Meet the Kanab Patriots (last names D, E, F)

(updated 09/30/2022) One hundred and seventy five (175) area residents engage with Kanab Patriots FB page promoting hate, bigotry, disinformation, personal attacks, business attacks, extremism, war cries, carry weapons against neighbors, public health disregard and defense of criminal behavior including embracing locals who went to DC January 6th to attack democracy. Forty Kanab Patriots wereContinue reading “Meet the Kanab Patriots (last names D, E, F)”

Racial Bigotry Part 1: Black History Month, Juneteenth, White Holidays & Violence

This KURW series is a special request for Black History Month. Part 1 (this post): Black History Month, White Holidays, Juneteenth & Violence Part 2: Slavery & Reparations Part 3 (coming Oct 2022): Systemic Racism, White Privilege, CRT Part 4: Black Public Figures, Bigotry & Racists The 35 people listed below either posted publicly orContinue reading “Racial Bigotry Part 1: Black History Month, Juneteenth, White Holidays & Violence”

Kane County Commissioner Calls Kanab Patriots a Hate Group, But They Are Not the Fringe

(updated 02/14/2022 8:30pm) During the November 23, 2021 meeting, Kane County Commissioners referred to Kanab Patriots & associates as “a hate group” and “fringe” and setting their change of focus to listening to the moderates in the community, to minimize divisiveness. This KURW post exposes where the county commissioners are correct in the hate groupContinue reading “Kane County Commissioner Calls Kanab Patriots a Hate Group, But They Are Not the Fringe”

Insurrectionists from Kanab Area

(Updated 09/17/2022): Social media posts reveal that ELEVEN area residents and their family attended the Jan 5-6 Stop-the-Steal rallies and the J6 Insurrection at the Capitol in Washington, DC. Public posts reveal the identity of four adults of the eleven and knowledge of the identities of some by their friends. The term insurrectionist is usedContinue reading “Insurrectionists from Kanab Area”

The Lily Pad . Wendy Williams, Owner.

This post is by special request for a review of evidence for Wendy Williams, owner of The Lily Pad Consign & Thrift Store and The Lily Pad Airbnb. It was updated 11/13/2021/ Slideshow of Evidence for Wendy Williams, The Lily Pad Wendy was presented on KURW Hatewatch from its beginning in March 2021. The imageContinue reading “The Lily Pad . Wendy Williams, Owner.”

Bigotry LGBTQ+ (Part Two of Three)

For Pride Month, KURW launched a three part series for LGBTQ+ bigotry on Facebook from residents in Southern Utah and Northern Arizona, specifically, Kane County (Kanab) and Fredonia, Arizona just across the border. Part One (view here) Part Two (this post) Part Three (coming 03/2022) Area history (Natural Family)Pride Symbols, Support & Straight PrideIntoleranceRights HomophobiaTransphobiaContinue reading “Bigotry LGBTQ+ (Part Two of Three)”

Understanding Social Media in Kanab: Groups, Pages & Individuals

This is an updated (09/06/2021) and re-published post from March which exposes the growing social media contribution to radicalizing extremists by Kanab FB Individuals on their personal pages, Kanab FB groups, and Kanab FB pages. Learn how to recognize social media activity of concern, those being radicalized, and WHAT TO DO about all of it.Continue reading “Understanding Social Media in Kanab: Groups, Pages & Individuals”

Brissette 2021: Arrested. Violent Threats, AGAIN, then death.

(updated 11/12/2021 following Brissette’s death) Last year a video of Robert Brissette intentionally coughing on Black Lives Matter demonstrators went viral. This year he posted threats to Kanab residents and now he’s in jail before he could act. See KURW post Meet Your Neighbors: Red Level for the other most extreme in this area includingContinue reading “Brissette 2021: Arrested. Violent Threats, AGAIN, then death.”

Do You Recognize These People?

(updated 12/07/21) If you know any of the people in the photos below, please contact KURW with their name, assigned letter and how you know that they are who you say they are. The reasons to know their identity are intervene before they escalate like the people with whom they have associated: Stephen Corson whoContinue reading “Do You Recognize These People?”

Reforming Extremists on Hatewatch

(updated 09/03/2022). Do not reduce this to political differences. Political differences are different approaches to addressing the same problem. Extremist rhetoric, bigotry & racism are morality differences with deep feelings of fear/anger/betrayal. Too many people are dismissing morality differences as political differences. Stop being blind to hateful activity because they are “good people” and helpContinue reading “Reforming Extremists on Hatewatch”