People gather outside Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, in the US state of South Carolina, a day after a mass shooting left nine dead in June 2015. Photo: Reuters

‘White genocide’ and ‘the great replacement’: a primer on the US alt-right movement

  • Part glossary, part who’s who, George Hawley’s book The Alt-Right: What Everyone Needs to Know traces the roots of the US far-right movement
  • He looks at white supremacists in the context of American political conservatism, and reports the internet has given racists new cohesion and a public voice
Topic |   Books and Literature

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People gather outside Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, in the US state of South Carolina, a day after a mass shooting left nine dead in June 2015. Photo: Reuters
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The crowd at a Boot Axe gig. The band was among the neo-Nazi ‘Malay power’ acts due to perform at a now-cancelled event in Ipoh, Malaysia.

‘Malay power’ neo-Nazi band festival cancelled in Malaysia’s Ipoh city

  • ‘Malay power’ movement believes Malaysia should be an exclusively Malay nation, immigration should end and non-Malays should be expelled
  • Another concert featuring many of the same bands was announced days later, but owners of venue deny it is taking place
Topic |   Music

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The crowd at a Boot Axe gig. The band was among the neo-Nazi ‘Malay power’ acts due to perform at a now-cancelled event in Ipoh, Malaysia.
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