Internal Ku Klux Klan mutiny may spell collapse of extremist white power group

Entire leadership of Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan resign after top leader charged with attempted murder of fellow Klansmen A rare equivalent of a White Nationalist Fatwa was issued by a secretive body of elders from 16 different Klan groups excommunicating LWK Imperial Wizard Christopher Barker  By Nate Thayer February 27, 2017 The […]

Text messages from the grave: slain KKK Wizard said “my wife did it”

Ku Klux Klan Imperial Wizard told others that his wife had poisoned him hours before he was found shot in his bed, recovered text messages show Malissa Ancona confessed to drugging her husband to support her opiate addiction in an October document she signed Her children say she solicited them in earlier murder plots against […]

How to make the Ku Klux Klan victims

News, Social Media, the Ku Klux Klan, and the Truth Or how to make victims of the Ku Klux Klan By Nate Thayer January 24, 2017 On a remote stretch of a rural Mississippi county road in recent weeks, 5 people wearing masks tried to flag down passing motorists from a remote church parking lot […]

How rogue KKK Wizard got “Stay Out of Jail Free” card from FBI

FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force informant & leader of the most incendiary U.S. Ku Klux Klan group protected by FBI even after jailed this month for attempted murder By Nate Thayer December 15, 2016   If anyone else had lived the life of Imperial Wizard of the Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan Christopher […]

Calls to the KKK Hotline After the U.S. Elections: A portrait of Polarization

Race Relations After the U.S. Presidential Elections By Nate Thayer November 13, 2016 Below are a select group of calls to the 1-800 hotline telephone of a Ku Klux Klan faction in the days since the U.S. presidential elections. Full warning: If you are offended by foul language and unexpurgated vitriolic hate, please do NOT […]

Media Falls for Bogus KKK “Pro-Trump Victory Parade” Story

  By Nate Thayer November 11, 2016 Scores of international media organizations reported today on a scheduled Ku Klux Klan “Trump Victory Rally” to be held in North Carolina in coming days.   “One of the largest Ku Klux Klan groups in the country has announced a parade to celebrate President-elect Donald Trump’s win,” wrote […]

Hate is Complicated: KKK Imperial Wizard Saves Woman from Burning Car

By Nate Thayer July 14, 2016 Life—and people—are complicated.   Let’s take Black Lives Matter and the Ku Klux Klan for example: depending on who one is talking to, they are either evil incarnate or people fighting in defense of their beleaguered people.   But it is both easy and lazy to demonize people into […]

Trump and White Racism: Which Came First? The Chicken or the Egg?

Trump and White Racists: Which Came First? The Chicken or the Egg? By Nate Thayer April 5, 2016 With Donald Trump’s fevered rise to the top of U.S. electoral politics, racial tension in America has come under the harsh glare of public scrutiny. But racial polarization in America has not spiked since the Trump presidential […]

The Ku Klux Klan Threatened to Decapitate my Dog: How Political Extremists are a Pain in the Ass

The Behind the Scenes Sausage Making of Creating a News Article From Researching the Ku Klux Klan    By Nate Thayer September 5, 2015 Recently, I have written several articles exposing a Ku Klux leader as working as an undercover operative for the FBI. Chris Barker, the Imperial Wizard–or national leader–of the most high-profile KKK […]

Was Louisiana Cop Accused of Being KKK Fired for Objecting to Corrupt Police?

My latest for VICE on how a small town cop was accused of being in the Ku Klux Klan and fired after clashing with his corrupt police superiors. In fact, the cop was providing information to the FBI on the Klan. http://www.vice.com/read/was-this-louisiana-cop-accused-of-being-kkk-actually-fired-for-objecting-to-police-corruption-904 Was This Louisiana Cop Accused of Being in the KKK Actually Fired for […]

Disgraced KKK Leader Became a Key FBI Operative in Radioactive Ray Gun Plot

How a Disgraced KKK Leader Became a Key FBI Operative in a Bizarre Radioactive Ray Gun Case For full story published in VICE see http://www.vice.com/read/kkk-leader-fbi-ray-gun-821 August 21, 2015 by Nate Thayer Glendon Scott Crawford was a man with a dream: He wanted to build a mobile radioactive ray gun to kill Muslims in the US. One […]

Patriot Games: KKK leader & undercover FBI agent heads South Carolina Confederate flag rally

PATRIOT GAMES KKK LEADER’S ROAD TO DAMASCUS AS FBI INFORMANT July 17, 2015 By Nate Thayer HOW THE FBI PAYS THE KKK TO DEFEND THE CONFEDERATE FLAG AND FIGHT ‘HATE GROUPS’ At a major demonstration this Saturday “to defend the Confederate flag”, Ku Klux Klan protest organizers will hoist a more controversial flag over the […]