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Comment: Trump is calling on Stephen Miller's toxic immigration politics to distract from his falling poll numbers and a disastrous handling of the pandemic, writes Mobashra Tazamal.

YouTube has shut down six channels promoting white supremacy - including those of David Duke and Richard Spencer - as social media sites begin to crack down on hate speech.

Navy SEAL pardoned by Trump called 'evil' by comrades

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Navy SEAL pardoned by Trump called 'evil' by comrades

Video testimony provided to war crimes investigators and published by The New York Times showed former members of Eddie Gallagher's elite commando unit accusing him of shooting at a 12-year-old.

Trump fires indignant navy chief over Iraq murder case

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Trump fires indignant navy chief over Iraq murder case

Richard Spencer penned a searing resignation letter to Donald Trump, after the president intervened to reverse the demotion of ...

Debating Trump's racism is only normalising the problem

Dan Arel

Debating Trump's racism is only normalising the problem

Comment: Too scared to call Trump racist, commentators are debating the obvious and normalising the problem, writes Dan Arel.

The New Arab

Trump supporters 'blame Muslims' for Paris Notre Dame fire

Even after the Notre Dame fire was declared accidental, figures on the far-right took to the internet to blame Muslims and claim it's symbolic of Paris becoming an 'Islamic toilet'.

The New Arab & agencies

US neo-Nazi stands trial for Charlottesville car rampage

A US citizen is set to go on trial for murder after ramming his car into counter-protesters at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.

Wilson Dizard

Look to Israel for a glimpse of future America

Comment: American politics is starting to look disturbingly like Israeli hasbara-style politics, writes Wilson Dizard.

Arnold Isaacs

Promoting Islamophobia in America

Comment: In today's America, disparaging Islam is acceptable in ways that disparaging other religions is not, writes Arnold Isaacs.

Trump's phoney war against Assad

CJ Werleman

Trump's phoney war against Assad

Comment: US strikes will not advance US interests in Syria, nor will they alleviate the suffering of Assad's victims, writes CJ Werleman.

Steven Salaita

Zionism and the alt-right

Comment: Can Zionism separate itself from the alt-right in order to save its liberal reputation? asks Steve Salaita.

'Jews must respect me' says <em>Richard</em> <em>Spencer</em> after riots

The New Arab

'Jews must respect me' says Richard Spencer after riots

Spencer complained about Jews being 'vastly overrepresented in what you could call the establishment' and then demanded they respect him

Technology companies move to 'kick neo-Nazis off the internet'

The New Arab

Technology companies move to 'kick neo-Nazis off the internet'

Silicon Valley's tech companies and social media networks are stepping up efforts to curb hate speech and incitements to violence posted on ...

Bashar al-Assad's white supremacist fans in Charlottesville

The New Arab

Bashar al-Assad's white supremacist fans in Charlottesville

The Facebook page of a man arrested over a car-ramming attack in Charlottesville, Virginia appear to show his support for Syrian regime head ...

Charlottesville: Car-ramming suspect charged with murder

The New Arab

Charlottesville: Car-ramming suspect charged with murder

Police identify 20-year-old James Fields as the suspected driver of a car that ploughed into an anti-racism demonstration killing at least one ...

Charlie Hoyle

Torch-bearing US white supremacists march ahead of far-right rally

Hundreds of torch-wielding white nationalists marched at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville on Friday evening as the town braces for a huge far-right rally.

Dan Arel

New atheism's move from Islamophobia to white nationalism

Comment: New atheism has become increasingly sympathetic to right-wing causes and voices and is in danger of being aligned with a growing white ...

The New Arab

Leftists and Islamophobes: Faux moral outrage at Syria strikes

From the far-left to far-right, a list of well-known politicians and celebrities have spoken out against a US air strike on a regime airbase in ...

Dan Arel

Not 'alt-right': Call it what it is

Comment: Giving a platform to the 'alt-right' normalises bigotry and white nationalism. We have a duty to call it out, and hold it accountable ...

Jewish Defence League wants US comeback

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours

Jewish Defence League wants US comeback

In-depth: Canada's JDL leader says Trump presidency presents chance to rebuild far-right, Jewish nationalist movement in United States.

Hilary Aked

For 'alt-right', read 'white supremacy'

Comment: Discussion of the 'alt right' and a fixation on figures like Spencer is distracting from more pressing threats on the horizon, ...

American white supremacy rears its ugly head

Laith Saud

American white supremacy rears its ugly head

Comment: Unlike the notion of racism, far more people would actually admit to holding beliefs that are white supremacist, writes Laith Saud

Libya Report: Which MPs voted for and against intervention?

Robert Cusack

Libya Report: Which MPs voted for and against intervention?

As the UK's Commons' Foreign Affairs Committee published its report criticising David Cameron's 'opportunistic policy' in Libya, it's important ...

Who fights for Assad?

Sam Hamad

Who fights for Assad?

Comment: Damascus allies may rail against international support for the opposition, but it is the Assad regime that is propped up by foreign ...

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