August 2, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson Hate Crime-General

CEDAR POINT, [VA]--Vandals who struck late Friday or early Saturday left considerable damage and several offensive messages at Cedar Point Country Club. Club officials confirmed by email Tuesday night that several greens were damaged, and water coolers were spray painted, in a vandalism incident that took place in the overnight hours Friday night. Swastikas and “KKK” were “carved into four putting surfaces,” according to an emailed statement signed by club President Cameron Robinett and General Manager Tony Coppa. The club is working with Suffolk police “to take proactive steps to protect the security of club property and the safety of its members and guests,” the email added. Ro  

August 2, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson Domestic Extremism

UNITED STATES, [US]--Donald Trump’s election has led to such a steep rise in fundamentalist Christian evangelizing and religious bigotry in the U.S. armed forces that the matter is reaching the level of a “national security threat,” according to information shared exclusively with Newsweek by an organization that represents and advocates for secular and minority religious views in the military. The number of complaints from servicemen and -women in the Army, Air Force, Marines and other service branches to the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) has doubled in number since November 2016, according to lawyer Michael “Mikey” Weinstein, a former Air Force officer who founded