The Evolution of a Violent White Supremacist

The California Grand Dragon of the Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan is facing a long stretch in prison after his 4th stabbing arrest By Nate Thayer April 19, 2017 William Ernest Hagen, 56, of Orange, California, the state Grand Dragon for the Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, has had […]

The odd tale of Israeli spy who tried to stop the Syrian chemical warfare attack

Explosion kills Syrian technicians on North Korean train, Israeli agent spotted in Pyongyang   (Part of this story was first published in on June 20th, 2013 and outlines some of the extraordinary measures taken by Israel to prevent the chemical warfare attack that happened in Syria this week) A mysterious North Korean train explosion, […]

The Ghosts of Quality Journalism Past: The Far Eastern Economic Review Remembered

The Ghosts of Quality Journalism Past: The Far Eastern Economic Review Remembered By Nate Thayer April 3, 2017 (This is a revised version of an article first published in 2014) I have always loathed the fact that print journalists almost never control what ends up as the headline blaring over the articles we pen. Invariably, […]

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 […]

Travels With LBJ: “Son, if you do it again, I will poison your soup”

Random Memories of my Father Travels With LBJ: “Son, if you do this again, I am going to poison your soup.” By Nate Thayer January 24, 2017 My father, Harry Thayer, died this past Saturday January 21, after a full, well-lived, and important life. In the few days and long hours since he left on […]

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 […]

No one voted for Trump: It was a suicide bomber targeting the corrupt elite

By Nate Thayer November 10, 2016   Malignant Narcissists have a personality disorder which causes easily defined behaviors. They do not have normal human feelings. They have no empathy. They are grandiose and power-hungry and control freaks. They are pathologically self-absorbed to the detriment of others. Often, they are sadists who take pleasure in other […]

On Immigrants & Journalism:”Remember you went to jungle and told the world that we exist”

On Freedom, Refugees, Immigrants, and a Free Press “Remember you went to jungle and told the world that we exist” August 17, 2016 By Nate Thayer Sometimes in life, we are all faced with challenges to do the right thing. Often, when we are under legitimate pressure from reasonable arguments, we just say “fuck it”, […]