8chan’s Owner Will Tell Congress His Site Is About Video Game Tips and 'Down-Home Recipes.' Oh, and Mass Shootings.
Jim Watkins was called to testify because his website has played host to the racist screeds of at least three mass shooters this year.
I Was the Only Black Woman to Testify Against an Abortion Ban. They Cut My Mic.
Cherisse Scott says she was told she had 10 minutes to speak, but lawmakers stopped her when she mentioned white supremacy.
Man Arrested with Grenade Launcher, Over a Dozen Firearms, and White Supremacist Propaganda
Police were originally responding to the scene of a car accident.
Here’s How Big Far Right Social Network Gab Has Actually Gotten
Gab has experienced a huge growth spurt in the first half of 2019, a worrying sign of the spread of hateful ideologies and radicalization online.
White Supremacists Are Meeting to Talk About Charlottesville in Florida. The Local Cops Aren't Worried.
Florida’s League of the South, a white supremacist neo-Confederate group, is hosting an event at a plush wedding venue called Casa Isabel on Saturday.
"My Rhetoric Brings People Together": Trump Has a Unique Take on His Anti-Immigrant Slurs
On his way to console the people of El Paso and Dayton, the president denied his ugly rhetoric had anything to do with either massacre
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The Owner of 8chan Is Super Sorry About All the Shootings. He Still Won’t Take It Down.
The website is a hate-filled rabbit hole, but Jim Watkins would have you believe it's just "a peacefully assembled group of people talking."
Neil deGrasse Tyson’s ‘Objectively True Information’ About Mass Shootings Is Worthless
The celebrity scientist took to Twitter to remind everyone that people die all the time, diminishing the tragedy of the weekend's mass shootings.
Cloudflare Boots 8chan as a Customer
Cloudflare's move comes after multiple mass shooters have posted so-called manifestos to the anonymous message board.
Cloudflare Says It Won’t Ban 8chan, a Hotbed for Terrorist Manifestos
Cloudflare is facing renewed pressure to stop providing their services to 8chan, which if removed, would likely make it harder for the site administrators to keep the message board online.
Turns Out a Lot of Christians Are Against Trump's Pro-Christian Agenda
A new group called Christians Against Christian Nationalism has formed in the U.S. to fight for the rights of other religions.
'Skin' Poses the Difficult Question of Whether Neo-Nazis Deserve Redemption
We spoke to Jamie Bell about his gripping new film, and whether we can or should extend compassion for people who have done evil.