Tess Owen

Proud Boys

A Proud Boys Supporter Was Arrested Hours After Trump Told the Group to ‘Stand By’

Alan Swinney was seen brandishing a firearm during protest clashes in an Aug. 22 photo that went viral.
Emma Ockerman
Greg Walters
Tess Owen
4 hours ago
Proud Boys

Trump Refused to Condemn White Supremacists and Said 'Stand By' for the Proud Boys

The far-right Proud Boys are celebrating President Trump's debate comments as an endorsement.
Tess Owen
21 hours ago
Black Lives Matter

The Giant Proud Boy Rally That Wasn't

They promised a crowd of 10,000 to “end antifa.” Instead, about 1,000 showed up to drink beer, sell merch, and menace journalists with baseball bats.
Tess Owen
3 days ago
boogaloo bois

2 Boogaloos Bois Were Just Busted for Trying to Sell Arms to Hamas

“This case can only be understood as a disturbing example of the old adage ‘The enemy of your enemy is your friend,’” said a DOJ official.
Greg Walters
Tess Owen
9.4.20
extremism

Police Don’t Have Their Story Straight About the Killing of Michael Reinoehl

He'd been on the run since he was named as a suspect in the fatal shooting of a supporter of the far-right Patriot Prayer last weekend.
Tess Owen
9.4.20
Kenosha shooting

The GOP Grievance Machine Is Crowdfunding for the Kenosha Shooting Suspect

One of the lawyers involved in his defense also represented the St. Louis couple accused of threatening Black Lives Matter protesters with guns and the MAGA-hatted teen who confronted a Native American activist at the Lincoln Memorial.
Tess Owen
8.31.20
Black Lives Matter

Alleged Kenosha Killer Loved Cops, Guns, Trump, and 'Triggering the Libs,' Former Classmates Say

The 17-year-old was only enrolled at Lakes Community High School for a year but he left an impression.
Tess Owen
8.27.20
News

A 17-Year-Old Aspiring Cop Has Been Charged With Murder In Kenosha

Police arrested Kyle Rittenhouse, a onetime police cadet, whose social media accounts indicated an affinity for the "Back the Blue" movement.
Tess Owen
8.26.20
GOP

Republicans Want the SPLC to Stop Designating 'Hate Groups'

Ahead of their convention in Charlotte, the RNC introduced a resolution “refuting the legitimacy” of the Southern Poverty Law Center, which they call “a radical organization.”
Tess Owen
8.24.20
Politics

The Big-Name Conservatives Bankrolling This Far-Right Troll's Run for Congress

Laura Loomer has made a name for herself in far-right and MAGA circles through bizarre publicity stunts and extremely offensive statements.
Tess Owen
8.21.20
election 2020

Far-Right Troll Who Once Chained Herself to a Twitter HQ Just Won GOP Race

President Trump, who's registered to vote in her Florida district, congratulated her after her win on Tuesday.
Tess Owen
8.19.20
issues

A Black State Senator Could Go to Jail for 'Injuring' a Racist Monument

Virginia Democrat Louise Lucas is being charged with a felony for her role in the defacing of a monument to four Confederate generals.
Tess Owen
8.18.20
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