Stories by David Neiwert

David Neiwert is an investigative journalist and author based in Seattle, whose most recent book is Of Orcas and Men: What Killer Whales Can Teach Us (Overlook Press, 2015). He is the senior editor of Crooks and Liars and has won a National Press Club award for his reportage on domestic terrorism.   subscribe to David Neiwert's feed

Posted on: Jan 23, 2017, Source: SPLC's Hate Watch

Antifascist protester shot by Trump supporter amid mass counterprotest on UW campus, but Yiannopoulos spins a tale of martyrdom to his audience at end of speaking tour.

Posted on: Nov 27, 2015, Source: Southern Poverty Law Center

White supremacists involved in Minneapolis mayhem left behind a trail of emails, chat rooms, websites, reveling in the extremist right.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

An excerpt from David Neiwert's new book, "Of Orcas and Men: What Killer Whales Can Teach Us."

Posted on: Apr 18, 2015, Source: Crooks and Liars

Chris Simcox was known by the Minuteman persona he cultivated on television.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2015, Source: SPLC's Hate Watch

Is it only radicalization if ISIS is behind it?

Posted on: Jan 15, 2015, Source: Orincus

The European revulsion at the terrorism has become translated into vicious attacks on Muslims.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2014, Source: SPLC's Hate Watch

Jury nullification is a long-term pet project.

Posted on: Jun 8, 2014, Source: Southern Poverty Law Center

The longtime “To the Contrary” host said she no longer considers herself a progressive.

Posted on: May 19, 2014, Source: Southern Poverty Law Center

Wonder what changed heinous Frank Taaffe's mind.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2014, Source: Southern Poverty Law Center

Organizer Kyle Hunt's failed attempt at manifesting white resentment on the streets ends in failure.

Posted on: Jan 3, 2014, Source: Southern Poverty Law Center

Patrons of iconic gay bar that has been targeted before acted fast to douse flames.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2013, Source: Orcinus

Paul has a long history as the link between a diverse array of groups that promote anti-Semitic conspiracies as well as a deep hatred of U.S. government.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2013, Source: AlterNet

If ever there was a movement tailored to recruit and promote social deviants, it was the Minutemen.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2013, Source: Perseus Books

A powerful excerpt from David Neiwert's new book, "And Hell Followed with Her: Crossing the Dark Side of the American Border."

Posted on: Jul 23, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The brutal killings of Junior and Brisenia Flores highlighted growing extremism on the fringes of the anti-immigrant movement.

Posted on: Jan 16, 2011, Source: Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute

The Right bears the lion's share of the blame for creating a toxic environment in which unstable people come to believe their political opponents are pure evil.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2010, Source: AlterNet/The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute

In places like rural Montana, the Tea Party is working hand-in-glove with Patriot movement radicals -- including some with close ties to white supremacists and armed militias.

Posted on: May 25, 2010, Source: PoliPoint Press

For huge numbers of dedicated right-wing Americans, November 5, 2008, was the end of the world. Or at least, the end of America as they knew it.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2009, Source: Orcinus

They're being much more public in their full-on expressions of racism, nativism, and xenophobia.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2009, Source: Orcinus

Eliminationism much, Pat?