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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.

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.

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...