Militias

Tulsa Murders Targeting Black Community Point to Racial Vendetta

Two men were arrested and charged early Sunday in a shooting rampage that left three dead and two injured in Tulsa. All the victims are African-American and widespread media speculation is that the attacks were racially motivated. Racist violence is … Continued

Politics

Review: Rise of the New Right

On Wednesday evening, Chris Matthews debuted his new documentary on MSNBC titled, “Rise of the New Right.” Matthews discussed the program in an interview with the Huffington Post stating, “I think that the left will say this scares the heck … Continued

Culture

Arizona Militia Plans Anti-immigrant Activities on Cinco de Mayo

A posting on the website ArizonaMilitia.com this week stated: Arizona Citizens Militia calls on Arizonans to celebrate “Cinco de Ammo” by asking everyone to purchase five boxes of ammunition on 5 May 2010 In the aftermath of the passing of … Continued

Immigration

Group Behind Arizona Law SB1070 Endorses Armed Militias

Having already created a national political environment fueled by racism, FAIR is now asking that armed quasi-governmental paramilitary organizations be added to the mix. Barely a week before the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attack on the Oklahoma City federal … Continued

Lessons of the Tulsa Race Riots

On May 31, 1921 the reputation of Oklahoma was irreparably harmed when racial tensions turned violent in the thriving town of Tulsa. With over 300 African Americans murdered (some estimates reach into the thousands), and thousands of homes and businesses … Continued

Blog Highlight: ‘Is Oakland somewhere near Missouri? Watching Glenn Beck, it’s hard to tell’

Check out David Neiwert’s recent blog about right-winged extremism and Glenn Beck’s denial that these militias are a threat. Good reading. Glenn Beck spent a little while on his Fox News show yesterday explaining to his audience that law enforcement … Continued