Saturday, April 17, 2021

Tag: Nazis

95-year-old Holocaust survivor, stands up to Nazis — again

Two forces have been constants in Ben Stern’s long life: his exposure to racial hatred and violence, and his certainty that he has a responsibility to be kind to...

What did the white supremacists think was going to happen?

Rose Aguilar, the KALW radio show host, had the point right: On Facebook, she noted that "the white supremacists were tear gassed in Berkeley, and that’s going to be...

SF sends the white supremacists packing

San Francisco sent the white supremacists packing today. Joey Gibson cancelled his rally at Crissy Field, saying he was afraid of violence (after the police made it clear that they...

BREAKING: Patriot Prayer cancels rally tomorrow says will hold press conference ‘instead’

Joey Gibson, leader of the right-wing group Patriot Player, that had planned a Saturday rally at Crissy Field in San Francisco, said Friday that he had decided to cancel the...

‘Ignoring hate does not make it go away’

It now appears that the National Park Service will not block the white supremacist rally Saturday, and the event will go forward at Crissy Field at 2pm. There will be...

Party Radar: Resistance parties

PARTY RADAR "In 20 years, do you want to look back and say you directly confronted white supremacists at Crissy Field, or do you want to say you partied...

How do we respond to the white supremacists?

The White Supremacists are coming to San Francisco Saturday/26, and while city leaders have already made it clear they and their hate are not welcome, if the rally goes...

SF tells white supremacists they’re not welcome

San Francisco’s top political leaders stood this week in opposition to a right-wing group's planned rally next week at Crissy Field. At a press conference held Tuesday, Mayor Ed...
48 Hills: TIFF 40

Ficks’ Picks from the Toronto International Film Festival, part 1

Hitchcock revisited, Laurie Anderson's dog, Neo-Nazi horror, Charlie Kaufman's stop-motion animation... and a nightmarish new E.T.? (Read part 2 here.) By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN GRABS This year’s Toronto International Film...