Category Archives: terrorism

Steve Hotze asked Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to order “rioters” be killed | The Texas Tribune (Dumb and dumber – don’t these hateful racists know that everything is recorded and filmed?)

“I want you to give a message to the governor,” Hotze told Abbott’s chief of staff, Luis Saenz, in a voicemail. “I want to make sure that he has National Guard down here and they have the order to shoot to kill if any of these son-of-a-bitch people start rioting like they have in Dallas, start tearing down businesses — shoot to kill the son of a bitches. That’s the only way you restore order. Kill ‘em. Thank you.”

Source: Steve Hotze asked Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to order “rioters” be killed | The Texas Tribune

U.S. Soldier Linked to Satanic Neo-Nazi Group Allegedly Plotted ‘Murderous Ambush’ on His Own Unit – VICE

Pvt. Ethan Melzer, 22, of Louisville, Kentucky, enlisted in the military in 2018 and a year later allegedly joined the Order of the Nine Angles (O9A), a Satanic, neo-Nazi group with international ties including to Atomwaffen, a violent “accelerationist” group based in the U.S.

Federal prosecutors say Melzer shared information about the anticipated move to Turkey with members of O9A, and an affiliated group called RapeWaffen Division.

“As alleged, Ethan Melzer, a private in the U.S. Army, was the enemy within,” Acting U.S. Attorney Audrey Strauss said in a statement. “Melzer allegedly attempted to orchestrate a murderous ambush on his own unit by unlawfully revealing its location, strength, and armaments to a neo-Nazi, anarchist, white supremacist group. “

 

Source: U.S. Soldier Linked to Satanic Neo-Nazi Group Allegedly Plotted ‘Murderous Ambush’ on His Own Unit – VICE

Klan leader charged over driving car into Black Lives Matter protesters | US news | The Guardian

“The accused, by his own admission and by a cursory glance at social media, is an admitted leader of the Ku Klux Klan and a propagandist for Confederate ideology,” the Henrico county commonwealth’s attorney, Shannon Taylor, said in a statement. “We are investigating whether hate crimes charges are appropriate.”

Shannon added: “While I am grateful that the victim’s injuries do not appear to be serious, an attack on peaceful protesters is heinous and despicable and we will prosecute to the fullest extent of the law.”

She said: “Hate has no place here under my watch.”

Rogers is also reportedly an organizer for the National Association for Awakening Confederate Patriots, and carried out a one-man protest in 2016 wearing Ku Klux Klan robes.

Source: Klan leader charged over driving car into Black Lives Matter protesters | US news | The Guardian

‘Antifa bus’ hoaxes are spreading panic through small-town America – The Verge

In Forks, Washington, a multi-racial family of four was harassed by armed locals, who believed they represented an antifa incursion. The family had arrived in town on a camping trip, traveling in a full-sized school bus. Local police say they were confronted by “seven or eight carloads” of people, who aggressively questioned them about their antifa connections. When the family attempted to drive off, locals felled trees across the roadway to prevent them from escaping. They were only able to leave after a group of students intervened.

The Associated Press has catalogued at least five separate rural counties where locals have warned of imminent attacks, although none of the rumors have been substantiated. Notably, the rumors are often tailored to a specific local region, a “hyperlocal” approach sometime used to boost the spread of misinformation on social media platforms.

Source: ‘Antifa bus’ hoaxes are spreading panic through small-town America – The Verge

bellingcat – Visualizing Police Violence Against Journalists At Protests Across The U.S – bellingcat

In total, we have archived 140 incidents involving at least 157 journalists and we will be continuing to track and locate these incidents for as long as they continue to happen, updating our map periodically. To give you perspective on just how enormous this number really is, the U.S. Press Freedom Tracker tracked 150 press freedom violations for the whole of 2019. The incidents in these protests have almost surpassed the 2019 numbers in a week.

Source: bellingcat – Visualizing Police Violence Against Journalists At Protests Across The U.S – bellingcat

Trump swipes at DC mayor, accuses police of refusing to help at White House protest | TheHill (Another lie)

Bowser pushed back on Trump’s remarks later Saturday morning in a series of tweets and during a press conference, saying D.C. police officers were “were doing their jobs from the start” and were assisting Secret Service “like we have done literally dozens of times in Lafayette Park.”

The Washington Post and CNN both reported that D.C. police were on hand on Friday night, along with other law enforcement agencies, as officers pushed back on protesters in Lafayette Park. The Secret Service later confirmed that D.C. police officers were on scene at the protest.

Source: Trump swipes at DC mayor, accuses police of refusing to help at White House protest | TheHill