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Comedian Punks Alt-Right
Rally With Crazy Sing-Along
Jun 28, 2020 3:40 PM CDT
Comedian Punks Alt-Right Rally With Crazy Sing-Along
Sacha Baron Cohen does his thing
- Looks like comedian Sacha Baron Cohen infiltrated an alt-right event Saturday and sang a racist song that stirred up the crowd, Deadline reports. Cohen—who's known for going undercover in his
Who Is America?
show—took the stage in overalls and a fake beard at the Washington State Three...
Donald Trump Jr. Walks
Out of Book Launch
Nov 11, 2019 4:33 AM CST
Donald Trump Jr. Walks Out of Book Launch
He and girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle heckled—by the right
- Donald Trump Jr. is making the rounds to promote his new book,
and he may well have expected to encounter protesters—but the ones that forced him out of a book launch event Sunday were from the right, not the left. KTVU notes most of the anti-Trump protesters at...
Nixes a Big
Sep 13, 2019 8:27 AM CDT
After Fans Protest, a YouTube Star Nixes a Big Donation
'PewDiePie,' accused in the past of racism, anti-Semitism, was going to give $50K to the ADL
- YouTube star Felix Kjellberg, better known as "PewDiePie," seemed to want to rehab his image after people accused him of putting up racist and anti-Semitic content on his channel. And so the 29-year-old Swede vowed earlier this week to donate $50,000 to the Anti-Defamation League, an anti-hate...
Right-Wing Manifesto Is
Winning 'Hearts and Minds'
Aug 24, 2019 3:45 PM CDT
Right-Wing Manifesto Is Winning 'Hearts and Minds'
It's called 'Bronze Age Mindset'
- Heard of
Bronze Age Mindset
? Then you know about a right-wing author who's tossing gasoline on the fire of America's culture war, Politico reports. Penned anonymously by Bronze Age Pervert, the self-published book combines Nietzchean philosophy with reverence of the masculine and disgust for liberal impulses in Western...
Cuomo Slams 'Proud Boys,'
GOP After NYC Brawl
Oct 15, 2018 1:53 AM CDT
Cuomo Slams 'Proud Boys,' GOP After NYC Brawl
'NY has zero tolerance for your bs'
- The NYPD wants to speak to at least three people in connection with a violent clash between members of the "Proud Boys" far-right group and counter-protesters Friday night. The brawl happened after Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes spoke at the Metropolitan Republican Club in the Upper East Side, which...
Arrested at UConn
Nov 29, 2017 12:29 AM CST
Conservative Speaker Arrested at UConn
Lucian Wintrich charged with breach of the peace
- A conservative commentator was arrested at the University of Connecticut Tuesday night after a fight broke out during his speech titled "It's OK To Be White." Lucian Wintrich's speech was cut short when a young woman in the audience appeared to take paperwork off the lectern...
Speech at UF
Oct 19, 2017 5:15 PM CDT
Alt-Right Leader Heckled During Speech at UF
Richard Spencer's speech 'mostly drowned out,' per one newspaper
- Richard Spencer gave his much-anticipated speech at the University of Florida in Gainesville Thursday and, not surprisingly, the white supremacist leader was greeted with protests. CNN says the "vast majority" of those protesting at the event were against Spencer, and that many of those inside the venue where he...
State of Emergency
Before Alt-Right Speech
Oct 17, 2017 3:34 AM CDT
Florida Declares State of Emergency Before Alt-Right Speech
Richard Spencer to speak in Gainesville Thursday
- White nationalist Richard Spencer is scheduled to speak at the University of Florida on Thursday, and authorities are treating him like an approaching hurricane: Gov. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency in Alachua County, which includes the Gainesville campus where Spencer will speak, the
New York Daily News
Has No Regrets
Aug 29, 2017 8:03 AM CDT
Black Journalist Who Protected Alt-Right Protester Has No Regrets
'It doesn't matter if he doesn't see my humanity ... I see his'
- When journalist Al Letson saw a suspected alt-right protester being beaten by "antifa" supporters in Berkeley, Calif., on Sunday , he didn't stop to consider what the fallen man might think of him. Letson, who is black, simply wanted to save him. Running into the crowd, Letson jumped on...
14 Arrested as
Aug 28, 2017 2:52 AM CDT
14 Arrested as Berkeley Protest Turns Violent
Alt-right protesters were vastly outnumbered
- At least 14 people were arrested in Berkeley, Calif., Sunday as counter-protesters clashed with vastly outnumbered supporters of President Trump. Some of the 7,000 counter-protesters confronted a small group of "alt-right" protesters who had originally intended to gather for a "No to Marxism in America" rally that...
