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FBI has 850 open cases on domestic terrorism, officials say

World / Crime & Legal May 9, 2019

FBI has 850 open cases on domestic terrorism, officials say

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has around 850 open investigations into domestic terrorism, most of them involving anti-government and white nationalist extremists, a senior FBI official said Wednesday. About half of the 850 involved anti-government, anti-authority actors, Michael McGarrity, the FBI assistant director for counterterrorism, ...

Trump accuses film-maker Spike Lee of 'racist hit' job

World / Politics Feb 26, 2019

Trump accuses film-maker Spike Lee of 'racist hit' job

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday accused veteran film director Spike Lee of a "racist hit" job after he won his first competitive Oscar and urged voters to mobilize for the next election. Lee took home a statuette for best adapted screenplay for "BlacKkKlansman," a ...

Alabama newspaper editor slammed for urging KKK revival

World / Social Issues Feb 20, 2019

Alabama newspaper editor slammed for urging KKK revival

The publisher of a small Alabama newspaper has come under fire after calling in an editorial for the return of the white supremacist Ku Klux Klan. Goodloe Sutton, publisher and editor of The Democrat-Reporter, wrote the editorial that appeared in last week's edition of the ...