Racism & White Nationalism

Mar 31, 2015, 2:00
Ryan Eliot Giroux has been identified as the Mesa, AZ mass shooter. (Left)Giroux's Prison Photo.

Hammerskin Arrested in Mesa, AZ Shooting Spree

03.18.2015

In another deadly shooting spree, this time in Mesa, Arizona, one person is dead and five others have been wounded in multiple locations. After an extensive manhunt, a man with purported ties to white nationalist groups was arrested by law enforcement. After being hit with a stun gun, he was taken away from the scene in a white biological hazard suit.

White Nationalist leader Bob Vandervoort, head of ProEnglish, speaking at CPAC in 2012. He's back in 2015.

CPAC’s Recurring White Nationalism Problem

02.25.2015

As the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) gets set to kick off tomorrow just outside of Washington DC, the event is already mired in yet another controversy over white nationalism.

ProEnglish, the white nationalist-led English-only outfit that created serious headaches for the conference in the past, is once again being allowed to be an official exhibitor at CPAC 2015 when the doors open tomorrow. On top of that, another white nationalist outfit has come to town to try and influence the CPAC conversation.

North Carolina NAACP, UFCW Local 1208, Raise Up for 15, and other Moral Monday supporters rallied in Bladenboro for Lennon Lacy.

Was Lennon Lacy Lynched in North Carolina?

01.05.2015

At dinnertime on Thursday, August 28, 2014, 17 year-old Lennon Lacy weighed 195 pounds on a 5’11” frame.  He could press 200 pounds at the gym, or his older brother over his head.  He worked out every day, was in good physical condition, had wrestled previously and aimed at  playing linebacker for the Bladenboro, North Carolina high school football team.  On Friday morning, he was dead—found hanging from a swing set blocks from home.

Incoming House Majority Whip, Steve Scalise (R-LA)

House Majority Whip Confesses to Speaking at White Nationalist Conference

12.30.2014

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) has admitted that he delivered a speech to a so-called "white rights" conference in 2002, held by an organization known as EURO, headed by the neo-Nazi leader David Duke. Scalise has also insisted that he shares American society’s abhorrence of such “hate groups" -- and that he did not know what kind of group he was talking to.  He is asking the public to believe that he did not notice any of the virulent racist and anti-Semitic talk by the Klansmen, neo-Nazis, and assorted white nationalists in attendance at this gathering.

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