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Alleged Hospital Bombing Plotter Who Died During Arrest Attempt Was Target Of FBI Sting

A Missouri man who allegedly believed he was picking up an IED to bomb a hospital died when the FBI attempted to arrest him, the bureau said Wednesday. Timothy Wilson, 36, had been the subject of a months-long terrorism investigation “which revealed him to be a potentially violent extremist, motivated by racial, religious, and anti government animus,” the FBI said in a statement. He was allegedly planning a bombing and had considered several targets, according to the statement. Though the FBI...
Tags: News, Cnn, Fbi, Bomb, Wilson, Joint Terrorism Task Force, National Socialist Movement, Informant, Timothy Wilson, Neo Nazi, Matt Shuham, Atomwaffen, Atomwaffen Division, FBI Sting, Vorherrschaft Division


Leak Exposes U.S. Navy Sailor as Once-Prolific Recruiter for Neo-Nazi Group

Hate forums and social media platforms have likely made it easier for atomized white supremacists and neo-Nazis to find like-minded individuals, laying the base for a resurgence in far-right organizing and violence. But that’s come with a price: a lengthy online trail that makes it difficult to stay anonymous. Leaks…Read more...
Tags: Science, Navy, Race, Cybersecurity, Racism, Military, Terrorism, US military, Far Right, Neo Nazis, Atomwaffen, Atomwaffen Division, Right Wing Extremism, Neo Nazi Group, Iron March


Sweep of arrests hits US neo-Nazi group connected to five murders

Five senior members of Atomwaffen Division charged with federal crimes in recent weeks, including harassing journalists and activistsA sweep of arrests of a neo-Nazi group in the US has dealt a major blow to an organization associated with at least five murders and raised questions as to whether the extreme far-right movement the group is at the center of has been largely undone by pressure from law enforcement, journalists and anti-fascist activists.Five senior members of Atomwaffen Division (A...
Tags: Europe, Florida, Isis, Texas, News, Washington, Virginia, US, Fbi, Canada, Nazi, Auschwitz, Shea, Seattle Times, Christopher Wray, John Denton


4 people with alleged ties to neo-Nazi group charged with planning to harass journalists

Four people with alleged ties to a neo-Nazi group known as Atomwaffen Division have been arrested after authorities said they conspired to harass journalists and people affiliated with the Anti-Defamation League.
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4 people with alleged ties to neo-Nazi group charged with planning to harass journalists and activists

Four people with alleged ties to a neo-Nazi group known as "Atomwaffen Division" have been arrested after authorities said they conspired to harass journalists and people affiliated with the Anti-Defamation League.
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White Supremacists Targeted Journalists and a Trump Official, F.B.I. Says

In a continuing crackdown on violent neo-Nazi groups, prosecutors charged members of the Atomwaffen Division with harassing journalists, activists and others.
Tags: News, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Seattle (Wash, Neo Nazi Groups, Atomwaffen Division


White Supremacists Harassed Journalists and Cabinet Official, F.B.I. Says

In a continuing crackdown on violent neo-Nazi groups, prosecutors said members of the Atomwaffen Division targeted journalists, activists and others with harassment and intimidation.
Tags: News, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Seattle (Wash, Neo Nazi Groups, Atomwaffen Division


We Once Fought Jihadists. Now We Battle White Supremacists.

The truth about so-called domestic terrorism? There is nothing domestic about it.
Tags: News, Terrorism, Al Qaeda, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS, Fringe Groups and Movements, Neo Nazi Groups, Atomwaffen Division


SoCal leaders call on feds to do more to stop anti-Semitism after wave of December attacks on Jews

Jewish leaders in Los Angeles on Monday called on the FBI and President Donald Trump to do more to prevent terrorist violence and hate crimes in the U.S. after a series of anti-Semitic attacks, some deadly, across the country in December. Rabbi Marvin Hier, of the Simon Wiesenthal Center at the Museum of Tolerance on L.A.’s Westside, said he wanted to see the FBI create a task force dedicated “24/7” to rooting out anti-Semitism and studying what’s behind the recent rise in attacks on Jews. “I do...
Tags: New York, Crime, News, White House, Germany, New York City, Israel, Religion, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, San Diego, Local News, Orange County, Donald Trump


