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The Alt-Right, Not A Fringe Group

If you’re reading this, you probably reacted with horror when you saw right-wingers holding their torches and chanting hateful things at Charlottesville, and again in Washington D.C. And, if you’re like us, you probably regarded what you saw as an aberration. This, you thought, was the diseased behavior of a tiny, destructive, fringe element who…

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Social Darwinism: A Misunderstanding

Editor’s Note: There is a fascinating article over on Salon about Social Darwinism, a term the Right employs but doesn’t actually understand. This week, Burt Gretzinger explicates the Salon article and notes just how dim our pseudo-conservatives really are.   We have a group… a Party… a sometime-cult of stupidity which often rejects anything outside…

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Former Fascist Retires, Watching Handmaiden

We’re not quite sure if this is a funny story, a tragic story, or just a really weird story…. Anyway, it’s like this. Matthew Heimbach was the leader of something called the Traditionalist Worker Party. This was a far right, “third positionist” group that was supposed to represent the American white working class. Heimbach was…

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Cutting Off The Alt-Right’s Lifeline

Fascinating article over in Vice this week. David Neiwert, in The Alt-Right Media Bubble Is in Trouble, notes that Internet giants, like Youtube, are starting to take action against the hate-mongers who make up the Alt-Right, and who did so much to put Trump in the White House. This could, in the long run, cut…

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