Update (February 5, 2020) : The journalist who infiltrated The Base (‘Ryan Thorpe of the Winnipeg Free Press talks about his extraordinary experience going undercover in the neo-Nazi group and outing an army reservist as one of its recruiters’), Nick R. Martin, The Informant, February 3, 2020 /// (January 31, 2020) : The BBC has published an exposé on Alisher Mukhitdino(v) (AKA Alexander Slavros), the Russian-based founder of now-defunct neo-Nazi website Iron March (the one what helped spawn Atomwaffen in the US, National Action in the UK and Antipodean Resistance in Australia).
On this week’s episode of Yeah Nah, we talk to freelance journalist and dog lover (Dr) Jason Wilson about neo-Nazi terror gruppe ‘The Base’. See :
• Revealed: the true identity of the leader of an American neo-Nazi terror group, The Guardian, January 24, 2020
• Prepping for a race war: documents reveal inner workings of neo-Nazi group, The Guardian, January 25, 2020
• Neo-Nazi Rinaldo Nazzaro running US militant group The Base from Russia, Daniel De Simone, Andrei Soshnikov & Ali Winston, BBC News, January 24, 2020
• Neo-Nazi Terror Group Leader Calls FBI Arrests ‘Witch Hunt’: Eight members were arrested and charged with serious crimes, but The Base leader is not backing down., Ben Makuch and Mack Lamoureux, VICE, January 22, 2020
• Virginia Capital on Edge as F.B.I. Arrests Suspected Neo-Nazis Before Gun Rally, Timothy Williams, Adam Goldman and Neil MacFarquhar, The New York Times, January 16/20, 2020
You can read more of Wilson’s work on The Guardian, and follow them on Twitter.
4.30pm, Thursday, January 30, 2020 /// 3CR /// 855AM / streaming live on the 3CR website
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