Dog Owners' Plan to Push Back
on Right-Wing Rally: Poop
Aug 25, 2017 8:34 AM CDT
Dog Owners' Plan to Push Back on Right-Wing Rally: Poop
It's going down in San Francisco this weekend
- Locals are getting creative in how to deal with right-wing rallies in the wake of Charlottesville , and no more so than in San Francisco. The Patriot Prayer group will hold a "free speech" rally Saturday at Crissy Field, and the
reports on an idea thought up by 45-year-old...
Tina Fey Has
Aug 18, 2017 7:58 AM CDT
Tina Fey Has Advice About This Weekend's Alt-Right Rallies
Treat them 'like the opening of a thoughtful movie with two female leads'
- Why protest when you could eat cake? That's something Tina Fey would like you to consider. During a segment on the events in Charlottesville during Thursday's standalone episode of
Saturday Night Live's
, the University of Virginia grad proposed "sheet caking" as an alternative to...
Steve Bannon Has a
Aug 17, 2017 1:11 AM CDT
Steve Bannon Has a Scaramucci Moment
In unsolicited interview, he calls far right 'a collection of clowns'
- Has Steve Bannon taken a page from the Mooch's playbook? In a move reminiscent of Anthony Scaramucci's fateful
interview, the White House strategist opened up to Robert Kuttner at liberal magazine
in an unsolicited interview. On Charlottesville, Bannon described the far right as a...
Trump Press Conference
Reactions: Disgust, Disbelief
Aug 16, 2017 6:20 AM CDT
Trump Press Conference Reactions: Disgust, Disbelief
Republicans slam his defense of alt-right protesters
- President Trump's extraordinary Trump Tower press conference Tuesday—in which he described some participants in white nationalist rallies in Charlottesville as "very fine people," said the "alt-left" should share the blame for a counter-protester's death, and compared Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee to George Washington—...
Aug 14, 2017 6:45 AM CDT
Employer Cans Virginia Protester
'The actions of those in Charlottesville are not supported by Top Dog'
- A man who traveled from Berkeley, Calif., to attend the Charlottesville protests won't have a job when he gets home. The Top Dog hot dog chain fired Cole White after he was identified on social media as one of the white nationalist protesters in the Virginia city, the
Rally Organizer Blames
Cops for Violence
Aug 14, 2017 6:12 AM CDT
Rally Organizer Blames Cops for Violence
Jason Kessler got chased out of chaotic news conference by protesters
- The organizer of the "Unite the Right" rally that ended in bloodshed Saturday had to flee his own press conference within minutes Sunday after angry protesters moved in. Jason Kessler was whisked to safety by police after being chased by a crowd of protesters, some of them shouting "...
Google CEO Calls Off
Meeting Amid Alt-Right Fears
Aug 11, 2017 3:57 AM CDT
Google CEO Calls Off Meeting Amid Alt-Right Fears
Workers said they were worried about harassment
- Google CEO Sundar Pichai planned to address the controversy over an anti-diversity memo at an all-employee town hall meeting—but he called it off after workers said they were worried about online harassment. Pichai said questions from employees had been leaked and their identities had been published on alt-right websites,...
Trump Should Fear Damage
Bannon Can Do In White House
Aug 9, 2017 5:50 PM CDT
Trump Should Fear Damage Bannon Can Do In White House
In Bannon-McMaster tiff, McMaster isn't the real problem, 'WSJ' editors warn
- New White House chief of staff John Kelly certainly has his fair share of challenges ahead of him—and one of them might be mitigating a coordinated alt-right attack against President Trump's national security adviser. The
Wall Street Journal
editorial board weighs in on what appears to be a...
Airbnb Makes Big Move Against
Alt-Right Rally Attendees
Aug 8, 2017 9:45 AM CDT
Airbnb Makes Big Move Against Alt-Right Rally Attendees
Service cancels bookings for those coming to Charlottesville 'Unite the Right' event
- An alt-right rally planned in a Charlottesville, Va., park Saturday is a follow-up to protests in May against the removal of a Confederate statue there . But those attending may have to rebook their lodgings: After Airbnb got wind of large groups making reservations through its system to ostensibly attend the...
Reddit User Thrilled With
Trump's Wrestling Video Tweet
Jul 3, 2017 6:13 AM CDT
Reddit User Thrilled With Trump's Wrestling Video Tweet
'I never expected my meme to be retweeted by the God Emporer himself!!!'
- The video at the center of yet another President Trump controversy appears to have originated on Reddit, where user HanA**holeSolo has become the toast of the r/The_Donald community. The video , a clip from a 2007 WWE event with CNN's logo replacing the head of Vince McMahon as he is...
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