Unite the right

In Moderation

Facebook Bans White Nationalism and White Separatism

After a civil rights backlash, Facebook will now treat white nationalism and separatism the same as white supremacy, and will direct users who try to post that content to a nonprofit that helps people leave hate groups.
Joseph Cox
Jason Koebler
3.27.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Guy Who Punched Charlottesville Organizer Jason Kessler Fined a Measly $1

Jeffrey Winder won't face any jail time after clocking the white supremacist in 2017.
Drew Schwartz
9.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Behind the Scenes at DC's Unite the Right Rally

VICE News reporter Elle Reeve explains where the white nationalist movement stands one year after the violent Charlottesville protests.
VICE Staff
8.16.18
extremism

'Unite the Right 2' Was an Incredible Self-Own for Racists

This wasn't hard to see coming.
Allie Conti
8.13.18
Facebook Disinformation

How Real Activists Learned Facebook Was Deleting Their Protest Page for ‘Inauthentic Behavior’

Facebook’s definition of "authentic" is complicated because disinformation campaigns are complicated.
Sarah Emerson
8.3.18
facebook elections

These Are the Pages Facebook Says Are Part of a ‘Coordinated’ Effort to Influence the Midterm Elections

Facebook has removed 32 accounts and pages for “inauthentic behavior” tied to the “Unite the Right 2" rally next month in Washington, DC.
Sarah Emerson
7.31.18
white nationalists

White Nationalist Matthew Heimbach Is Going to Jail

The far-right activist was accused of violating his probation after a trailer park brawl.
Allie Conti
5.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Accused Neo-Nazi Could Do Life in Prison for Charlottesville Murder

Prosecutors just upgraded James Fields Jr.'s charges to first-degree murder, arguing he intentionally sped into counter-protesters at the alt-right rally.
Drew Schwartz
12.15.17
very important tweeters

Twitter Verification Has Always Been a Mess

Former Twitter employees say many in the company have long railed against its broken verification system.
Sarah Emerson
11.9.17
extremism

The Extreme Right Is More Global Than Ever

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

Thousands Show Up to Reject Hatred, White Supremacy in Boston

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not, and what you need to know.
Impact Staff
8.21.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

White Supremacist Chris Cantwell Got Booted from His Favorite Dating Site

OkCupid is the latest tech company to cut ties with members of hate groups using their platforms.
Drew Schwartz
8.18.17
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