2019-03-20: News Headlines

STAFF (2019-03-20). American Empire Killed the Prospect of Peace. truthdig.com "Veni, Vidi, Vici," boasted Julius Caesar, one of history's great military captains. "I came, I saw, I conquered." | Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton echoed that famed saying when summing up the Obama administration's military intervention in Libya in 2011 — with a small alteration. "We came, we saw, he died," she said with a laugh about the killing of Muammar Gaddafi, that country's autocratic leader. Note what she left out, though: the "vici" or victory part. And how right she was to do so, since Washington's invasi…

Consortiumnews (2019-03-20). Twitter Restricts Account of Julian Assange's Mother. consortiumnews.com The social media giant has given no reason to Christine Assange who had turned to Twitter to campaign for the liberty of her son. By Joe Lauria Special to Consortium News The Twitter account of Christine Assange, the mother of… Read more →

No Blood for Oil (2019-03-20). Protests of U.S. Puppet Theft of Venezuelan Diplomatic Bldgs. indybay.org The US appointed puppet tried to take over Venezuelan diplomatic buildings on 3/19/19, only to be met by Gloria LaRiva of ANSWER, Medea Benjamin of Code Pink and others to protest this theft of a foreign country's property by US puppets who promote privatization and theft of Venezuelan oil. See 2 minute video at www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4WR0V4YJuo

RT (2019-03-20). Mother accused of abusing 7 adopted children to force them into making YouTube videos. rt.com Arizona police have arrested an adoptive mother of seven children who allegedly starved and beat them if they failed to perform properly in her YouTube videos, sometimes pepper-spraying their genitals and locking them in a closet.

plenglish (2019-03-20). Cuban FM Highlights Role of Communication in Foreign Policy. plenglish.com Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez assured Wednesday that communication is an essential part of foreign policy, in a message on Twitter.

Zubeida Mustafa (2019-03-19). The Taliban Is Ascendant as Afghanistan Hangs in the Balance. truthdig.com The tables have turned. The Taliban, the militants who sheltered the 9/11 attackers and earned the wrath of America, are now meeting their arch-nemesis in Doha, Qatar. Conducting the talks is Zalmay Khalilzad, a senior diplomat of Afghan descent who is currently serving as the U.S. State Department's Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation. | Since August 2018, the two parties have met five times. Last Tuesday, Ambassador Khalilzad tweeted: "Just finished a marathon round of talks with the Taliban in Doha. The conditions for peace have improved. It's clear all sides want to end the war. Despite ups…

Fight Back (2019-03-19). Venezuela coup supporters break into NYC Consulate. fightbacknews.org New York, NY – An emergency action was held at the Venezuelan Consulate in New York City, March 18, after news broke that supporters of the Venezuelan coup were let into Consulate by the State Department. One of the participants was live-tweeting the takeover, claiming that they "assumed control" of the Consulate. | A crowd of 30 people gathered in front of the Consulate, waving a Venezuelan flag and leading chants against the coup. Attendees attempted to go into the Consulate six times, and some hecklers trolled the action, but were quickly shouted down by the protesters. | The call was spread by No War on Venez…

ACLU (2019-03-19). Facebook Settles Civil Rights Cases by Making Sweeping Changes to Its Online Ad Platform. aclu.org The ACLU expects other social media and advertising platforms to follow suit in recognizing that civil rights laws apply online. | The ACLU, along with our client Communications Workers of America and other civil rights groups, announced a historic settlement agreement with Facebook that will result in major changes to Facebook's advertising platform. Advertisers will no longer be able to exclude users from learning about opportunities for housing, employment, or credit based on gender, age, or othe…

STAFF (2019-03-19). Facebook Settles Suits Over Ad-Targeting Discrimination. truthdig.com SAN FRANCISCO—Facebook settled five lawsuits alleging that its advertising systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads. For the social network, that's one major legal problem down, several to go, including government investigations in the U.S. and Europe over its data and privacy practices. | As part of that settlement, Facebook says it will overhaul ad targeting for housing, credit and employment ads so they can't be used to discriminate on the basis of race and ethnicity, gender and other legally protected categ…

teleSUR (2019-03-19). People with Disabilities Share Tales of Mistreatment. telesurenglish.net A viral hashtag started by people with disabilities is gaining momentum on Twitter. Using #Ablesareweird, people with disabilities are sharing their personal stories on how they have been treated by able-bodied people. | RELATED: | 'March of Empty Chairs' Demands Rights of Disabled Argentines | The stories of how people with disab…

