Here are some of the ways the nation has reacted to the events in Charlottesville: A Georgia park memorial group on Wednesday denied a permit for the KKK to burn a cross at the Stone Mountain Park set for Oct. The group cited clashes that broke out between white supremacists and counter-protesters at a rally in 2016, but also said it “condemns the beliefs and actions of the Ku Klux Klan and believes the denial …
is in the best interest of all parties.”On Wednesday, the neo-Nazi website was struggling to get back online after it was booted from several domain and hosting services — including Go Daddy, Google and Cloud Flare — earlier in the week, Engadget reported.
It received national attention in the United States in 2000 after being featured as the subject of a documentary,
Stormfront has been the subject of controversy after being removed from French, German, and Italian Google indexes, for targeting an online Fox News poll on racial segregation, and for having political candidates as members.
In 2002, Google complied with French and German legislation forbidding links to websites which host white supremacist, Holocaust-denying or historical revisionist material by removing from their French and German indexes.
Stormfront returned to the news in May 2003, when Fox News Channel host Bill O'Reilly reported on a racially segregated prom being held in Georgia and posted a poll on his website asking his viewers if they would send their own children to one.
The correlation between misogyny and racism is well documented, especially in these frightening times.
While dating apps open up opportunities for people looking for love to find a match, no woman deserves to be matched with someone who espouses toxic ideas about race and, often, sex.
Cantwell doesn't come across well in the Vice piece.
The dating service urged anyone aware of white supremacists on the site to report the offending accounts.
After receiving some light push back on their announcement, OKCupid expanded on their decision, saying that the people associated with this ideology may not have the best on-site behaviour.
The next night O'Reilly announced that he could not report the results of the poll as it appeared Stormfront had urged its members to vote in the poll, thus skewing the numbers.
You probably know some couples who've paired off after meeting on a matchmaking website. But if you find the idea of meeting a potential soulmate from the internet IRL unsettling, oh boy, do I have a tale to spin for you.