Just so there's no confusion, the White Student Union of Tarrant County College never had any official connection to Tarrant County College. The group was founded a little more than a year ago by Richard Railey, a 56-year-old white supremacist who happened taking classes there. There was nothing for ... More >>
Trail Life USA, the splinter group that formed when Irving-based Boy Scouts of America decided to admit openly gay members, is many things: openly evangelical, unapologetically homophobic, generally lame. It is not, however, a modern-day incarnation of the Hitler youth. You'd be forgiven for thinki ... More >>
It's not entirely clear from federal court documents when Jesse Brister earned the nickname "Bozo." Probably, it was around the time he became a member of the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas. In any case, he's earned it. He proved it upfront when he joined an organization whose members have a tendency t ... More >>
Buzz wants to give a big shout-out and thanks to The Washington Times, the super-conservative other paper in D.C., for clearing up a misconception many people have about Tea Partying Congressman Steve Stockman, who recently announced that he'll challenge Senator John Cornyn in next year's GOP primar ... More >>
Its been almost four years since the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles, in hopes of making a bit more scratch, rolled out a line of customizable license plates. Drivers can now select from a large buffet of completely legal plate designs celebrating Dr Pepper, Jesus, the late Dale Earnhardt and res ... More >>
Every law enforcement agency in North Texas has descended on Kaufman County in the past several days following the murder of District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife, Cynthia, at their home. The couple was found by a concerned friend around 6:45 p.m. on Saturday night, according to a search war ... More >>
Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLellan didn't mince words when he addressed reporters about the murder this morning of Mark Hasse, one of his prosecutors. "I hope that the people that did this are watching, because we're very confident that we're going to find you, we're going to pull you o ... More >>
David Horowitz has made taunting college students a spectator sport. Sometimes he's actually right.
On the night of July 7, two women huddled in the back bedroom of the mobile home at 6108 Big Wood Court in rural Tarrant County. From another room, they could hear the cries of 34-year-old Earnest Ray Lackey, as three men hog-tied and beat him for hours until, at some point, the screams stopped and ... More >>
The Southern Poverty Law Center, which monitors hate and extremist groups in the United States, has found "stunning" growth in what they call the "anti-government patriot movement," conspiracy groups whose primary focus is opposing the federal government. And much of that growth has been here. Texa ... More >>
Dallas County appointed a hate-group found to a homeland security committee. Feel safe yet?
It looks like Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, long a puppet of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, finally has hit the Price wall. Jenkins has stopped action on the appointment of Price protégé Aaron McCarthy, aka Aaron Michaels, to the county's "homeland security advisory committee," w ... More >>
For over 25 years, Roger Miret has been the rough-hewed mouthpiece for New York's Agnostic Front. In that time, his band has become one of the landmark hardcore/metal outfits, releasing hyper-aggressive slabs of animosity that just seem to keep getting better with time. My Life My Way, Agnostic F ... More >>
Russell Pearce and Other Illegal-Immigration Populists Rely on Misleading, Right-Wing Reports to Scapegoat Immigrants and Terrify Penny-Pinched Americans.
No Age, Abe Vigoda and Infinite Body The Loft June 30, 2008 Better than: Risking life and limb arguing with skinheads back in the '80s at Studio D or The Theater Gallery. Is this what punk rock has come to? Although all three acts hail from California, home of Black Flag, Fear, TSOL, Bad Reli ... More >>
Two murders and two life sentences won't alter one convict's allegiance to the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas
The prison gang member and killer stands ready to clear his wife for his crimes
A civil rights legend speaks
Reverend J. Frank Norris raised the funds to build the McKinney Avenue Baptist Church, which would, decades later, become the Hard Rock Cafe. Norris was also a good friend of the Ku Klux Klan's. On Monday, the city's Landmark Commission is once more meeting to decide the fate of the former church si ... More >>
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The listener-supported, commercial-free radio station WPKN-FM, based out of Bridgeport, Connecticut, produces a weekly public-affairs show called Between the Lines; it's lefty of the dial, as it were, and good stuff. This week, the show featured an interview with Mark Potok, director of the Southern ... More >>
David Cunniff Lives in Pain. Skinhead Jesse Chaddock lives in a Texas Prison. Who got the raw deal?
Francine Prose's unlikely career swap
Oak Cliff's Ed Sebesta helped topple Trent Lott
Dallas civil servant Dale Long was there the day a bomb changed the civil rights landscape forever
In The Believer, a Jewish student explores his inner Nazi
Was an influential Dallas black church desecrated by racists?
Joel and Ethan Coen's Brother hits a Homer
Tony Kaye's film? New Line's film? No wonder no one wants to claim American History X
Who is the mysterious J.D. Cash, and has he exposed the year's biggest hoax?
Paul "Mouse" Millender is in hiding after being stabbed 24 times. He says his old skinhead running buddies did it. But he swears he's not a rat.
The Doom Generation is a full-frontal assault on good taste
Why the press is chasing after the wrong right-wing cranks
After Oklahoma City, angry white men gather at a Dallas motel