Over the last few weeks, a sleepy middle school in Oregon became the latest target of an anti-trans harassment campaign. On Sept Sept 27 a local right-wing provocateur, Ben Edtl posted a video X, formerly Twitter. The brief video, filmed in the middle school’s hallway, showed one student attacking another. Edtl primed his audience with […]
by ABNER HÄUGE | September 29, 2023
Right wing grifters got another school targeted with a bomb threat, this time in Oregon.
by JAMES CROXTON | May 5, 2023
Neo-Nazis showed up at a golf course to protest a drag show in Oregon last weekend.
by KATE BURNS | April 19, 2023
Charlie Kirk debuted new talking points like saying antiracism is anti-Christian at Awaken Chruch speaking gigs earlier this month.
by ROBERT SANDS | March 28, 2023
A photo of the sun shining through the clouds over Heathen Brewery where over a hundred people with umbrellas crowd around the outside of the building. The caption reads “We’re open and grateful for the support of our community!”
by ROBERT SANDS | March 15, 2023
A brewery in the Portland suburb of Vancouver had its windows smashed. Although culprits are unknown, they’ve been targeted for announcing a drag show.
Proud Boys-affiliated groups & religious bigots protested an O.C. hospital for providing gender-affirming care last weekend.
by LCRW STAFF | February 11, 2023
San Diego public meetings were recently flooded by out-of-town extremists.
Two conspiracy theorists are putting antisemitic, QAnon & antivaxx content on Roku.
by ABNER HÄUGE | January 16, 2023
Proud Boys stickered and banner dropped but a Riverside Drag Story Hour still happened.
This year, the far right launched an intensified effort across the United States to intimidate, attack, and ultimately stifle the LGTBQIA+ community. Family-friendly drag queen storytime events were some of the most frequent targets, with attacks in California, Iowa, Florida, Minnesota, and Arizona among other places.. On Oct. 31, a donut shop in Tulsa, Oklahoma […]
by SEAN BECKNER-CARMITCHEL | November 4, 2022
For the last several years, former LA Weekly contributor Belissa Cohen has gone mostly unnoticed as an anti-trans voice in Los Angeles. Cohen has appeared at anti-trans protests undercover then used footage she took to appear on anti-trans outlets. She’s a spokesperson for “LGB Fight Back.” The organization regularly spreads baseless conspiracy theories that trans […]
by CHICAGO FREE MEDIA | September 15, 2022
An Arkansas dentist has left a disturbing social media trail including violent threats against trans people, healthcare providers and politicians. 33-year-old Aaron L. Bratton, who has styled himself as “The Mustachioed DDS,” works at a dental clinic in Atkins, AR—a town of 3000 situated 66 miles northwest of Little Rock. He has been employed at […]
by ARIZONA RIGHT WATCH | June 10, 2022
A far-right takeover is happening throughout the country at the local level. In Florida, at least half a dozen former and current members of the neo-fascist Proud Boys have secured official positions with the Miami-Dade Republican Party. Across the country, white nationalist propagandist Vincent James Foxx relocated from California to the small Idaho town of […]
by ARIZONA RIGHT WATCH | May 27, 2022
Another week, another senseless, violent tragedy in the so-called Greatest Country in the World. Dozens dead. A white supremacist terror attack targeting a Black community in Buffalo, New York. And a classroom of Fourth Graders violently ripped away from their families in Uvalde, Texas. Countless lives affected. It hurts to even process. Yet, somehow, the […]