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Reprinted with permission from AlterNet.

 

White supremacist Chris Cantwell’s violent racism has finally landed him behind bars.

Cantwell’s bigotry and toxic masculinity were featured prominently in a Vice documentary about the neo-Nazis in Charlottesville.

Last week, a video went viral showing Cantwell in tears over discovering there was a warrant out for his arrest. He probably didn’t like being banned for life from OKCupid either.

Turns out, things were even worse than they seemed. There were actually four warrants related to Cantwell’s alleged “illegal use of gases, and injury by caustic agent or explosive.”

Cantwell finally turned himself in to the Lynchburg Police in Virginia. He’s now being held at Blue Ridge Regional Jail.

 

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

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Rep. Jason Smith (R-MO) wants to make sure kids are taught to be patriotic in their schools. His new bill would strip federal funding from any school that does not force them to memorize his selected historical texts.

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