Silveira Freitas,40, was buried in somber ceremony in southern city of Porto Alegre where he was beaten to death by white security guards, sparking protests across the country.
The incumbent US president, who was defeated by Democratic candidate Joe Biden in Tuesday's election, took power amid a historic context of racism, discrimination, and state brutality. Treating him as an aberration ignores that legacy.
Muslims were among the first arrivals to Canada in 1882, but that means little to the rising wave of anti-Muslim sentiment and hate in the country.
‘Explicit racism’ has remained entrenched in police departments over the past two decades, a report authored by a former FBI agent revealed, highlighting the links between extremist organisations and officers.
Hate monitoring groups say that while openly white supremacist candidates have little chance of winning, their success even in primaries can give them access to large audiences.
Authorities are worries about the nature of far-right violence, with politicians becoming the target of fatal attacks.
For years US terror warnings have focused on groups like Al Qaeda or Daesh, but the latest warnings from US law enforcement agencies point to homegrown terrorists as the most immediate danger.
US Congressional Representative Rashida Tlaib faces false accusations of antisemitism after attempting to speak empathetically and magnanimously about the relationship between the Holocaust and Palestinian history.
The ‘WP’ symbol deliberately resembles the ‘okay’ gesture and has been adopted by white supremacists and members of the far-right across the world.
During the past 10 years, 73 percent of domestic extremist killings in the US were carried out by right-wing movements and the number does not seem to be decreasing.
Facebook has long banned white supremacist language, but did not previously consider white nationalist or separatist content to be explicitly racist. Now they do, and many argue it would make a difference.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern welcomes the social media giant's ban that comes in the wake of a deadly terrorist attack on two mosques that killed 50 people people and was carried out by a self-confessed white supremacist.
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