Stories tagged: White Supremacist
Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
Trump sign at Oregon dry cleaners draws praise, criticism
La Grande Dry Cleaning has become an unlikely front in the battle over Donald Trump’s presidency.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 8:15 a.m.
Mayors taking swift action to avoid becoming the next Charlottesville
City officials across the country are nervously trying to figure out how to avoid becoming the next Charlottesville, Virginia, as alt-right leaders and white nationalist groups vow to stage more …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 9:59 a.m.
University of Florida says no to white nationalist event
The University of Florida on Wednesday denied a request by a group headed by white nationalist Richard Spencer to rent space on the campus for a September event and his …
Thu., July 6, 2017, 4:31 p.m.
University of Mississippi to recognize slave labor on pre-Civil War buildings
The University of Mississippi will post a sign acknowledging that slaves built some structures on the main campus founded before the Civil War.
Thu., June 8, 2017, 12:34 p.m.
Portland man stabbed on train remembered as courageous
The mother of a young man killed aboard a Portland light-rail train assured mourners at a memorial service in their hometown that he did not die in vain.
Wed., May 31, 2017, 9 a.m.
Portland stabbings suspect bragged about killings in patrol car
A man charged with fatally stabbing two men and injuring a third who tried to shield young women from an anti-Muslim tirade appeared to brag about the attacks as he …
Mon., April 24, 2017, 10:41 a.m.
New Orleans removes white supremacist monument
A monument to a deadly white-supremacist uprising in 1874 was removed under cover of darkness by workers in masks and bulletproof vests Monday as New Orleans joined the movement to …
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 11:39 a.m.
FBI: White felon bought gun for Dylan Roof-style attack
Authorities say a 29-year-old white supremacist and convicted felon bought a gun from an undercover FBI agent in South Carolina that he said he wanted to use in “the spirit …
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 9:47 p.m.
Pelosi calls Trump’s chief strategist a ‘white supremacist’
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi called President Donald Trump’s chief strategist a white supremacist Thursday, saying he has no business serving on the National Security Council.
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Rabbis plan response to white supremacist threats in Montana
Orthodox Jewish rabbis said Wednesday they will counter white supremacists’ harassment of the Jewish community in the Montana town of Whitefish by sending students to visit the Auschwitz concentration camp …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Alt-right leader assaulted during TV interview
Richard Spencer, who emerged in 2016 as a leader of the pro-white “alt-right” movement, was assaulted three times during interviews after President Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremonies. Spencer, the president of …
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 6:15 a.m.
Investigation of Kevin Harpham’s 2011 planned MLK March bombing in Spokane turned terrorism into an FBI case study
Hundreds of marchers gathered in downtown Spokane on the morning of Jan. 17, 2011, for speeches and a show of solidarity as part of the the Martin Luther King Jr. …
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 2:19 p.m.
Montana ski town roiled by white supremacist ‘troll army’
The ski resort town of Whitefish, 6,600 people strong in a valley just west of Glacier National Park about 60 miles from the Canadian border, is an unlikely flashpoint between …
Sun., Aug. 21, 2016, 5:29 p.m.
Attack on interracial couple in Olympia was unprovoked, police say
Police said a man who told police he was part of a white supremacist group stabbed an interracial couple outside a bar in Olympia in a case that has garnered …
Thu., March 20, 2014, 1:12 p.m.
Federal judges deny MLK parade bomber’s appeal
A trio of federal appeals court judges tossed an appeal Thursday from the white supremacist who pleaded guilty to planting a bomb on the route of the Martin Luther King …
Fri., July 12, 2013
Court upholds harassment conviction
BOISE – A unanimous Idaho Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of Frank Tankovich for malicious harassment and conspiracy after a 2009 incident in which he and his two …
Thu., May 10, 2012, 3:53 p.m.
Man who vowed to kill Obama sentenced in Spokane
A man with ties to white supremacists who bragged about wanting to kill President Barack Obama received a 13-year sentence today for a weapons charge, the latest conviction in what …
Thu., Dec. 8, 2011, 9:03 a.m.
Shooter may have had white supremacist ties
A man with white supremacist ties to North Idaho may have died in a spectacular house fire in which an occupant delivered a barrage of gun shots while the home …
Sun., May 13, 2007
School board veterans face challengers
As an 18-year veteran of the Coeur d’Alene school board, Vern Newby can rattle off a long list of what he’s accomplished in the school district. And while Newby’s opponent …
Tue., Feb. 13, 2007
Hess leaves NIC news staff
Self-proclaimed European-American civil rights activist Stan Hess left his position on the North Idaho College student newspaper last week because the paper uses the phrase “illegal immigrants” to describe people …
Thu., Jan. 18, 2007
Hess, Williams join NIC paper
Failed North Idaho College Board of Trustees candidate Stan Hess is back on campus, this time as a staff member for the college’s student paper, the Sentinel. A self-proclaimed European …
Thu., Aug. 24, 2006
Advocate for whites runs for NIC post
A man who hopes to fight what he said is a pattern in the U.S of discrimination against people of European descent will challenge the current North Idaho College Board …