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Obama Assassination Plot

Man Living In U.S. Illegally Sentenced For Plot To Kill Obama

AP | JAY REEVES | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — An Uzbek man who came to America pursuing an Ivy League medical degree but wound up working seven days a week at a mall kiosk...

Amanda Terkel

From Rand Paul Stomper To Allen West's Bikers: Rise In Far-Right Violence During 2010 Elections | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- This election season, a man was arrested for hitting a protester at a rally for Washington GOP Senate candidate Dino Rossi, a man stompe...

Robert Anthony Quinones, Georgia Army Base Gunman, Threatened To Kill Obama, Bill Clinton, Federal Prosecutors Say

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A former soldier accused of demanding mental treatment as he took hostages at gunpoint at a Georgia Army hospital later told inv...

Daniel Cowart Pleads Guilty In Plot To Kill Obama (VIDEO)

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) -- A Tennessee man authorities say is a white supremacist has pleaded guilty to plotting to kill then-presidential candidate Barac...

Syrian Arrested For Obama Assassination Plot: Reports

Jerusalem Post | JPOST.COM STAFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Turkish security services have arrested a Syrian man who was planning to assassinate US President Barack Obama during his current trip to Turkey, the ...

Obama Assassination Plot Figures Plead Not Guilty

AP | WOODY BAIRD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JACKSON, Tenn. — Two white supremacists accused of plotting to kill U.S. President-elect Barack Obama and dozens of other black people have plea...

Obama Plot Skinhead Wants Dismissal

AP | WOODY BAIRD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One of two white supremacists charged with plotting to kill President-elect Barack Obama and dozens of other black people argue...

The Obama Assassination Plot In Context

Chip Berlet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Chip Berlet

What really scares me is that right-wing talk show hosts and other media scaremongers are creating a hyperbolic rhetorical environment in which credible threats are likely to be generated. To me that is the real uncovered media story.

Obama Assassination Plot Investigated, No Credible Threat Found

Huffington Post via Rocky Mountain News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***UPDATE 8/26, 6:30 PM*** Following the press conference, the Associated Press reports that the men were no "true" threat to Obama. U.S. Attorne...

Possible Obama Assassination Plot in Denver -- Here is the Latest

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Greg Mitchell

Mainstream media are now confirming, and going beyond, the initial reports this evening of a possible assassination plot against Barack Obama and the arrest of two men.