“Everybody should know their place and watch their step. Do they want to try our patience with the minds of traitors from inside and out? Should we go on the hunt for Armenians on the streets of Kars?”Tom Stevenson, “Analysis: The Growing Strength of Turkey’s Ultra-Nationalists,” Middle East Eye, June 2, 2016, https://www.middleeasteye.net/news/analysis-growing-strength-turkeys-ultra-nationalists.
“We crave Chinese blood.”Pinar Tremblay, “Attacks on Chinese escalate in Turkey,” Al-Monitor, July 20, 2015, https://www.al-monitor.com/originals/2015/07/turkey-china-random-violence-become-norm-in-lgbt.html.
“Our nationalist youth is sensitive to injustices in China. They should have the freedom to exercise their democratic rights. These are young kids. They may have been provoked. Plus, how are you going to differentiate between Korean and Chinese? They both have slanted eyes. Does it really matter?”Pinar Tremblay, “Attacks on Chinese Escalate in Turkey,” Al-Monitor, July 20, 2015, https://www.al-monitor.com/originals/2015/07/turkey-china-random-violence-become-norm-in-lgbt.html.
In an interview with Hatewatch:
“[M]y goal here is to normalize racism…I’m going to make a commercial enterprise out of saying things that people want to make illegal. I'm going to make a whole fucking bunch of money doing it. Anybody who gets in my way is going to find themselves in a very long list of people who regretted underestimating me.”“Christopher Cantwell,” Southern Poverty Law Center, https://www.splcenter.org/fighting-hate/extremist-files/individual/christopher-cantwell.
Post on his personal website:
“Well everybody knows the fucking n***ers steal and kill each other … but the fucking Jew thing, I have a little bit of trouble adjusting to, because they look like you. They look like us. They resemble us.”“Christopher Cantwell,” Southern Poverty Law Center, https://www.splcenter.org/fighting-hate/extremist-files/individual/christopher-cantwell.
Excerpt from Roof’s manifesto:
“I am not in the position to, alone, go into the ghetto and fight. I chose Charleston because it is most historic city in my state, and at one time had the highest ratio of blacks to Whites in the country. We have no skinheads, no real KKK, no one doing anything but talking on the internet. Well someone has to have the bravery to take it to the real world, and I guess that has to be me.”Frances Robles, “Dylann Roof Photos and a Manifesto Are Posted on Website,” New York Times, June 20, 2015, https://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/21/us/dylann-storm-roof-photos-website-charleston-church-shooting.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&module=b-lede-package-region®ion=top-news&WT.nav=top-news.
Excerpt from Roof’s manifesto:
“I wish with a passion that n****rs were treated terribly throughout history by Whites, that every White person had an ancestor who owned slaves, that segregation was an evil an [sic] oppressive institution, and so on.”Kieran Corcoran, “Roof named Charleston as his target in hate-filled manifesto that referred to blacks as 'stupid and violent' and detailed his wish for every Jew to turn BLUE,” Daily Mail, June 20, 2015, https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3132670/Dylann-Roof-manifesto-Killer-unveils-Charleston-target-church-massacre-calls-black-people-stupid-violent-complains-s-no-real-KKK-help-him.html.
Excerpt from Roof’s jailhouse manifesto:
“I would like to make it crystal clear I do not regret what I did,” he wrote in his distinctive scrawl. “I am not sorry. I have not shed a tear for the innocent people I killed. I do feel sorry for the innocent white children forced to live in this sick country and I do feel sorry for the innocent white people that are killed daily at the hands of the lower race. I have shed a tear of self-pity for myself. I feel pity that I had to do what I did in the first place. I feel pity that I had to give up my life because of a situation that should never have existed.”Alan Blinder and Kevin Sack, “Dylann Roof, Addressing Court, Offers No Apology or Explanation for Massacre,” New York Times, January 4, 2017, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/04/us/dylann-roof-sentencing.html.
Roof’s manifesto that he publishes on his website, “Last Rhodesian”:
“Segregation was not a bad thing...It was a defensive measure. Segregation did not exist to hold back n*****s. It existed to protect us from them.”Paul Lewis, Amanda Holpuch and Jessica Glenza, “Paul Lewis in Charleston, Amanda Holpuch in Columbia and Jessica Glenza in New York,” Guardian, June 21, 2015, https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/jun/20/dylann-roof-fbi-website-manifesto-charleston-shooting.
“The rapidly growing non-European population, which is within the borders of the Nordic region, will, in combination with race blend and low Nordic birth rates, effectively provide for the safe and secure death of the Nordic breed if something is not done.”Redaksjonen, “Aktivisthåndboken er lansert og tilgjengelig for salg!,” Frihetscamp, August 26, 2016, https://www.frihetskamp.net/aktivisthandboken-er-lansert-og-tilgjengelig-for-salg/.
Extremists: Their Words. Their Actions.
On January 27, 2020, Turkish security forces arrested five People’s Protection Units (YPG) members who were allegedly plotting terrorist attacks in Tal Abyad, northern Syria. During the raid, forces recovered weapons, digital materials, and documents relating to the terror group.
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