Far-Right Extremism

tech-power

Justin Trudeau Announces Plans to Fine Social Media Companies for Fake News

The prime minister said that if social media platforms don't address disinformation there “will be meaningful financial consequences.”
Mack Lamoureux
5.16.19
News

YouTube Pulls Canadian Anti-Islam Vlogger Following Record Defamation Lawsuit Loss

Kevin J. Johnston conducted a vile campaign against Toronto restaurateur Mohamad Fakih on Facebook and YouTube.
Mack Lamoureux
5.14.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

Hamilton Promises Investigation Into Employment of Former Neo-Nazi Leader

The city council discussed their employment of Marc Lemire, former head of the Heritage Front, after VICE revealed he was working in their IT department.
Mack Lamoureux
5.9.19
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
Far-Right Extremism

Fascist Forge, the Online Neo-Nazi Recruitment Forum, Is Down

The site was taken down by its name registrar, but the company would not tell VICE why.
Mack Lamoureux
2.15.19
Far-Right Extremism

Online Neo-Nazis Are Increasingly Embracing Terror Tactics

Fascist Forge is the latest online, neo-Nazi breeding ground for violent extremism and it’s unapologetically calling for lone wolf terrorism.
Mack Lamoureux
Ben Makuch
1.28.19
Far-Right Extremism

Neo-Nazis Are Organizing Secretive Paramilitary Training Across America

The creation of a new social networking platform called “The Base” appears to be an effort to shift Naziism from a divided digital space to physical, violent insurgency.
Ben Makuch
Mack Lamoureux
11.20.18
Far-Right Extremism

Quebec Neo-Fascists are Teaching School Kids About Vikings

Members of the neo-fascist group Atalante Quebec are giving re-enactment workshops to schools in the province.
Simon Coutu
11.15.18
Far-Right Extremism

Former Neo-Nazis Tell Us How They Finally Left the Movement

As much as we’d like hate groups to disappear off the face of the Earth, many of them reintegrate into regular society. Here is how they left.
Mack Lamoureux
6.21.18
Far-Right Extremism

Far-Right Propaganda ‘Brainwashed’ Alleged Mosque Attacker, UK Murder Trial Hears

Prosecutors specifically pointed to subscriber emails from a prominent Rebel host sent to the man who drove a van into a crowd of Muslim worshippers.
Mack Lamoureux
1.23.18
Far-Right Extremism

Editor of Canada’s Most Racist ‘Newspaper’ Charged With Hate Crimes

‘We live in a dark time, and something like Your Ward News is a manifestation of that.’
Mack Lamoureux
11.16.17
extremism

The Extreme Right Is Increasingly Organized, Globalized and Winning Over Gen-Z

A new study suggests the far right is one step ahead of efforts to counter its message.
Mack Lamoureux
10.23.17
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