teleSUR (2019-03-19). Italy: Pro 'Anti-Vaxxer' Politician Catches Chickenpox. telesurenglish.net One of Italy's largest vaccine critic, Friuli Venezia Giulia Governor Massimiliano Fedriga, is recovering from a bout of chickenpox after receiving treatment at a local hostpital. | RELATED: | No Link Between Measles, Mumps, Rubella Vaccine and Autism: 11-Year Study | I'm fine, I'm at home in convalescence and I thank everyone," the politician wrote on social media. | A senior member of the far-right, Northern League, Fedriga has opposed Italy's efforts to introduce <...

RT (2019-03-19). Trump to 'look into' Facebook censorship after site gags his social media chief. rt.com President Donald Trump has promised to look into accusations of anti-conservative bias on Facebook, after the social media giant apparently blocked his social media chief Dan Scavino from commenting. |

RT (2019-03-19). Borders should be 'respected,' says George W. Bush, ex-president who invaded & bombed 4+ nations. rt.com Borders are not imaginary lines and must be respected by all, former president George W. Bush has declared, apparently unaware of the numerous border-defying US bombings and invasions during his administration. Twitter remembers!

RT (2019-03-19). Republican Devin Nunes sues Twitter for censoring conservatives, alleges harassment campaign. rt.com Republican congressman Devin Nunes announced he will file a $250 million lawsuit against Twitter for its alleged "explicit censorship" of conservatives. Nunes' complaint is one of many against the social media giant. |

Shared by Samantha Borek (2019-03-19). The US's Senior Generals Find No Exits From Endless War. truthout.org "Veni, Vidi, Vici," boasted Julius Caesar, one of history's great military captains. "I came, I saw, I conquered." | Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton echoed that famed saying when summing up the Obama administration's military intervention in Libya in 2011 — with a small alteration. "We came, we saw, he died," she said with a laugh about the killing of Muammar Gaddafi, that country's autocratic leader. Note what she left out, though: the "vici" or victory part. And how right she was to do so, since Washington's inv…

Democracy Now! (2019-03-18). State-Sponsored Islamophobia & Trump's Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Embolden Right-Wing Terrorists. democracynow.org Fifty people are dead, and millions around the globe are mourning, following the massacre at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. The terrorist attack unfolded during Friday prayer, when a lone gunman and avid white supremacist opened fire on worshipers while live-streaming the attack on Facebook. It was the deadliest shooting in the country's modern history. The youngest of the dead is 3-year-old Mucad Ibrahim. Police have arrested and charged a 28-year-old Australian white supremacist named Brenton Tarrant with the killings. Tarrant published a manifesto praising President Donald Trump as "a sym…

Democracy Now! (2019-03-18). After Deadly 1996 Massacre, Australia Overhauled Its Gun Laws. New Zealand Now Plans to Do the Same. democracynow.org New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed to change the country's gun laws following the deadly Christchurch massacre Friday that left 50 people dead and millions around the globe mourning following the massacre. The terrorist attack unfolded at two mosques during Friday prayer, when a lone gunman and avid white supremacist opened fire on worshipers while live-streaming the attack on Facebook. It was the deadliest shooting in the country's modern history. The shooter reportedly used five guns to carry out the attack, including two semiautomatic assault weapons. We speak with Rebecca Peters, an internati…

RT (2019-03-18). Trump tweets about 'tongue-tied' Joe Biden after former VP accidentally says he's running in 2020. rt.com US President Donald Trump has tweeted that "tongue-tied" Joe Biden couldn't even "deliver a very simple line" after the former vice president seemed to unintentionally let slip that he will run for president in 2020. |

RT (2019-03-18). Gabbard says calling Trump a Putin puppet is dangerous & stupid, Twitter calls her a Putin puppet. rt.com Democratic candidate for president and establishment-punching bag Tulsi Gabbard is taking heat on Twitter for daring to suggest that the Russiagate scandal could be pushing the US and Russia toward a dangerous new Cold War. |

RT (2019-03-18). Irish Catholic organization lashes out at GOP over 'anti-Irish' tweet directed at Beto O'Rourke. rt.com The Ancient Order of Hibernians has slammed the Republican Party after its official Twitter account used the occasion of St. Patrick's Day to bring up 2020 presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke's past drinking record.

