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Rittenhouse Hit the Bar
Jan 14, 2021 9:25 AM CST
Prosecutors: Post-Arraignment, Rittenhouse Hit the Bar
Kenosha County DA's office says suspect downed beer, flashed hate sign
- Minutes after Kyle Rittenhouse was arraigned on felony homicide charges , the 18-year-old was downing beer and flashing a hand sign associated with white supremacy at a bar. Surveillance footage shows Rittenhouse arrived with his mother at a tavern in Mount Pleasant, Wis., on Jan. 5, just 90 minutes after he...
Black Man at Lake: 5 Men
Yelled 'White Power,' Beat Me
Jul 7, 2020 9:30 AM CDT
Black Man at Lake: 5 Men Yelled 'White Power,' Beat Me
Alleged near-lynching of black man in Indiana partially caught on video; no arrests yet made
- The FBI is monitoring the case of a black man who says he was the victim of an attempted lynching in Indiana on July 4. Vauhxx Booker described an encounter with people who yelled "white power" in a Sunday Facebook post , which was accompanied by a video showing him...
Trump Tweet Set Off Mad
Scramble Among Aides
Jun 30, 2020 11:30 AM CDT
Trump Tweet Set Off Mad Scramble Among Aides
Retweet of 'white power' video caused a ruckus, but he had left for golf course
- President Trump set off a firestorm Sunday morning when he retweeted a video (watch it here , but note language) of a Trump supporter shouting "white power" to counterprotesters in a Florida retirement community. The tweet came down about three hours later, and the White House said Trump hadn't...
Cadets Were Just
Playing 'the Circle Game,'
Service Academies Find
Dec 20, 2019 5:10 PM CST
Cadets Were Just Playing 'the Circle Game,' Service Academies Find
Investigation clears Army-Navy spectators of making white power gestures
- West Point has decided that cadets attending the Army-Navy football game last weekend did not intend to flash white power hand gestures. But the Military Academy is still not thrilled. An investigation found that the cadets were playing "the circle game," usually played by children and teenagers. In...
Hand Gestures in Stands
Are Receiving a Closer Look
Dec 15, 2019 10:45 AM CST
Hand Gestures in Stands Are Receiving a Closer Look
'White power' sign appeared to show up in broadcast of Army-Navy game
- The Army and Navy academies are looking into hand signs flashed by students that can be associated with "white power" and were televised during the Army-Navy football game on Saturday, school officials said. Cadets at West Point and midshipmen at the Naval Academy in the stands both appeared to...
Cubs Investigating 'Repulsive'
Gesture Fan Flashed on Air
May 8, 2019 8:06 AM CDT
Cubs Investigating 'Repulsive' Gesture Fan Flashed on Air
Fan appeared to make white power sign behind black commentator Doug Glanville
- A Chicago Cubs fan at the game Tuesday night against the Miami Marlins could be banned from Wrigley Field for life if the home team ever catches up to him. While fans are often caught on camera at MLB games waving and making various gestures, one in particular has raised...
Texas Executes Racist Who
Dragged Black Man to Death
Apr 24, 2019 7:25 PM CDT
Texas Executes Racist Who Dragged Black Man to Death
John William King is dead
- An avowed racist who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in US history was executed Wednesday in Texas for the dragging death of a black man, the AP reports. John William King, who was white, received lethal injection for the slaying nearly 21 years ago of James Byrd...
Enters Surprising Plea
Mar 27, 2019 4:50 PM CDT
Charlottesville Driver Enters Surprising Plea
James Alex Fields Jr. admits it was a hate crime
- A man convicted on state murder charges in a deadly car attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal hate crime charges in a case that stirred racial tensions across the country, the AP reports. Under a plea agreement, James Alex Fields Jr., of Maumee,...
Aide Reacts After Media
Links Trump, NZ Shooter
Mar 17, 2019 4:45 PM CDT
Aide Reacts After Media Links Trump, NZ Shooter
Mick Mulvaney speaks out against reference to shooter's manifesto
- A top White House official said Sunday President Trump "is not a white supremacist" and attempts to tie him to the alleged New Zealand mosque shooter are "absurd," per the AP . Mick Mulvaney, the acting chief of staff, described the New Zealand shooter as a "disturbed...
Mosque Killing Suspect
Makes Hand Gesture in Court
Mar 16, 2019 11:10 AM CDT
Mosque Killing Suspect Makes Hand Gesture in Court
Brenton Tarrant is believed to have made a white power signal
- The hand symbol may say it all. The alleged killer of least 49 people at two New Zealand mosques smirked in court Saturday and made a symbol—an "OK" gesture with the thumb and index fingers forming a circle—that many are taking as a white power sign, Sky...
Coast Guard Guy 'Removed'
for This Hand Gesture
Sep 15, 2018 9:40 AM CDT
Coast Guard Guy 'Removed' for This Hand Gesture
Many on Twitter took it as a 'white power' sign
- A Coast Guard member has been removed from the response to Tropical Storm Florence for flashing what some took as a white-power sign, the
reports. During a live MSNBC Coast Guard briefing, the man—sporting a crew cut at a desk in the background—looks at the camera...
Teens' Punishment for 'White
Power' Graffiti: Book Reports
Feb 13, 2017 6:00 PM CST
Teens' Punishment for 'White Power' Graffiti: Book Reports
They vandalized black schoolhouse; now they have to read tomes about oppression
- Some say don't judge a book by its cover, but a Virginia attorney's office will be judging the progress of a group of teenagers by their book reports. The five teens pleaded guilty to vandalizing the Ashburn Colored School, a historic black schoolhouse, by spray-painting it with swastikas...
Jun 22, 2016 2:28 PM CDT
Congressional Candidate Erects Super-Racist Campaign Billboard
Rick Tyler says he's inspired by Donald Trump
- A Polk County, Tenn., restaurant owner running for a congressional seat is outraging neighbors and the internet with an exceptionally racist campaign billboard, WTVC reports. “I am so enraged I can barely express myself without copious amounts of profanity," Amy Hines Woody captioned her photo of the billboard...
Listed as Trump
May 10, 2016 5:10 PM CDT
Well-Known White Nationalist Listed as Trump Delegate
The campaign blames a 'database error'
- Donald Trump was revealed to have named "one of the country's most prominent white nationalists" as one of his delegates in California on Monday,
reports. William Johnson is the leader of the American Freedom Party, which "represents the political interests of White Americans." According...
Sikh Temple Shooter Heavily Involved in Skinhead Scene
Aug 6, 2012 2:01 PM CDT
Sikh Temple Shooter Heavily Involved in Skinhead Scene
Wade Michael Page a member of 2 white power music groups
- More details are emerging on Wade Michael Page , the Army vet suspected of killing six at a Sikh temple near Milwaukee, and his involvement in white supremacist groups . Over the past 10 years, Page played guitar and sang in at least two skinhead punk bands, Fox News reports: Definite Hate...
May 28, 2010 6:17 AM CDT
Stepmom: Jesse Killed Animals 'Like Mengele'
He's attracted to 'the power race thing'
- Cheating hubby Jesse James has another woman on his case. Now it's his former stepmom, who knows all his kid secrets, like the time he used to kill rats by injecting them with alcohol, Radar reports. “When Jesse was about 15 years old he started killing baby rats by...
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