Brian Whelan

News

Lee Rigby's Killers' Only Legacy Will Be One of Pain and Violence

Tracing their journey from young fundamentalists to convicted murderers.
Brian Whelan
12.19.13
Stuff

Comrade Bala and South London's Crazy Communist War

The suspected cult leader and slave master spent years feuding with rivals in Brixton.
Brian Whelan
11.29.13
News

Gypsy Child Snatchers! (Aren't Coming for Your Kids)

Despite what tabloid hysteria might have you believe.
Brian Whelan
10.25.13
News

The EDL's Extremist Legacy Is More Dangerous Than They Are

Meet the far-right groups, mosque burning nutters and neo-Nazi lone wolves they helped spawn.
Brian Whelan
10.16.13
News

Are Greek Neo-Nazi Mercenaries Fighting for Assad in Syria?

The far-right group Black Lily claim to have a platoon fighting against Syria's rebels.
Brian Whelan
10.1.13
News

Angry Communists Are Returning to the Streets of Working-Class Belfast

The RNU are flying the hammer and sickle and are accused of having links to paramilitary bomb squads.
Brian Whelan
9.24.13
News

My Week Spent with Hungary's Far-Right

Hungarian nationalists throw beer at people and blame Jews and gypsies for all their problems.
Brian Whelan
5.21.13
News

Bombs and Vigilantes in Derry: Loads of People in the UK's 'City of Culture' Really Hate the UK

I went to meet Derry's dissident republicans ahead of this summer's G8 summit.
Brian Whelan
4.8.13
News

I Went to Africa's Biggest Film Festival Despite All the Jihad

Burkina Faso wasn't gonna let the fighting in Mali get between its people and their movies.
Brian Whelan
3.12.13
Music

Britain's Nazi Punk Scene Is Alive and Limping

Bald fascists with guitars are still playing awful, hateful music in Britain's pubs.
Brian Whelan
2.18.13
News

Ciaron O’Reilly Has Destroyed Loads of US Warplanes with a £20 Hammer

Destroying £2million war machines is surprisingly easy.
Brian Whelan
2.4.13
News

Who Firebombed London's Oldest Anarchist Bookshop?

Probably some fascists.
Brian Whelan
2.4.13
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