The Terror Gap: U.S. Laws Let White Supremacists Operate Like ISIS

Courtesy SITEThe recent arrests of Jarrett William Smith, a former U.S. Army soldier who discussed plans to “bomb a major U.S. news network,” and Conor Climo, a Las Vegas man who plotted attacks on a synagogue and LGBT bar, give an inkling of the growing threat posed by far-right terrorists in the United States.The problem of white supremacist violence is international. From the horrific attack on a mosque in Christ Church, New Zealand, to the assault on a synagogue in the German city of Halle, ...
Tags: Isis, News, Australia, Washington, Israel, Fbi, United States, United Nations, Nazi, Las Vegas, Smith, Pittsburgh, FTO, U S Army, ISIS al Qaeda, Gadsden


Atomwaffen Division’s Washington State Cell Leader Stripped of Arsenal in U.S., Banned from Canada

Police HandoutKaleb James Cole, the 24-year-old leader of Atomwaffen Division's Washington State Cell stripped of his firearms by a “red-flag law” late last month, was deported and banned for life from Canada earlier this year, according to court records, which also showed that he had been previously interrogated by American border agents about his extremist views.Cole, a National Socialist black metal enthusiast who goes by the alias “Khimaere,” was first identified as a member of Atomwaffe...
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Homocidal Neo-Nazi Terrorist Group Reppears On YouTube Amid FBI Investigation

The video giant declined to remove an Atomwaffen Division video when it was first reported last week.
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Homicidal Neo-Nazi Terrorist Group Reappears On YouTube Amid FBI Probe

The video giant declined to remove an Atomwaffen Division video when it was first reported last week.
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White Supremacism in the U.S. Military, Explained

The Pentagon has strict regulations against racial discrimination and extremist activity, yet cases like the recent arrest of a Coast Guard officer have still cropped up.
Tags: News, Pentagon, Discrimination, Ku Klux Klan, Hate Crimes, Coast Guard, White Supremacism, Race and Ethnicity, United States Defense and Military Forces, Fringe Groups and Movements, Draft and Recruitment (Military, Atomwaffen Division


Far-right tied to 98% of U.S. domestic extremist killings, new ADL report says

A new report released Wednesday, Jan. 23 by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) documents 50 killings on U.S. soil in 2018, of which an overwhelming 98 percent were perpetrated by individuals involved in far-right movements, particularly white supremacy. Last year alone, 50 people were killed by domestic extremists, which is an increase of 35 percent from the previous year, according to the report. This total makes 2018 the fourth deadliest year for domestic extremist killings since 1970 and the hi...
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Extremists in the U.S. in 2018 were overwhelmingly linked to far-right movements, Anti-Defamation League report says

A new report released Wednesday, Jan. 23 by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) documents 50 killings on U.S. soil in 2018, of which an overwhelming 98 percent were perpetrated by individuals involved in far-right movements, particularly white supremacy. Last year alone, 50 people were killed by domestic extremists, which is an increase of 35 percent from the previous year, according to the report. This total makes 2018 the fourth deadliest year for domestic extremist killings since 1970 and the hi...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, United States, Charles Manson, Orange County, Adolf Hitler, Levi, Pittsburgh, Oklahoma City, Bernstein, Anti Defamation League, Woodward, ADL, Bowers


Blaze Bernstein’s killing one year later: How his death has impacted Orange County and beyond

On Jan. 10, 2018, Orange County Sheriff’s Department investigators found 19-year-old Blaze Bernstein’s body in a shallow grave near Borrego Park in Foothill Ranch. Officials determined he had been stabbed 20 times, killed in an act of rage. Bernstein was gay and Jewish, the grandson of a Holocaust survivor. And for most of 2018, a year that saw a surge in anti-Semitic hate crimes including the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting that left 11 dead, and hate incidents against members of the LGBT communi...
Tags: News, Lgbt, Spain, Sport, Soccer, Nazi, Orange County, Pittsburgh, Southern California, Blaze, Bernstein, Gideon, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Woodward, Lake Forest


