WHITE SUPREMACY

8chan

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.
David Gilbert
9.5.19
reproductive rights

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.
Cherisse Scott
8.22.19
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.
Tess Owen
8.21.19
Far right

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.
David Gilbert
8.16.19
WHITE SUPREMACY

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.
Tess Owen
8.7.19
immigration

"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
Gaby Del Valle
8.7.19
8chan

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."
David Gilbert
8.6.19
Science

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.
Madeleine Gregory
8.5.19
tech-power

Cloudflare Boots 8chan as a Customer

Cloudflare's move comes after multiple mass shooters have posted so-called manifestos to the anonymous message board.
Joseph Cox
8.5.19
tech-power

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.
Joseph Cox
8.4.19
Religion

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.
Leila Ettachfini
7.31.19
Film

'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.
Alex Zaragoza
7.26.19
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