Discord

  • DATA RELEASE: Neo-Nazis Plan Revenge in New Discord Server After #UniteTheRight

    September 5, 2017
    Lincoln, NE – Far-right white supremacists are continuing to use the Discord online chat platform to organize stalking and hacking campaigns against their anti-racist opponents. In the immediate aftermath of the violence against protesters, ending in the death of Heather Heyer in Charlottesville, VA on…...
  • Charlottesville Violence Planned Over Discord Servers: Unicorn Riot Reports

    September 5, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – On Friday August 11, the day before the white supremacist Unite the Right rally, Unicorn Riot reporters en route to Charlottesville began to receive leaks from planning meetings preparing for the event. Over the group gaming chat platform Discord, representatives from various…...
  • DATA RELEASE: Discord Logs Expose Regional Networks Planning for #UniteTheRight

    August 29, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – More than two weeks after the white supremacist Unite The Right event ended in a vehicular mass attack that left a woman murdered and nineteen people injured, many details from August 12 remain unresolved. Unicorn Riot obtained access to thousands of internet…...
  • DATA RELEASE: White Supremacist Fundraising & Planning for Charlottesville

    August 25, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – As the smoke continues to clear from the violent “Unite The Right” white supremacist rally on August 12, details about those involved continue to emerge. Various neo-nazi, “alt-right”, and other fascist groups prepared for the event and shared their plans using Discord,…...
  • DATA RELEASE: Server Logs Reveal Neofascist Tactics

    August 23, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – Server logs from Discord chat rooms used by neo-nazis, the so-called “alt-right” and paramilitary militias that were leaked to us earlier in August have shed light on various aspects of the internal organizing and networking that led up to Unite The Right.…...
  • DATA RELEASE: “Unite The Right” Planning Chats Demonstrate Violent Intent

    August 22, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – As white supremacist groups continue to hold “free speech” events in the wake of the deadly hit-and-run attack in Charlottesville, many elements of the self-named “alt-right” have come under increased scrutiny. Organizations have been refused service by web providers and payment processors.…...
  • DATA RELEASE: Discord Chats Planned Armed Neo-Nazi Militia Operations In Charlottesville

    August 18, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – After an anonymous source provided Unicorn Riot with access to Discord chat servers being used to plan white supremacist events in Charlottesville, we began publishing leaks of the materials online. Today, we begin a series of Data Release publications documenting many of…...
  • LEAKED: Chats of #UniteTheRight Reacting To Murder of Heather Heyer

    August 17, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – Messages from a chat server run by Unite The Right organizers Jason Kessler and Eli Mosley show conversations that coordinated much of the white supremacist activity over the weekend leading up to the deadly terrorist attack by neo-Nazi James Alex Fields, Jr.…...
  • LEAKED: The Planning Meetings that Led Up to Neo-Nazi Terrorism in Charlottesville

    August 16, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – Leaked audio recordings of conversations carried over the chat app Discord show how white supremacist, neo-nazi, and ‘alt-right’ organizers prepared for last weekend’s ‘Unite The Right’ gathering of hundreds of racists and anti-semitic self-proclaimed fascists in the scenic Virginia town of Charlottesville.…...
  • LEAKED: Chats of #UniteTheRight Charlottesville Organizers Exposed on Discord App

    August 14, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – Chats of the far-right groups that descended on Charlottesville last weekend have been leaked to us by an anonymous source. The organizers and groups attending had been communicating using Discord, a gamer chat platform, to plan logistics for Saturday’s white supremacist rally,…...