The Hate Network: Atomwaffen Division

Atomwaffen Division is a militant neo-Nazi group in the U.S. Who is behind it?
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Blaze Bernstein murder case: Attorney for Samuel Woodward denies hate-crime allegation, says his client has a ‘serious mental disorder’

NEWPORT BEACH –  A man charged with killing his former high-school classmate denied a hate-crime allegation on Wednesday, with his attorney saying that he suffers from a “serious mental disorder.” Less than a month after Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas alleged that Samuel Lincoln Woodward killed Blaze Bernstein because Bernstein was gay, Woodward appeared in a Newport Beach courtroom for a brief hearing. Samuel Woodward leaves a court hearing at the Harbor Justice Center in N...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Santa, Bernstein, Woodward, Munoz, Orange County Superior Court, Lake Forest, Newport Beach, Tony Rackauckas, Orange County School of the Arts, Rackauckas, Orange County District, Newport Beach CA


Hate crimes are down overall in Los Angeles this year, but violent hate crimes are trending up

After a few years of sharp double-digit increases, the city of Los Angeles saw hate crimes decline by 6.8 percent in the first half of 2018, according the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at California State University, San Bernardino. However, violent hate crimes bucked that overall drop, rising 8.3 percent, increasing from 72 to 78 incidents. In contrast, violent crime in general dropped 2.8 percent in Los Angeles, according to the study, which looks at hate crime statistics in the n...
Tags: Health, New York, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Orange County, Bernstein, Lake Forest, California State University, Brian Levin, Center for the Study of Hate, Atomwaffen Division, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR


Blaze Bernstein murder case: Samuel Woodward will be charged with a hate crime, DA says

SANTA ANA – Samuel Lincoln Woodward will now face a hate-crime enhancement as well. If prosecutors win their case and convict him on all charges, he would be eligible to receive a sentence of life in prision without the chance for parole. The new charge was announced by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office on Thursday afternoon. Woodward, 21, is accused of stabbing to death his former high school classmate Blaze Bernstein, whose body was found in a shallow grave at Borrego Park in Lake F...
Tags: News, Sport, Soccer, Jewish, Bernstein, Woodward, Lake Forest, Orange County District Attorney s Office, Atomwaffen Division, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE, Top Stories IVDB, Top Stories RDF, Top Stories Sun, Top Stories Breeze


10 things in tech you need to know today (FB, GOOG)

Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Monday. 1. The inventor of the world wide web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, has said big tech firms should be regulated to counteract issues like fake news and election manipulation. The computer scientist told the Financial Times said Europe could lead a "backlash." 2. British fintech startup Funding Circle has hired Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Numis Securities to lead an IPO that could value it at £2 billio...
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Arraignment set today for Blaze Bernstein’s accused killer

Samuel Woodward, seen talking with his attorney, Edward Munoz, during a court appearance Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Santa Ana in the slaying of Blaze Bernstein, is slated to be arraigned Friday, Feb. 2 on one felony count of murder with a sentence enhancement for using a knife. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen, Orange County Register/SCNG) SANTA ANA — A 20-year-old Newport Beach man is scheduled to be arraigned today for allegedly killing a former high school classmate, University of Pennsylvania stu...
Tags: Crime, News, Sport, Ap, Soccer, University of Pennsylvania, Nazi, Homicide, Local News, Orange County, Bernstein, Gideon, Orange County Register, Santa Ana, Woodward, Lake Forest


Arraignment set today for friend accused in Blaze Bernstein’s death

Samuel Woodward, seen talking with his attorney, Edward Munoz, during a court appearance Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Santa Ana in the slaying of Blaze Bernstein, is slated to be arraigned Friday, Feb. 2 on one felony count of murder with a sentence enhancement for using a knife. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen, Orange County Register/SCNG) SANTA ANA — A 20-year-old Newport Beach man is scheduled to be arraigned today for allegedly killing a former high school classmate, University of Pennsylvania stu...
Tags: Crime, News, Sport, Ap, Soccer, University of Pennsylvania, Nazi, Homicide, Local News, Orange County, Bernstein, Gideon, Orange County Register, Santa Ana, Woodward, Lake Forest


