Source: Slate.com By Daniel Politi An anti-Muslim activist group held marches in about two dozen cities across the country on Saturday to protest Islamic law. Although Act for America said the marches were specifically in opposition to Shariah law, the self-described grassroots organization with a focus on national security has been labeled as an anti-Muslim hate group by the Southern Poverty Law … Read more Counterprotests Outnumber Anti-Muslim Marches in Several Cities Across U.S.
Source: BuzzFeed News By Claudia Koerner & Blake Montgomery The man accused of killing an Army veteran and a recent college graduate on a Portland train shouted about patriotism, free speech, and the enemies of America in his first court appearance on Tuesday. Jeremy Christian, a 35-year-old known locally as a white supremacist, was scheduled to be arraigned on charges that include … Read more The White Supremacist Accused Of The Portland Train Stabbings Ranted About Patriotism In Court
Source: The Intercept By Mehdi Hasan O SEAN DUFFY, where art thou? Back in February, the Republican congressman from Wisconsin told CNN’s Alysyn Camerota that white terrorists of the far-right variety did not pose the same level of danger to Americans as so-called “Islamist” or “jihadist” terrorists. Why? “I don’t know, but I would just tell you there’s a difference,” … Read more The Numbers Don’t Lie: White Far-Right Terrorists Pose a Clear Danger to Us All