Tess Owen

News

Six Police Officers Shot in Ongoing Active Shooting in Philadelphia

This is a developing news story.
Tess Owen
8.15.19
White Nationalism

Eco-Fascism: the Racist Theory That Inspired the El Paso and Christchurch Shooters

Both believed immigrants were destroying the environment, a racist trope that's gaining steam among white nationalists.
Tess Owen
8.7.19
online extremism

A Danish Politician Is Raising Money Burning Qurans on YouTube

Rasmus Paludan has reportedly made more than $1,500 using YouTube’s “Super Chat” function.
Tess Owen
6.6.19
terrorism

New Zealand Just Filed Its First-Ever Terrorism Charges Against the Christchurch Mosque Shooter

He’s been charged under New Zealand’s terrorism suppression law, which was enacted in 2002 after the 9/11 attacks in New York City.
Tess Owen
5.23.19
Milkshaking

What Is Milkshaking?: Far-Righters Are Getting the Cold Shoulder in Britain

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage was the latest target.
Tess Owen
5.20.19
Mosque attack

The FBI Is Investigating a New Haven Mosque Fire Set During Ramadan

Police said earlier this week that the fire was intentional.
Tess Owen
5.16.19
hate

White Nationalists From Around the World Are Meeting in Finland. Here's What You Need to Know.

The far-right is going global.
Tess Owen
4.4.19
Nipsey Hussle

Police Arrest Man Suspected of Killing LA Rapper Nipsey Hussle

The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed the arrest Tuesday in a tweet.
Tess Owen
4.4.19
White Nationalism

Austrian White Nationalist Accused of Ties to NZ Mosque Shooter Is Making Money off Youtube

Martin Sellner raked in €​545 from donations during one, 45-minute press conference on YouTube, where he denied having ties to the New Zealand mosque shooter.
Tess Owen
4.1.19
hate crimes

All Charges Dropped Against Actor Jussie Smollett

The "Empire" actor was accused of faking a hate crime against himself.
Tess Owen
3.27.19
hate

Decoding the Racist Memes the New Zealand Shooter Used to Communicate

An online culture steeped in coded language and obscure historical references connects Christchurch with Pittsburgh and Charlottesville.
Tess Owen
3.16.19
Jussie Smollett

Jussie Smollett Indicted on 16 Charges Related to Allegedly Staging a Hate Crime

The "Empire" actor is accused of paying two men to attack him on the streets of Chicago in late January.
Tess Owen
3.11.19
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