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1 month ago

How the Oklahoma City bombing has influenced white supremacists: Part 1

Before killing 168 people and injuring hundreds more in the bombing, Timothy McVeigh supported the ideology of white power groups like the National Alliance, led by William Pierce.
1 month ago
How the Oklahoma City bombing has influenced white supremacists: Part 1
1 month ago

Chief: Indiana police recruit fired for ties to neo-Nazis

A department investigation found he was involved in a neo-Nazi online chat forum
1 month ago
1 month ago

Conservatives staging free speech rally attacked by critics

Free speech demonstration activists quickly fell apart in downtown San Francisco
1 month ago
1 month ago

21 members of white supremacist orgs charged for guns, drugs

Court records say they distributed guns and drugs.
1 month ago
1 month ago

Son of white power group’s leader tries healing from hateful past: Part 2

Kelvin Pierce visits the former National Alliance headquarters. The group is slowly starting to rebuild years after its former leader, his father William Pierce, died.
1 month ago
Son of white power group’s leader tries healing from hateful past: Part 2
1 month ago

'My life as a hater': The dire warning from a white power leader's son

With hate on the rise, the self-admitted ex-racist says it's time to speak out.
1 month ago
'My life as a hater': The dire warning from a white power leader's son
2 months ago

2 charged in Michigan plots served in US Marines

Marine Corps confirms that two charged in the plots spent time in the military.
2 months ago
8 months ago

White supremacists encouraging their members to spread coronavirus to cops, Jews, FBI says

The alert was sent to local police agencies by federal officials.
8 months ago
White supremacists encouraging members to spread coronavirus to cops, Jews: FBI
9 months ago

Justice Department announces nationwide arrests of members of neo-Nazi Atomwaffen group

The arrests come as the bureau has put a spotlight on neo-Nazi groups.
9 months ago
Gov't announces arrests of members of neo-Nazi group
10 months ago

Inside the neo-Nazi hate group 'The Base,' which is the center of an FBI investigation

The FBI's investigation into alleged members of the neo-Nazi group 'The Base' has revealed new details about the militant organization's inner workings and structure.
10 months ago
Inside the neo-Nazi hate group that is the center of an FBI investigation
10 months ago

More alleged members of neo-Nazi group called 'The Base' arrested

The arrests were announced just before the Virginia Supreme Court upheld a gun ban ahead of a rally where the FBI says several alleged members of the white supremacist group were planning to attend.
10 months ago
More alleged members of neo-Nazi group called 'The Base' arrested
10 months ago

FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Nazi group who reportedly discussed Virginia gun rally

The FBI has arrested three men with suspected ties to a neo-Nazi hate group who planned to travel to a pro-gun rally in Virginia next week.
10 months ago
FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Nazi group who reportedly discussed gun rally
1 year ago

White nationalist who ran for Senate arrested in Florida

Jail records described Augustus Sol Invictus as an “out of state fugitive.”
1 year ago
1 year ago

Democrats call for Stephen Miller to resign after leak of emails promoting white nationalism

Democrats are calling for Stephen Miller to resign after a cache of emails promoting white nationalism were leaked.
1 year ago
Dems call for Stephen Miller to resign after emails promoting white nationalism leak
1 year ago

White nationalists seen filming at lynching victim memorial

Men carrying a white nationalist flag were recorded on security cameras.
1 year ago
1 year ago

2 Proud Boys members sentenced to 4 years over NYC melee

Two members of the far-right Proud Boys have each been sentenced to four years in prison for their part in a street fight that followed a speech last year at New York's Metropolitan Republican Club
1 year ago
2 Proud Boys members sentenced to 4 years
1 year ago

Mother of Charlottesville car attack victim sues murderer

The mother of a woman killed when a man rammed his car through a crowd of anti-racism protesters in Virginia is suing the convicted murderer for wrongful death
1 year ago
Mother of Charlottesville car attack victim sues murderer
1 year ago

Ohio white nationalist, anti-Semite arrested for threatening to shoot up Jewish community center, police say

An Ohio man has been arrested for making threats toward a local Jewish community center in New Middletown.
1 year ago
White supremacist charged with threatening to shoot up Jewish community center
1 year ago

White supremacist group member seeks release pending appeal

He was sentenced to more than three years in prison for attacking protesters.
1 year ago
1 year ago

3 sentenced for violence at Virginia white nationalist rally

The men are members of a white supremacist group.
1 year ago
Men face sentencing on riot charge in Virginia rally case
1 year ago

Man sentenced to 2nd life term in Charlottesville car attack

An avowed white supremacist has been sentenced to life plus 419 years on state charges for deliberately driving his car into anti-racism protesters during a rally in Virginia
1 year ago
Man sentenced to 2nd life term in Charlottesville car attack
1 year ago

Charlottesville car rammer gets sentenced to life plus 419 years

The man who killed a female counterprotester when he rammed his car into a crowd at a 2017 Charlottesville rally will spend the rest of his life in prison.
1 year ago
Charlottesville car rammer gets sentenced to life plus 419 years
1 year ago

Charlottesville car rammer James Alex Fields gets life plus 419 years for state charges

Based on a new sentencing issued Friday, James Alex Fields was sentenced to many lifetimes in prison.
1 year ago
Charlottesville car rammer James Fields gets life plus 419 years for state charges
1 year ago

Mother of woman killed in attack at white nationalist rally reacts to sentencing

The mother of Heather Heyer spoke out at a press conference after the sentencing of Alex Fields - the man who rammed his car into a crowd in Charlottesville and killed her daughter in 2017.
1 year ago
Mother of woman killed in attack at white nationalist rally reacts to sentencing
1 year ago

