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  • Patriot Prayer and Anti-Fascists Face Off in Portland

    August 4, 2018
    Portland, OR – About a month after violent street fighting in Portland, Joey Gibson’s Patriot Prayer are back, on Saturday, August 4, and again, the city is expecting violence. On June 30, many Proud Boys and other far-right groups joined Patriot Prayer in a event…...
  • Remembering Cordale Handy, One Year Later

    March 17, 2018
    St. Paul, MN – Last year, on March 15, 29-year-old Cordale Handy was killed by police in St. Paul, Minnesota. Since her son’s death, Cordale’s mother, Kim Handy-Jones, has continuously championed an end to police violence and a change in training and tactics during mental…...
  • End of the Year Fundraiser

    November 17, 2017
    UPDATE : This fundraiser has ended. Thanks for supporting Unicorn Riot, your source for non-profit independent media! As we close out 2017, we want to say thank you to those supporters who have made the past two and a half years possible! That continued support…...
  • Discord Logs Show Neo-Nazi Agenda Behind ‘Anti-Communist Action’

    November 1, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – In the months since the Unite The Right rally led to the death of Heather Heyer and triggered a massive backlash, new details about groups involved continue to surface. One of the Nazi-affiliated groups behind Unite The Right, Anti-Communist Action (‘Anticom’ for…...
  • Anticom Discord Server Shows Months of Neo-Nazi Incitement

    October 18, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – Over two months after the murder of Heather Heyer at the neo-nazi Unite The Right rally on August 12, the broader neo-fascist “alt-right” movement has generally become fractured, due to external pressures, de-platforming and infighting. Recent attempts to hold white supremacist rallies…...
  • Historic Union Hill Community Threatened By Atlantic Coast Pipeline

    September 29, 2017
    Buckingham County, VA – Earlier this month, activists kayaked the James River along the planned route of Dominion Energy’s Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP). The pipeline route goes from West Virginia to North Carolina with plans to connect it to the Transco line, also in Union…...
  • Eighty Families Offer to Purchase Mobile Home Park to Avoid Eviction

    September 25, 2017
    Aurora, CO – On Thursday, September 21, 2017, the organization 9to5 Colorado, hosted a renter’s rights action in solidarity with residents at the Denver Meadows Mobile Home Park. This action was part of a nation-wide Renter Week Of Action organized by Right To The City…...
  • Greece: Alternative Economies & Community Currencies Pt. 1 – Athens Integral Cooperative

    September 6, 2017
    Athens, Greece – While capitalism and consumerism dominate the culture of the United States of America and the Western world, community currencies are creating a buzz elsewhere. The radical need for alternative economies and community currencies is becoming more commonplace among societies across the globalized…...
  • White Supremacist Mob Carrying Torches Attacks Anti-Racist Protesters in Charlottesville

    August 12, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA – A group of hundreds of neo-Nazis, KKK members, and other white supremacists in town for Saturday’s ‘Unite The Right’ rally assembled at ‘Nameless Field’ on University of Virginia (UVA) campus Friday night. [Unicorn Riot’s team covered Saturday’s far-right rally and street confrontations,…...
  • Greece: Political Prisoners Pt. 1 – Tasos Freed & Irianna Jailed (Τάσος & Ηριάννα)

    July 26, 2017
    Athens, Greece – As the American court system cracks down on anti-Trump protesters, two opposing stories of political prisoners rock Athens, Greece. On July 7, in an extraordinary victory for anti-authoritarian and anarchist movements, 34-year-old Tasos Theofilou won his appeal and was released from prison…...