RT (2019-03-18). Endorsement? Trump retweets claim UK helped design Russiagate to make US take hard line on Moscow. rt.com US President Donald Trump has sparked confusion after retweeting a theory that the Russiagate scandal was partly designed to help the UK "counter Russian influence" by "baiting" the US into taking a tougher stance on Moscow.

RT (2019-03-18). Marco Rubio gets crucified by Twitter after boldly reciting cliché Bible verse. rt.com Venezuela regime change aficionado Marco Rubio has unleashed torrents of Twitter mockery after smugly posting a Bible verse about the danger of seeking fault in others while ignoring your own defects. Reactions were predictable.

RT (2019-03-17). 'No one loves you like they loved my father': Meghan McCain and Trump feud over late senator's views. rt.com President Donald Trump and Meghan McCain – daughter of late Senator John McCain – got stuck into a fresh verbal brawl, after Trump hounded the dead senator for voting against repealing Obamacare and spreading rumors about him. |

RT (2019-03-17). Strange bedfellows: Trump's son defends Clinton's daughter amid accusations of stoking Islamophobia. rt.com Donald Trump Jr. has ascended his Twitter pulpit to declare his solidarity with Chelsea Clinton, who was accused of promoting anti-Muslim violence in the wake of the New Zealand mosque attack. The internet is now very confused.

RT (2019-03-17). Twitter erupts after Fox News host Jeanine Pirro kicked off the air after attacking Ilhan Omar. rt.com Social media users have responded with joy, anger, and mandatory memes after Fox News host Jeanine Pirro was booted from the airwaves on Saturday, one week after she hinted Congresswoman Ilhan Omar's Muslim faith was un-American.

RT (2019-03-16). Karma! Man tackles protected pelican in viral video before being tracked down across state lines. rt.com A Maryland man was arrested for animal cruelty after he posted a viral video of him jumping on top of a protected species of pelican in Florida, sparking disgust and a manhunt.

Democracy Now! (2019-03-15). Anand Giridharadas: College Bribery Scandal Highlights How America Is Rigged for Wealthy & Powerful. democracynow.org As the fallout continues over the elite college admissions scandal that investigators nicknamed "Operation Varsity Blues," we speak with journalist Anand Giridharadas, author of "Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World." His book examines how the so-called elite class of America have worked the system to maintain and consolidate power and wealth, even while claiming to help people and "change the world" through charity. On Wednesday, Giridharadas tweeted: "The college bribery scam is not a college bribery scam. It is a master class in how America—governed by a cheater, ruled by rule breake…

Sharmine Narwani (2019-03-15). The State Dept Allegedly Tried to Coax An Iranian Expat into Sabotaging Iran's Power Grid. mintpressnews.com An Iranian-American engineer was allegedly was approached by the State Department with an offer of cash for sabotage of Iran's power grid.

splcenter (2019-03-15). New Zealand attack shows white supremacy is global terrorist movement. splcenter.org The atrocity in New Zealand shows us, once again, that we're dealing with an international terrorist movement linked by a dangerous white supremacist ideology that's metastasizing in the echo chambers of internet chat rooms and on social media networks.

Anya Parampil, MintPress News (2019-03-14). Ricardo Hausmann's 'Morning After' for Venezuela: The Neoliberal Brain Behind Juan Guaido's Economic Agenda. venezuelanalysis.com While online audiences know YouTube comedian Joanna Hausmann from her videos making the case for regime change, her economist father has flown below the radar. His record holds the key to understanding what the U.S. wants in Venezuela.

Anya Parampil (2019-03-14). Ricardo Hausmann's "Morning After" for Venezuela: The Neoliberal Brain Behind Juan Guaido's Economic Agenda. thegrayzone.com While online audiences know YouTube comedian Joanna Hausmann from her videos making the case for regime change, her economist father…

Hatewatch Staff (2019-03-12). White Nationalist Group Identity Evropa Rebrands Following Private Chat Leaks, Launches 'American Identity Movement'. splcenter.org Just over a year after assuming control of the college-focused white nationalist organization Identity Evropa (IE), leader Patrick Casey said on Twitter that the organization "has been retired." The announcement comes just days after the nonprofit media organization Unicorn Riot released the group's Discord server chat logs.