Charlottesville car rammer sentenced to life in prison

James Alex Fields had his sentencing hearing in federal court in Virginia, in the same town where his 2017 car ramming led to the death of a female counter-protester, Heather Heyer.
1 year ago
Charlottesville car rammer sentenced to life in prison
1 year ago

Charlottesville car rammer James Alex Fields sentenced to life in prison

James Alex Fields, who slammed a car into a crowd during white nationalist rallies in Charlottesville, received his life sentence today for his federal charges.
1 year ago
Charlottesville car rammer sentenced to life in prison
1 year ago

Sentencing looms in Charlottesville attack; man seeks mercy

He's asking a federal court for mercy, punishment shorter than a life sentence.
1 year ago
1 year ago

Calif. district judge tosses US case against members of white nationalist group

The government suffered a loss this week in a case against members of a militant white nationalist group accused of inciting violence at political rallies.
1 year ago
Calif. district judge tosses US case against members of white nationalist group
2 years ago

White supremacist gets life for running down black man

A white supremacist ran down and killed a young black man in Oregon in 2016.
2 years ago
2 years ago

White-power symbol found near fire at social justice center

Symbol was spray painted near where a fire destroyed a building there.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Charlottesville car rammer changes his plea to guilty in federal hate crimes case

James Alex Fields has pleaded guilty to federal hate crimes after the fatal crash during the protest in Charlottesville.
2 years ago
Charlottesville car rammer changes his plea to guilty in federal hate crimes case
2 years ago

Man pleads guilty to federal hate crimes in fatal Charlottesville incident

James Fields, a self-proclaimed neo Nazi, drove into a group protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia, killing one woman and injuring dozens in 2017.z
2 years ago
Man pleads guilty to federal hate crimes in fatal Charlottesville incident
2 years ago

Prosecutors slam 'free speech' argument in riot case

Two indicted on federal riot charges in Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville
2 years ago
2 years ago

Teen arrested over 'ethnic cleansing' threat that closed Charlottesville schools for 2 days

This isn't the Virginia city's first brush with race-based issues.
2 years ago
Teen arrested over 'ethnic cleansing' threat that closed schools for 2 days
2 years ago

Online threat closes Charlottesville, VA schools

Schools in the district are closed for the second consecutive day.
2 years ago
Online threat closes Charlottesville, VA schools
2 years ago

Charlottesville schools closed over 'racially charged' online threat

The Charlottesville City Schools include seven elementary schools, one middle school, one high school and one education program for young patients at the University of Virginia Children's Hospital.
2 years ago
Charlottesville schools closed over 'racially charged' online threat
2 years ago

Report: White supremacist propaganda efforts soar off campus

Supremacist groups in the U.S. are picking targets beyond college campuses.
2 years ago
Report: White supremacist propaganda efforts soar off campus
2 years ago

Charlottesville rally lawsuit to proceed despite Nathan Damigo's bankruptcy filing

A lawsuit against organizers of the 2017 Charlottesville rally will proceed despite a bankruptcy filing, judge rules.
2 years ago
Charlottesville rally lawsuit to proceed despite bankruptcy filing
2 years ago

NAACP links earthquake signs in Oregon to white supremacy

Group says the new rule is part of a long history of white supremacy.
2 years ago
2 years ago

After sentencing hearing for Charlottesville car attacker, mother of victim Heather Heyer says: 'You see this kind of hatred being stoked and fed'

Susan Bro said her first reaction to the jury's recommendation for life in prison was that “justice was served”: “I was able to sleep that night for the first time.”
2 years ago
Mother of Charlottesville victim talks about hatred in America
2 years ago

Jury recommends life in prison for Charlottesville car attacker

James Alex Fields was found guilty of murder and several counts of wounding.
2 years ago
Jury recommends life in prison for Charlottesville car attacker
2 years ago

Jury recommends life in prison plus 419 years for Charlottesville car attacker

James Alex Fields was found guilty of murder and several counts of wounding.
2 years ago
Jury recommends life in prison for Charlottesville car attacker
2 years ago

'Darkness has tried to swallow us whole': Mother of Charlottesville victim speaks at sentencing hearing

The man who rammed his car into a crowd of counter-protesters was found guilty.
2 years ago
'Darkness has tried to swallow us whole,' says mother of Charlottesville victim
2 years ago

Guilty verdict for man who plowed car into Charlottesville crowd

James Field, who was convicted of first-degree murder in the death of Heather Heyer, now faces up to life in prison.
2 years ago
Guilty verdict for man who plowed car into Charlottesville crowd
2 years ago

Charlottesville car rammer found guilty of first-degree murder

Stems from the August 2017 attack at the violent rally.
2 years ago
Charlottesville car rammer found guilty of first-degree murder
2 years ago

Charlottesville car rammer found guilty of first-degree murder

James Alex Fields was on trial for the death and injuries he is accused of causing when he drove his car into a crowd of counter-protesters, killing Heather Heyer.
2 years ago
Charlottesville car rammer found guilty of first-degree murder
2 years ago
Charlottesville driver's calls show no remorse
2 years ago

Alleged Charlottesville car attacker may claim self-defense, lawyer suggests

Jury selection has started in the case connected to the deadly car ramming at the 2017 white nationalist rally in the Virginia town.
2 years ago
Alleged Charlottesville car attacker may claim self-defense, lawyer suggests
2 years ago

Jury selection begins in murder trial for alleged Charlottesville car attacker

James Alex Fields faces a first-degree murder charge for killing counter-protester Heather Heyer in the incident.
2 years ago
Jury selection begins in murder trial for alleged Charlottesville car attacker
2 years ago

'White supremacists' arrested over violent attacks at rallies

Three men are in custody and one is still wanted by authorities.
2 years ago
'White supremacists' arrested over violent attacks at rallies