Suspect in brutal murder of gay student belonged to a neo-Nazi group, sources allege

The body of 19-year-old Blaze Bernstein was discovered in a shallow grave in Borrego Park. He'd been stabbed at least 20 times.
Tags: Life, Lifestyle, Nazi, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Bernstein, Atomwaffen Division, Blaze Bernstein, Samuel Woodward, Jeanne Pepper Bernstein


Blaze Bernstein Update: Samuel Woodward Was Linked To Neo-Nazi Group, Report Says

The man charged in the death of University of Pennsylvania student Blaze Bernstein reportedly belonged to a neo-Nazi group, a report published by ProPublica, a nonprofit investigative news agency, said. Samuel Woodward, 20, was charged with felony murder. Three people who knew Woodward said he was part of extremist group Atomwaffen Division and referred to himself as a Nazi on social media posts and chats. The article, published Friday, identified two of its three sources as Woodward's friends a...
Tags: News, University of Pennsylvania, Nazi, Propublica, Bernstein, Woodward, Atomwaffen Division, Blaze Bernstein, Samuel Woodward


Hate group linked to man charged with Blaze Bernstein’s murder lures angry, affluent youth, expert says

The neo-Nazi group to which 20-year-old accused killer Samuel Woodward has been linked by an investigative news agency tends to target angry, affluent, white men eager to commit violent acts, says a Southern California expert on hate groups and violent extremism. A report by ProPublica on Friday said Woodward belonged to Atomwaffen Division, a neo-Nazi group linked to four slayings over the past eight months. Atomwaffen Division bills itself as a neo-Nazi, anti-Semitic, anti-government, fascist ...
Tags: Texas, Crime, News, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Nazi, Charles Manson, Charlottesville, Adolf Hitler, Tampa, Southern California, Bernstein, Levin, Cal State San Bernardino, Woodward


Report: Sam Woodward, accused killer of Blaze Bernstein, belonged to neo-Nazi group

A ProPublica report says Samuel Woodward, 20, is a neo-Nazi. (Orange County Sheriff’s Department via AP) Samuel Woodward, the 20-year-old Newport Beach man accused of killing former classmate Blaze Bernstein, is a neo-Nazi and a member of an extremist group interested in overthrowing the United States, according to a report from the investigative news agency ProPublica. Woodward, who has not entered a plea, is set to be arraigned Friday. Related Articles Suspect in death o...
Tags: Crime, News, Sport, Soccer, United States, Nazi, Bernstein, Woodward, Lake Forest, Newport Beach, Atomwaffen Division, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE, Top Stories IVDB, Top Stories RDF


Posers or terrorists? Deaths put spotlight on neo-Nazi group

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The friendship of the four young roommates — though cemented in the dark trappings of an obscure neo-Nazi group called Atomwaffen Division — never seemed destined for bloodshed. One was described as a former science nerd, serving in the Florida National Guard. Two others worked temp jobs at a recycling plant […]
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The Enemy Of My Enemy Is My Friend: What Neo-Nazis Like About ISIS

After 18-year-old Devon Arthurs converted to a violent, fundamentalist version of Islam about a year ago, he didn’t stop posting on the white supremacist messaging board he frequented. Nor did he avoid sharing a house with three roommates, who he later told police were all neo-Nazis.  For a time at least, these adherents of seemingly opposing extremist ideologies appeared to coexist under one roof in an upscale condominium complex in Tampa, Florida.  Now, however, Arthurs is in jail on murder ch...
Tags: Florida, Isis, News, Germany, Islamic State, America, Iran, Fbi, Atlantic, Britain, Islam, Nazi, Radar, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Adolf Hitler, Huffington Post