james alex fields

Far-Right Extremism

The U.S. Doesn't Prosecute Far-Right Extremists as Terrorists. Here's How It Could.

If officials at the State Department wanted to address the growing far-right threat, they could.
Tess Owen
6.20.19
WHITE SUPREMACY

“This is Far from Over”: Heather Heyer’s Mom Spends Sleepless Nights Researching White Supremacy

Susan Bro grabbed her late-daughter’s charm bracelets and drove to Capitol Hill from Charlottesville, Virginia, to appear before Congress.
Daniel Newhauser
5.16.19
Charlottesville

Charlottesville car attacker James Alex Fields pleads guilty to 29 federal hate crimes

The plea might have allowed him to dodge the death penalty.
Tess Owen
3.27.19
Charlottesville

Why it will be hard to convict neo-Nazi James Alex Fields of hate crimes

Despite the challenges, experts say federal prosecutors have a strong case.
Tess Owen
12.13.18
After Charlottesville

Congress to Trump: It’s time to condemn white supremacy, please

Congress is trying to force him and his administration to condemn white supremacy.
Josh Marcus
9.13.17
terrorism

Charlottesville suspect was known as "the Nazi" of his high school

VICE News talked to James Alex Fields Jr.'s former high school classmates about his Nazi obsession.
Alexa Liautaud
8.15.17
Charlottesville

Charlottesville Suspect Allegedly Hit His Mom in Fight Over Video Games

Police records out of Florence County in Ohio reveal that James Alex Fields had a history of domestic abuse allegations by his own mother.
Allie Conti
8.14.17
Charlottesville

White supremacists showed up at Charlottesville suspect's first court date

Tess Owen
8.14.17
Charlottesville

Ohio man charged in Charlottesville attack Ted Cruz calls “domestic terror”

Gabrielle Bluestone
8.12.17