2019-03-20: Social Media Postees

Twitter Restricts Account of Julian Assange's Mother
Consortiumnews | consortiumnews.com | 2019-03-20
The social media giant has given no reason to Christine Assange who had turned to Twitter to campaign for the liberty of her son. By Joe Lauria Special to Consortium News The Twitter account of Christine Assange, the mother of… Read more ?…
consortiumnews.com/2019/03/19/twitter-re…

Cuban FM Highlights Role of Communication in Foreign Policy
plenglish | plenglish.com | 2019-03-20
Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez assured Wednesday that communication is an essential part of foreign policy, in a message on Twitter.
www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id…

Mother accused of abusing 7 adopted children to force them into making YouTube videos
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-20
Arizona police have arrested an adoptive mother of seven children who allegedly starved and beat them if they failed to perform properly in her YouTube videos, sometimes pepper-spraying their genitals and locking them in a closet. | …
rt.com/usa/454277-youtube-mother-horrifi…

Protests of U.S. Puppet Theft of Venezuelan Diplomatic Bldgs
No Blood for Oil | indybay.org | 2019-03-20
The US appointed puppet tried to take over Venezuelan diplomatic buildings on 3/19/19, only to be met by Gloria LaRiva of ANSWER, Medea Benjamin of Code Pink and others to protest this theft of a foreign country's property by US puppets who promote privatization and theft of Venezuelan oil. See 2 minute video at www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4WR0V4YJuo
indybay.org/newsitems/2019/03/20/1882209…

The Taliban Is Ascendant as Afghanistan Hangs in the Balance
Zubeida Mustafa | truthdig.com | 2019-03-19
The tables have turned. The Taliban, the militants who sheltered the 9/11 attackers and earned the wrath of America, are now meeting their arch-nemesis in Doha, Qatar. Conducting the talks is Zalmay Khalilzad, a senior diplomat of Afghan descent who is currently serving as the U.S. State Department's Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation. | Since August 2018, the two parties have met five times. Last Tuesday, Ambassador Khalilzad tweeted: "Just finished a marathon round of talks with the Taliban in Doha. The conditions for peace have improved. It's clear all sides want to end the war. Despite ups…
truthdig.com/articles/the-taliban-is-asc…

Venezuela coup supporters break into NYC Consulate
Fight Back | fightbacknews.org | 2019-03-19
New York, NY – An emergency action was held at the Venezuelan Consulate in New York City, March 18, after news broke that supporters of the Venezuelan coup were let into Consulate by the State Department. One of the participants was live-tweeting the takeover, claiming that they "assumed control" of the Consulate. | A crowd of 30 people gathered in front of the Consulate, waving a Venezuelan flag and leading chants against the coup. Attendees attempted to go into the Consulate six times, and some hecklers trolled the action, but were quickly shouted down by the protesters. | The call was spread by No War on Venez…
www.fightbacknews.org/2019/3/19/venezuel…

Facebook Settles Suits Over Ad-Targeting Discrimination
STAFF | truthdig.com | 2019-03-19
SAN FRANCISCO–Facebook settled five lawsuits alleging that its advertising systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads. For the social network, that's one major legal problem down, several to go, including government investigations in the U.S. and Europe over its data and privacy practices. | As part of that settlement, Facebook says it will overhaul ad targeting for housing, credit and employment ads so they can't be used to discriminate on the basis of race and ethnicity, gender and other legally protected categ…
truthdig.com/articles/facebook-settles-s…

Facebook Settles Civil Rights Cases by Making Sweeping Changes to Its Online Ad Platform
ACLU | aclu.org | 2019-03-19
The ACLU expects other social media and advertising platforms to follow suit in recognizing that civil rights laws apply online. | The ACLU, along with our client Communications Workers of America and other civil rights groups, announced a historic settlement agreement with Facebook that will result in major changes to Facebook's advertising platform. Advertisers will no longer be able to exclude users from learning about opportunities for housing, employment, or credit based on gender, age, or othe…
aclu.org/blog/womens-rights/womens-right…

People with Disabilities Share Tales of Mistreatment
teleSUR | telesurenglish.net | 2019-03-19
A viral hashtag started by people with disabilities is gaining momentum on Twitter. Using #Ablesareweird, people with disabilities are sharing their personal stories on how they have been treated by able-bodied people. | RELATED: | 'March of Empty Chairs' Demands Rights of Disabled Argentines | The stories of how people with disab…
telesurenglish.net/news/AblesAreWeird-Pe…

