Right-wing extremism

Antigovernment ‘Patriots’ Gather Near Scene Of Nevada Rancher's Dispute Over Cattle Grazing Rights
A Nevada rancher appears to have backed down after threatening to open up a “range war” with the federal government -- but a horde of 'Patriots' is massing to defend him. Read more...
Richard Mack Pitches Classic Posse Comitatus Theory On Lou Dobbs Show
Fox Business channel’s Lou Dobbs Tonight recently gave far-right 'constitutionalist' sheriff Richard Mack a platform to tell viewers that in order to “save America”, county sheriffs need to refuse to obey federal gun laws. Read more...
Long-Running Conspiracist Fears Still Fuel Anti-Wolf Sentiments In Mountain States
Sentiment against the big canine predators in places like Idaho and Montana, especially among cattlemen, often borders on sheer rage. Read more...
Idaho Lawmakers Want To ‘Nullify’ EPA So Dredge Mining Operations Can ‘Get Back To Enjoying’ State
Lawmakers in Idaho this week expanded the field of play for the far-right strategy of "nullification" by applying it to federal environmental laws. Read more...
Right-Wing Extremists In Montana File For Legislative Races As Democrats
Democratic primary voters in some Montana legislative districts will see new and unfamiliar names on the ballot this year. That’s because at least eight Democratic candidates are actually far-right “constitutionalists” and Tea Party activists. Read more...

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‘White Man’s March’ Events Draw Smattering Of Participants, Loads Of Derision
Kyle Hunt had grand visions of thousands of white men coming out of the woodwork this weekend to stand up and defend their interests in a public march that would grab the nation’s attention. Like a lot of such plans, things didn’t exactly work out that way. Read more...
Ten People Show Up For Worldwide 'White Man March'
Police in Birmingham believe that six signs saying diversity will lead to white genocide are connected to a group called "White Man March," and their attempt to stage a "worldwide" protest on Saturday. Read more...
Suspect In Montana Clinic Vandalism May Be Linked To Controversial ‘Crisis Pregnancy’ Center
A man arrested for seriously vandalizing a medical clinic this week in Kalispell, Mont., that performs abortions is reportedly the son of a board member of a local anti-abortion “crisis pregnancy” clinic. Read more...
CO Gubernatorial Candidate Contemplated ‘Civil War’ Against Obama Administration
Former Congressman Bob Beauprez, now running for Colorado governor, in 2012 recorded a video in which he contemplated the possibility that Americans might turn to violent revolt against the Obama administration. Read more...
NPR Faces Listener Backlash After Scott Lively Interview
Evangelical crusader Scott Lively, credited with inspiring anti-gay legislation in both Uganda and Russia, was interviewed last week on NPR’s “Tell Me More” program by host Michel Martin to discuss Uganda’s harsh new statute. Read more...