Tag: White Nationalists

Europe Tells White Nationalist Richard Spencer to “GO HOME”

American white supremacist Richard Spencer has been told to return home from Europe just days before he planned to speak at an Altright.com conference in Sweden.  Spencer had arrived in Poland to enter Europe’s free travel zone—the Schengen Area. En route to Sweden to be a “secret guest” for the alt-right conference, Spencer was refused…

Gary Cohn: Trump Team ‘Must Do Better’ to Condemn Hate Groups

Gary Cohn, the top economic adviser in the Trump White House, is now on-the-record criticizing the president’s botched response to the deadly white-supremacist rally in Charlottesville this month. “This administration can and must do better in consistently and unequivocally condemning these groups and do everything we can to heal the deep divisions that exist in…

Trump Blames Media for Misquoting Him, Then Misquotes Himself

President Donald Trump on Tuesday blamed the press for allegedly misreporting his statements in the aftermath of the white-supremacist-fueled deadly violence that took place in Charlottesville this month, but he left out the fact that he blamed “both sides for the violence.” The comment at the time drew sharp condemnations from across the political spectrum,…

University Of Texas Removes Confederate Statues Late Sunday Night

Late Sunday night, work crews removed four statues from a main mall on the University of Texas campus in Austin, three of them Confederate leaders and the fourth a former Texas governor. UT Austin President Greg Fenves said the three Confederate statues — two generals, Robert E. Lee and Albert Sidney Johnston, and Confederate postmaster…

Thousands Converge At Free Speech Rally And Counterprotest

Thousands of counter-protesters marched in Boston Saturday to demonstrate against an event billed as a celebration of free speech but slammed by critics for ties to the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last Saturday. The original demonstration was organized by a group called Boston Free Speech, and its schedule for the day included two…

Steve Bannon Leaving Trump White House

President Trump’s chief strategist Steve Bannon is out at the White House, multiple outlets reported Friday. The controversial aide, who previously ran right-wing website Breitbart and Trump’s campaign, reportedly submitted his resignation on August 7, The New York Times reported, but his exit was delayed by violent protests in Charlottesville. Conservative news aggregator Drudge Report…

Mitt Romney: Trump Should Apologise Over Charlottesville Comments

Mitt Romney condemned President Donald Trump’s response to the Charlottesville terror attack in a moving Facebook post in which he warned of the “unraveling of our national fabric” and asked the president to apologize. I will dispense for now from discussion of the moral character of the president’s Charlottesville statements. Whether he intended to or…

Charlottesville Victim’s Mom: ‘I Will Not’ Talk to Trump

The mother of the 32-year-old woman killed in Charlottesville last weekend says she isn’t willing to speak to President Trump anymore, following his Tuesday comments “equating the protesters with the KKK and the white supremacists.” Trump reportedly called Susan Bro during the funeral for her daughter, Heather Heyer. “At first I just missed his call,”…

Corker: Trump Hasn’t Shown Stability Or Competence To Be Successful

Sen. Bob Corker slammed President Donald Trump’s handling of the racially motivated protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, charging that the President “has not demonstrated he understands the character of this nation.” The Tennessee Republican told reporters in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on Thursday that he thinks there must be “radical changes” within the White House. “The President has…

Bannon White-Nationalists Losers And A Collection Of Clowns

The latest Stephen Bannon interview comes from a surprising source: The American Prospect, a progressive publication. Bannon associates told CNN and Axios that the White House chief strategist did not know his conversation with magazine co-founder Robert Kuttner would be turned into an article, published Wednesday, and that he had only called to chat with…

Car Runs into Crowd At White Nationalist Nazi Rally in Charlottesville

BREAKING: Car Runs into Crowd At White Nationalist Nazi Rally in Charlottesville WATCH VIDEO This doesn't look like an accident. It accelerated before hitting the crowd. #Charlottesville pic.twitter.com/awwuXaFBdW — Ian Miles Cheong (@stillgray) August 12, 2017 Torch-Wielding White Nationalists Clash with Counter protesters at UVA. Several hundred white nationalists wielding torches clashed with counterprotesters on…