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 […]

#KKK & #Anonymous find common ground over soda pop at clandestine #Ferguson, Missouri “Steak & Shake” burger joint meeting

#KKK Imperial Wizard & #Anonymous wearing hoodies and face piercings have clandestine meeting of the minds at #Ferguson, Missouri  “Steak & Shake” burger joint By Nate Thayer November 23, 2014 While the country is all atwitter over racial strife in Ferguson, there is remarkable common ground being found between extremist antagonists on the ground. The Imperial […]

The Ku Klux Klan Diaries: Idle Chit Chat with the Imperial Wizard

Conversations with the Imperial Wizard of the Traditionalist American Knights of the KKK: A continuing series Or the sort of ugly truth of journalism behind the scenes By Nate Thayer November 15, 2014 Me: Here is a link to a CBC radio show with your old pal the black blues musician guy who is defending your appearance […]

Huffington Post partners with Montana crackpot to create Jew, black-friendly Ku Klux Klan in mutual bid for webpage traffic

Global media frenzy for new, improved, but oxymoronic white supremacist movement ignores that story is false By Nate Thayer November 11, 2014 The Ku Klux Klan is now welcoming Blacks, Jews, Gays, and Hispanics for membership in the 150 year old White Supremacist organization. The problem? The story is pure poppycock. The bigger problem? Once credible […]