda Legal: Trump starts quietly firing military service members with HIV just before the holidays.

Willamette Week (OR): The national unraveling of the Proud Boys began in Vancouver, WA, with a revenge plot.

CNN Business: An advertiser boycott of Tucker Carlson’s Fox News show is having a visible effect.

Media Matters: A rundown of Tucker Carlson’s worst white nationalist dog whistles.

Mother Jones: How fascist sympathizers hijacked Reddit’s main hangout for libertarians.

Martinsville Bulletin (VA): EMT under fire for his white nationalist views claims he’s just an entertainer.

Oxygen: Texts provide a glimpse into ‘sovereign citizen’ who shot up Tennessee Waffle House.

Texas Observer: Texas senator Bob Hall defends white nationalist ally as a victim of ‘political correctness.’

Media Matters: The guy behind the GoFundMe page for Trump’s border wall is linked to a network of fake news sites.

NBC2-News (Fort Myers, FL): Port Charlotte man arrested in the murder of transgender woman.

Raw Story: Racist college chemistry student caught trying to kill black roommate with banned rat poison.

Bainbridge Review (WA): Racist graffiti on Bainbridge Island inspires dance class outreach.

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