Headlines — 7/06/20

White supremacist Ohio National Guard soldier claims he’s being discharged, three police officers are fired over photo mocking the death of Elijah McClain, a 17-year-old died after her QAnon-supporting mother took her to a “COVID party,” and more.

Right Wing Watch – Ohio National Guard soldier pulled from mission in D.C. appears on neo-fascist podcast, says he’s being discharged.
Media Matters – How Fox News helped turn masks into another culture war flashpoint.
The Guardian – Libertarian 2020 candidate appears on podcast tied to ‘boogaloo’ movement.
BuzzFeed News – Three police officers have been fired for their involvement with a photo taken near where Elijah McClain was arrested in a chokehold.
The Washington Post – Militias flocked to Gettysburg to foil a supposed antifa flag burning, an apparent hoax created on social media.
Raw Story – Florida teen dies after conspiracy theorist mom takes her to church ‘COVID party’ and tries to treat her with Trump-approved drug.
The New Yorker – Revisiting Mengele’s malignant “race science.”
TruthOut – Far-right reading list shows link between its literature and real-world violence.