Sunday, April 18, 2021

Otiko: N. Zealand Attack Shows White Nationalist Terrorism Has Gone Global

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*I had planned to write about gangster President Donald Trump’s threat to unleash the police, military and geriatric bikers on the left.

“I have the support of the police, the support of the military, the support of the Bikers for Trump — I have the tough people, but they don’t play it tough — until they go to a certain point, and then it would be very bad, very bad,” said Trump in a Breitbart interview.

That was bad enough, but that story was supplanted by news of the awful New Zealand terrorist attack that left 49 people dead.

However, the stories are linked. Brenton Tarrant, an Australian far-right terrorist, attacked two mosques in Christchurch. He also live streamed his attack and left a lengthy manifesto, titled “The Great Replacement,” detailing his white nationalist views.

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Tarrant live-streamed a video of himself

In his publication, he named checked American far-right figures such as Trump, black white supremacist Candace Owens and domestic terrorist Dylan Roof. Tarrant also called Trump a “symbol of renewed white identity.”

Tarrant was also motivated by Anders Breivik, a Norwegian domestic terrorist who killed 77 people.

Read more at Medium.

 

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