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Ohio: White supremacist terrorist, 20, arrested before he could massacre Jewish people

In Ohio, a racist 20-year-old man was arrested over the weekend for threatening to attack a Jewish community center, in a post on Instagram.

The image in this blog post is a screengrab of that Instagram post, which bizarrely remains publicly visible and hasn't been removed from view.

The FBI's Violent Crimes Task Force raided Reardon’s house ...

Hey, Internet companies: Pay attention to the FBI’s conspiracy theories bulletin

08.02.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Conspiracy theories have been radicalizing believers across the country, and finally, the FBI is connecting the dots between conspiracy theorists and real-world violence. According to a new report from Yahoo! News, the FBI has published a document wa... ...

Trump’s pick to head DHS immigration, Ken Cuccinelli, praised anti-Muslim extremist Brigitte Gabriel

Ken Cuccinelli is probably going to be confirmed soon as Donald Trump's new head of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. He once praised and amplified a racist rant attacking Muslims by Brigitte Tudor, aka Brigitte Gabriel, a prominent anti-Muslim organizer based in the United States.

That's not good.

Cuccinelli was a former Attorney General in ...

Facebook bans Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos, Laura Loomer, Louis Farrakhan, as ‘dangerous individuals and organizations’

Facebook has banned accounts for Infowars, Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos, Laura Loomer, Louis Farrakhan, and others from both Facebook and Instagram, citing its “dangerous individuals and organizations” policy.

Facebook didn't just ban these accounts.

Facebook promises to remove, for instance, Alex Jones and Infowars content posted by any other accounts, too.

If you post Infowars or ...

New Zealand’s domestic spies, obsessed with illegally surveilling environmental activists, missed a heavily armed right-wing terrorist

New Zealand is one of the Five Eyes countries (UK, USA, Canada, Australia, NZ) who collaborate on mass surveillance, and it has a notoriously off-leash, invasive surveillance apparatus that has been caught spying on NZ Greenpeace, the NZ Green Party, the Mana Movements and anti-TPP activists; the state was also caught giving private corporate spies ...

Stephen Colbert calls out Trump’s thin response to New Zealand terror attack

03.19.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

The world is still coming to terms with the tragedy of the Christchurch terror attack, including New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. However, The Late Show host Stephen Colbert noted that Ardern "made it clear that her country was united,"... ...

Facebook reveals more details about how Christchurch terror attack video spread

03.19.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Facebook has revealed more details about the spread of the Christchurch terror attack video, and its seemingly relentless attempts to stop it. The social media giant said in a post the video was watched fewer than 200 times during the live broadcast,... ...

Gunman kills 49 in New Zealand mosque shootings

A white man in his 20s was taken into custody after killing 49 and wounding dozens more at two Christchurch mosques, reports the BBC. Authorities described him as an "extremist right-wing terrorist"; he live-streamed one of the attacks on the internet.

The attack, which came around the time people were attending the mosques for Friday ...