Far right

politics

Canadian Conservatives Are Having a Bad Time at the Online Hate Hearings

The hearings which last time saw an MP read from the Christchurch shooters manifesto again went poorly for the Conservatives.
Mack Lamoureux
6.4.19
tech-internet

Minds, the ‘Anti-Facebook,’ Has No Idea What to Do About All the Neo-Nazis

Minds banned accounts linked to self-styled neo-Nazi paramilitary groups Atomwaffen Division and Feuerkrieg Division after a Motherboard investigation.
Ben Makuch
Jordan Pearson
5.28.19
News

Someone Flew a Nazi Flag, So an Indigenous Man Burned It

The incident was filmed in Saskatchewan last week and speaks to the brazenness many on the far right have right now, experts say.
Mack Lamoureux
5.13.19
tech-social-media

A DIY Welding YouTuber Read the Christchurch ‘Manifesto’ to Half a Million Subscribers

YouTube left the video online for over two days, allowing it to generate tens of thousands of views and spread to other channels.
Joseph Cox
5.13.19
web hosting

The Far Right Has Found a Web Host Savior

A web host called Epik has begun hosting the sites that other web hosts won't, which raises questions about how successful deplatforming hateful websites can actually be.
Ben Makuch
5.8.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

Former Neo-Nazi Leader Has Been on City of Hamilton’s Payroll for Years

Former Heritage Front leader Marc Lemire has been working in the IT department of Canada’s tenth largest city. Former city councillor Matthew Green, who is black, feels he was put in danger by Lemire’s employment.
Mack Lamoureux
5.8.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

What It’s Like Monitoring Canada’s Yellow Vest Movement Every Day

‘Yellow Vests Canada’ carries the ‘greatest potential for radicalization leading to violence’ in the country, according to one researcher.
Ben Mussett
5.8.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

Christchurch Shooting Suspect Donated to a Far-Right Group Active in Canada

The alleged gunman donated $2,000 to Generation Identity in 2018—a far-right group that has a chapter in Canada under the name ID Canada.
Mack Lamoureux
3.27.19
Canadian far-right extemism

Alberta Muslim Council Urges Three Percenters Militia To Be Placed On Terror List

Following the Christchurch massacre the Alberta Muslim Public Affairs Council say the time for platitudes is over and it's now time for concrete action.
Mack Lamoureux
3.20.19
true crime

The American Mafia Has Become an Unhinged Reality Show

The link between the killing of a Gambino mob boss and an apparently MAGA-loving QAnon suspect is part of a descent into postmodern chaos.
Alex Norcia
3.19.19
politics

Alberta Conservative Candidate Caylan Ford Steps Down For Using White Nationalist Talking Points

Facebook messages obtained by Press Progress show Alberta UCP candidate Caylan Ford bemoaned the “demographic replacement of white peoples in their homelands.”
Mack Lamoureux
3.19.19
News

Accused New Zealand Shooter Had Canadian Mass Murderer’s Name On Weapon

Images show the names of numerous far-right figures on the weapons involved in the Christchurch mosque shooting, including Quebec mosque murderer Alexandre Bissonnette.
Mack Lamoureux
3.15.19
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