After openly questioning the extent of the government’s evidence against nine members of the the Christian fundamentalist Hutaree militia, U.S. District Judge Victoria A. Roberts has ordered the release of the Hutaree Nine on bail, although pausing in the implementation of that release to give federal prosecutors time to revise and resubmit a “woefully inadequate” [...]
The mainstream news media are noting with solemnity yesterday’s “federal court release” of the audio of a speech delivered by the leader of the fundamentalist Christian Hutaree as practice on the way to a militia summit (you can click here to listen for yourself). But someone, apparently a relative of Hutaree leader David Stone, actually [...]
If you’re preparing to fight against a satanic horde, why would you want to know if you could kill something you have a feeling for, unless you have a feeling for Satan’s hordes? [...]
The uncovering and arrests of the Hutaree group this past week fascinates me because the group sits right atop the intersection of a number of cracking fissures in the crust of American society: religion, belief, distrust, authoritarianism, freedom, rebellion, militarism, victimhood and victimization being just a few of those. It’s unlikely for any one of [...]
An explanation, decoding a purported Hutaree statement in response to the arrest of 9 Hutaree members on charges of conspiracy of armed rebellion against the United States. [...]
The unnamed “CNN Wire Staff” today issued a report with a contradictory headline:
Group arrested not Christian or militia, insider says
(CNN) — Members of a militia charged with plotting to kill police were not Christian or a militia, a man acquainted with the group said Tuesday.
“This is a group that I would classify [...]
A statement purporting to be a response from the Hutaree organization to the arrest of 9 Hutaree on weapons and conspiracy charges. [...]
The flags you see in this picture are flags they created to represent that Christian nation. The flag on the bottom contains the Hutarees’ military insignia, featuring a crucifix in the shape of a dagger plunging downward. [...]
Homeland Security has been a poisonously paranoid ideology. It’s encouraged us all to live like Hutarees. [...]
Something does not add up in the case of Kristopher “Kris” Sickles, the “Pale Horse” of the Hutaree Nine.
On the one hand, Kris Sickles is alleged to be a warrior for Christ. Although fundamentalist Christians are loudly complaining that the adjective “Christian” is being associated with the Hutaree group that allegedly made very specific [...]
I wonder what the Joshua Clough of 2003 would have thought if he knew that the Hutaree Clough of 2010 wouldn’t last five minutes against the FBI in his own attempt to spark an armed insurrection. [...]