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  • How the Bowl Cut Became a White Supremacist Symbol

    09/26/2019 6:42:02 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 69 replies
    Rolling Stone ^ | September 26, 2019 | EJ DICKSON
    As recently as a few years ago, the bowl cut was primarily known as an unfashionable hairstyle popular among toddlers whose parents cut their hair, and 1990s child stars. Over the past few years, however, the bowl cut has gone from shorthand for male uncoolness to a chilling symbol of racism and extremist violence, according to a recent report from the Anti-Defamation League. On Thursday morning, the ADL released its additions to its hate symbols database, a library of more than 200 symbols used by hate groups. In addition to entries such as the Happy Merchant, a meme of an...
  • ADL declares: 'OK' hand gesture is a white supremacist symbol

    09/26/2019 1:31:15 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 143 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 26/9/19 | Marcy Oster
    he OK hand gesture and the bowlcut hairstyle are among 36 new entries to the Anti-Defamation Leagueís online listing of hate symbols. The new entries include white supremacist symbols adopted in recent years by the alt-right segment of the white supremacist movement. The OK gesture began as a hoax but became a symbol of white supremacy, according to the ADL. It was flashed in court by the man accused of killing 51 people at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, in 2019. The bowlcut is associated with Dylann Roof, who was convicted of killing nine African-Americans at a church in...