Over the last couple days, the people of the United States have struggled with a test of cultural self knowledge: Who are we as a people? This struggle has come as the result of an usurpation. In eastern Oregon, a group of violent right wing
Over the past year or so, right-wing and libertarian websites like News With Views, These Last Days News and Polidics have been busy spreading the story that under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act signed by Barack Obama all Americans will be forcibly implanted
The Facebook group praying of Obama’s death has 1,087,667 members. That means about one out of every 350 Americans is part of this group, standing with alleged right wing Christian terrorist Sam Crump.
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
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
There is no public source that contains the full speech made by Hutaree leader David Brian Stone in February 2010 to his assembled followers as they turned around to go home. The Christian militia that was allegedly to bring “war” to the U.S. government was
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
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
Homeland Security has been a poisonously paranoid ideology. It’s encouraged us all to live like Hutarees.