Italy: Pro 'Anti-Vaxxer' Politician Catches Chickenpox
teleSUR | telesurenglish.net | 2019-03-19
One of Italy's largest vaccine critic, Friuli Venezia Giulia Governor Massimiliano Fedriga, is recovering from a bout of chickenpox after receiving treatment at a local hostpital. | RELATED: | No Link Between Measles, Mumps, Rubella Vaccine and Autism: 11-Year Study | I'm fine, I'm at home in convalescence and I thank everyone," the politician wrote on social media. | A senior member of the far-right, Northern League, Fedriga has opposed Italy's efforts to introduce
telesurenglish.net/news/Italy-Pro-Anti-V…

Republican Devin Nunes sues Twitter for censoring conservatives, alleges harassment campaign
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-19
Republican congressman Devin Nunes announced he will file a $250 million lawsuit against Twitter for its alleged "explicit censorship" of conservatives. Nunes' complaint is one of many against the social media giant. | …
rt.com/usa/454222-nunes-twitter-lawsuit-…

Trump to 'look into' Facebook censorship after site gags his social media chief
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-19
President Donald Trump has promised to look into accusations of anti-conservative bias on Facebook, after the social media giant apparently blocked his social media chief Dan Scavino from commenting. | …
rt.com/usa/454246-donald-trump-facebook-…

Borders should be 'respected,' says George W. Bush, ex-president who invaded & bombed 4+ nations
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-19
Borders are not imaginary lines and must be respected by all, former president George W. Bush has declared, apparently unaware of the numerous border-defying US bombings and invasions during his administration. Twitter remembers! | …
rt.com/usa/454220-george-bush-borders-in…

State-Sponsored Islamophobia & Trump's Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Embolden Right-Wing Terrorists
Democracy Now! | democracynow.org | 2019-03-18
Fifty people are dead, and millions around the globe are mourning, following the massacre at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. The terrorist attack unfolded during Friday prayer, when a lone gunman and avid white supremacist opened fire on worshipers while live-streaming the attack on Facebook. It was the deadliest shooting in the country's modern history. The youngest of the dead is 3-year-old Mucad Ibrahim. Police have arrested and charged a 28-year-old Australian white supremacist named Brenton Tarrant with the killings. Tarrant published a manifesto praising President Donald Trump as "a sym…
www.democracynow.org/2019/3/18/state_spo…

After Deadly 1996 Massacre, Australia Overhauled Its Gun Laws. New Zealand Now Plans to Do the Same
Democracy Now! | democracynow.org | 2019-03-18
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed to change the country's gun laws following the deadly Christchurch massacre Friday that left 50 people dead and millions around the globe mourning following the massacre. The terrorist attack unfolded at two mosques during Friday prayer, when a lone gunman and avid white supremacist opened fire on worshipers while live-streaming the attack on Facebook. It was the deadliest shooting in the country's modern history. The shooter reportedly used five guns to carry out the attack, including two semiautomatic assault weapons. We speak with Rebecca Peters, an internati…
www.democracynow.org/2019/3/18/after_dea…

Endorsement? Trump retweets claim UK helped design Russiagate to make US take hard line on Moscow
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-18
US President Donald Trump has sparked confusion after retweeting a theory that the Russiagate scandal was partly designed to help the UK "counter Russian influence" by "baiting" the US into taking a tougher stance on Moscow. | …
rt.com/usa/454159-trump-retweets-russiag…

Marco Rubio gets crucified by Twitter after boldly reciting cliché Bible verse
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-18
Venezuela regime change aficionado Marco Rubio has unleashed torrents of Twitter mockery after smugly posting a Bible verse about the danger of seeking fault in others while ignoring your own defects. Reactions were predictable. | …
rt.com/usa/454136-marco-rubio-bible-vers…

Gabbard says calling Trump a Putin puppet is dangerous & stupid, Twitter calls her a Putin puppet
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-18
Democratic candidate for president and establishment-punching bag Tulsi Gabbard is taking heat on Twitter for daring to suggest that the Russiagate scandal could be pushing the US and Russia toward a dangerous new Cold War. | …
rt.com/usa/454134-tulsi-gabbard-trump-pu…

