03202019What's Hot:
Weird Alt-Right Dudes Think #NetNeutrality Has Something To Do With Banning Nazis From Twitter?
Earlier today Net Neutrality came to an end. Yes, Ajit Pai broke your internet, and things are going to be pretty bad. For everyone, actually, not just liberals, as Dom has explained much better than I could. I have been worried, in fact, [...]
Why “South Park” is perfectly armed to fight the alt-right
“South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are harboring a dirty secret: Much of their audience, the 18- to 34-year-old demographic, overlaps with a certain young, male, white slice of President Donald Trump’s base. You know, [...]
Big Tech, the alt-right and the unknown future of the internet
In the aftermath of the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that led to the death of a woman and two police officers, large technology firms have been reevaluating the role their platforms may play in enabling offensive [...]
Trump and the Nazis: Our troll-in-chief has a deep affinity with the alt-right — and with their ancestors
It must, over and over again, be pointed out to the adherents of the movement and in a broader sense to the whole people that the Jew and his newspapers always lie and that even an occasional truth is only intended to cover a bigger falsification [...]
Anthony Scaramucci lashes out at Steve Bannon, calls him “alt-right”
Anthony Scaramucci, the former hedge fund manager who very briefly served as the White House communications director, is continuing his feud against President Donald Trump’s top adviser Steve Bannon. The man known as “The Mooch” is [...]
Pro-Trump trolls silent after “alt-right” ship detained in Mediterranean for apparent human trafficking
This article originally appeared on Media Matters. Defend Europe, an anti-immigrant group that attempts to disrupt humanitarian search and rescue missions in the Mediterranean Sea, recently chartered a boat that was stopped in a Cyprus port, [...]
From the Enlightenment to the Dark Ages: How “new atheism” slid into the alt-right
The “new atheist” movement emerged shortly after the 9/11 attacks with a best-selling book by Sam Harris called “The End of Faith.” This was followed by engaging tomes authored by Richard Dawkins, Daniel Dennett and the late Christopher [...]
Interview: Angela Nagle’s “Kill All Normies” exposes history of alt-right and racist Pepe memes
If you didn’t spend 2016 lurking in the dark corners of the internet, you may still be scratching your head over the connection between Donald Trump, cartoon “hate symbol” Pepe, deceased zoo gorilla Harambe, and the alt-right. Not Angela [...]
Forget fake news — alt-right memes could do more damage to democracy
This week saw President Trump cross yet another line in his use of his Twitter account.  Trump tweeted a meme of himself symbolically beating up CNN.  While to some it might have appeared to be a funny way to epitomize Trump’s feud [...]
Trump’s alt-right Poland speech: Time to call his white nationalist rhetoric what it is
Donald Trump continued to push forward his white nationalist agenda in Poland on Thursday, in a speech that, as Sarah Wildman at Vox wrote, “often resorted to rhetorical conceits typically used by the European and American alt-right.” That [...]