Ex-Marines in neo-Nazi #terror cell planned to attack power grid as precursor to #assassination campaign: #government – #bsn #atomwaffendivision #awd #charlottesville #IronMarch

A neo-Nazi terror cell enmeshed in the US Marine Corps made plans to attack the power grid last fall, hoping to set the stage to carry out assassinations in their quest to create a white ethno-state, according to a new indictment issued last month. Arrests in the government’s takedown of the terror cell, whose members … Read more

#FBI funded neo-Nazi book publisher, court docs reveal – #terror #atomwaffendivision #awd #aryannations

A man with close ties to white supremacist organizations has received more than $100,000 from the Federal Bureau of Investigation as an informant, court documents have revealed. Joshua Caleb Sutter, of Columbia, SC, has worked with the FBI since 2003, according to records obtained by investigative journalist Ali Winston. Records indicate that the FBI had … Read more

Neo-Nazi gets three years in prison for threatening #ADL, #journalists – #terror #atomwaffendivision #awd

The leader of neo-Nazi efforts to threaten journalists and the Anti-Defamation League for exposing anti-Semitism was sentenced to three years in prison by the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, announced the Department of Justice. Cameron Shea, 25, received his sentence on Tuesday after pleading guilty in April 2020 to one count … Read more

FBI Bankrolled Publisher of Occult Neo-Nazi Books, Feds Claim – #terror #atomwaffendivision #awd

Court documents claim that a confidential informant who helped bring down Atomwaffen Division is also a publisher of white supremacist literature. The Federal Bureau of Investigation has paid a man involved in a publishing house specializing in occult neo-Nazi books more than $100,000 since 2003, according to court filings. The publishing house is Martinet Press, fine … Read more

Leader of neo-Nazi group gets 3 years for targeting journalists, advocates – #terror #atomwaffendivision #awd

Neo-Nazis led by Cameron Shea called Atomwaffen were in charge of threatening activists and journalists writing about anti-Semitism. A leader of a neo-Nazi group who threatened journalists and advocates working to expose anti-Semitism has been sentenced to three years in prison, federal prosecutors said. Cameron Shea, 25, of Washington, pleaded guilty in April after being … Read more

»Die #Gewaltbereitschaft ist auf jeden Fall da« – #awd #atomwaffendivision #terror

In Deutschland war Anfang des Jahres ein Ableger der rechtsterroristischen Gruppe »Atomwaffen Division« aktiv. Dominiert wurde er von bekannten Nazis, die versuchten, Minderjährige zu rekrutieren. Einer von ihnen soll bei der Deutschen Bahn arbeiten. Die Jungle World sprach mit Thilo Manemann von der Amadeu-Antonio-Stiftung (Projekt: de:hate), der eine Recherche zu dem Thema veröffentlicht hat. Was … Read more

The visual and rhetorical styles of #AtomwaffenDivision and their implications – #terror #AWD

Atomwaffen Division (AWD) was an American neo-nazi extremist organization active between 2015 and 2020. Even after its disbanding, AWD’s influence can be felt in the symbols and media produced by other organizations in the white power space. This paper contributes to the ongoing study of violent extremism and media by categorizing, defining, and analysing AWD’s … Read more