Trump tweets about 'tongue-tied' Joe Biden after former VP accidentally says he's running in 2020
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-18
US President Donald Trump has tweeted that "tongue-tied" Joe Biden couldn't even "deliver a very simple line" after the former vice president seemed to unintentionally let slip that he will run for president in 2020. | …
rt.com/usa/454154-trump-biden-tongue-tie…

Irish Catholic organization lashes out at GOP over 'anti-Irish' tweet directed at Beto O'Rourke
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-18
The Ancient Order of Hibernians has slammed the Republican Party after its official Twitter account used the occasion of St. Patrick's Day to bring up 2020 presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke's past drinking record. | …
rt.com/usa/454150-beto-orourke-gop-irish…

Strange bedfellows: Trump's son defends Clinton's daughter amid accusations of stoking Islamophobia
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-17
Donald Trump Jr. has ascended his Twitter pulpit to declare his solidarity with Chelsea Clinton, who was accused of promoting anti-Muslim violence in the wake of the New Zealand mosque attack. The internet is now very confused. | …
rt.com/usa/454042-chelsea-clinton-trump-…

Twitter erupts after Fox News host Jeanine Pirro kicked off the air after attacking Ilhan Omar
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-17
Social media users have responded with joy, anger, and mandatory memes after Fox News host Jeanine Pirro was booted from the airwaves on Saturday, one week after she hinted Congresswoman Ilhan Omar's Muslim faith was un-American. | …
rt.com/usa/454054-jeanine-pirro-fox-omar…

'No one loves you like they loved my father': Meghan McCain and Trump feud over late senator's views
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-17
President Donald Trump and Meghan McCain – daughter of late Senator John McCain – got stuck into a fresh verbal brawl, after Trump hounded the dead senator for voting against repealing Obamacare and spreading rumors about him. | …
rt.com/usa/454074-trump-meghan-mccain-tw…

Karma! Man tackles protected pelican in viral video before being tracked down across state lines
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-16
A Maryland man was arrested for animal cruelty after he posted a viral video of him jumping on top of a protected species of pelican in Florida, sparking disgust and a manhunt. | …
rt.com/usa/454017-maryland-man-pelican-a…

Anand Giridharadas: College Bribery Scandal Highlights How America Is Rigged for Wealthy & Powerful
Democracy Now! | democracynow.org | 2019-03-15
As the fallout continues over the elite college admissions scandal that investigators nicknamed "Operation Varsity Blues," we speak with journalist Anand Giridharadas, author of "Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World." His book examines how the so-called elite class of America have worked the system to maintain and consolidate power and wealth, even while claiming to help people and "change the world" through charity. On Wednesday, Giridharadas tweeted: "The college bribery scam is not a college bribery scam. It is a master class in how America–governed by a cheater, ruled by rule breake…
www.democracynow.org/2019/3/15/anand_gir…

New Zealand attack shows white supremacy is global terrorist movement
splcenter | splcenter.org | 2019-03-15
The atrocity in New Zealand shows us, once again, that we're dealing with an international terrorist movement linked by a dangerous white supremacist ideology that's metastasizing in the echo chambers of internet chat rooms and on social media networks.
splcenter.org/news/2019/03/15/new-zealan…

Ricardo Hausmann's "Morning After" for Venezuela: The Neoliberal Brain Behind Juan Guaido's Economic Agenda
Anya Parampil | thegrayzone.com | 2019-03-14
While online audiences know YouTube comedian Joanna Hausmann from her videos making the case for regime change, her economist father…
thegrayzone.com/2019/03/14/ricardo-hausm…

Ricardo Hausmann's 'Morning After' for Venezuela: The Neoliberal Brain Behind Juan Guaido's Economic Agenda
Anya Parampil, MintPress News | venezuelanalysis.com | 2019-03-14
While online audiences know YouTube comedian Joanna Hausmann from her videos making the case for regime change, her economist father has flown below the radar. His record holds the key to understanding what the U.S. wants in Venezuela.
venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/14382

White Nationalist Group Identity Evropa Rebrands Following Private Chat Leaks, Launches 'American Identity Movement'
Hatewatch Staff | splcenter.org | 2019-03-12
Just over a year after assuming control of the college-focused white nationalist organization Identity Evropa (IE), leader Patrick Casey said on Twitter that the organization "has been retired." The announcement comes just days after the nonprofit media organization Unicorn Riot released the group's Discord server chat logs.
splcenter.org/hatewatch/2019/03/12/white…