Tag: Christchurch

Non-Muslim women in New Zealand are wearing headscarves today in honor of the Christchurch victims

Non-Muslim Women Are Wearing Headscarves In New Zealand Today – HelloGiggles Non-Muslim women in New Zealand are wearing headscarves today in honor of the Christchurch victims this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

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New Zealand Bans ‘Military-Style’ Semiautomatics, ‘High-Capacity’ Mags

Prime Minster Jacinda Ardern announced Thursday that New Zealand has officially banned “military-style” semiautomatic rifles and “high-capacity” magazines. The Daily Mail quoted Ardern saying, “On March 15 our history changed forever. Now, our laws will too. We are announcing action today on behalf of all New Zealanders to strengthen our gun laws and make our country […]

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Turkish President Erdogan Writes Washington Post Op-ed on Christchurch, Rails Against Islamophobia

The Washington Post on Tuesday allowed Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, one of the world’s leading authoritarian jailers of journalists, to write an op-ed about the Christchurch shooting. In the piece, Erdogan praised Turkey’s ostensible hospitality to minority groups and railed against widespread “Islamophobia” in the Western world. Erdogan’s thesis was that the Christchurch killer […]

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Rob Reiner: ‘Insidious’ Trump Supporters Condone His ‘White Supremacy’

Hollywood director and left-wing activist Rob Reiner targeted President Donald Trump’s supporters in a new social media post, calling them an “insidious cult” who condone white supremacy. “The President of the United States is a racist. He supports and promotes white supremacy & white nationalism,” Rob Reiner declared.“If you are part of this insidious cult, you […]

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Dean Cain Is Getting Dragged Online After Saying He’d Have Beat Up The Eggboy

Warner Bros. Television The horrific terrorist attacks on mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand have inspired thoughtful reflection on the effects of anti-Muslim rhetoric, but it’s also, somehow, inspired hateful doubling down. One public figure who did not offer even the minimal “thoughts and prayers” was Frasier Anning, an Australian senator with a history of targeting […]

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Hawkins: New Zealand Attack Reminds Us Being Armed Is Part of Being Prepared

While there are myriad lessons that can be drawn from the heinous attack in Christchurch, the one at the forefront of my mind is that being armed is part of being prepared. Real life is not Utopia, it is an experience where decent people are constantly under threat by people with bad intentions. And evil […]

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Christchurch Killer: Nation with Closest ‘Values to My Own Is the People’s Republic of China’

The man allegedly responsible for the mass shooting at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, wrote in his manifesto that the modern political system he most admired was that of communist China. In a detailed question and answer style manifesto written before the attack that killed 49 people and left dozens of others injured, alleged perpetrator […]

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The Longer History of the Christchurch Attacks

On Friday, an Australian white supremacist committed a monstrous act of violence againstMuslim worshippers in New Zealand. The attack, which he livestreamed, wassteeped in the kind of global iconography and discourse that characterizesmodern white supremacy. The assailant played a song about convicted Serbian warcriminal Radovan Karadzic as he approached the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch,and […]

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White Nationalism Is an International Threat

On Friday,a gunman stormed a pair of mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, showeringworshippers with gunfire, and livestreaming the country’s deadliest mass killing since 1943. “I wasable to hear the big sound of the shooting,” one survivor, Mohan Ibrahim, toldthe Canadian broadcaster CBC. Ibrahim fled through back entrance, peopledropping around him. “Many, many bullets, I’ve never […]

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Donald Trump: ‘God Bless All’ Victims of New Zealand Mosque Massacres

President Donald Trump extended condolences on Friday to the victims of the mosque massacres in New Zealand. “My warmest sympathy and best wishes goes out to the people of New Zealand after the horrible massacre in the Mosques. 49 innocent people have so senselessly died, with so many more seriously injured,” he wrote on Twitter. […]

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New Zealand Shooter Hopes for U.S. Civil War: ‘Conservatism Is Dead, Thank God’

The New Zealand shooter’s manifesto, which will not be linked to here, is a mix of avowed white supremacist sentiment and suggested tactics to fellow extremists — including his declared intention to exploit racial, cultural, and political divisions in the U.S. According to his manifesto, the shooter — who massacred civilians at two mosques in […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Uses New Zealand Mosque Terror to Attack NRA

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) used the news of the terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday by attacking the National Rifle Association (NRA). The attack, which occurred during Friday prayers, has killed 49 people as of this writing, and wounded dozens of others. In two tweets, Ocasio-Cortez mocked the idea of […]

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Report: Good Guy with Gun Chased, Shot at New Zealand Attackers

Multiple mosques were targeted during attacks in New Zealand on Friday, and an armed man reportedly fired back at the shooters in the Linwood area of Christchurch. The New Zealand Herald reports that the local man with the gun fired on the shooters after they unleashed “multiple gunshots” on the mosque in Linwood. The armed […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Responds to Mosque Shootings: ‘What Good Are Your Thoughts and Prayers’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) responded to the mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday by questioning the “thoughts and prayers” often expressed in sympathy with victims. “At 1st I thought of saying, ‘Imagine being told your house of faith isn’t safe anymore.’,” she tweeted. “But I couldn’t say ‘imagine.’ Because of […]

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**LIVE UPDATES** Mass Shootings at Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand

At least six people have been killed and dozens wounded at a mass shooting at a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, apparently during weekly Friday prayers. A second mosque was also reportedly attacked shortly thereafter. One person is in custody in connection to the shooting, police confirm. **Follow all of the events on the Breitbart […]

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