Neo-Nazi Group’s Leader is Black Man Who Vows to Dissolve It

His feat invited comparisons to the recent Spike Lee movie 'BlacKkKlansman' in which a black police officer infiltrates a branch of the Ku Klux Klan.

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One of the nation’s largest neo-Nazi groups appears to have an unlikely new leader: a black activist who has vowed to dismantle it. Court documents filed Thursday suggest James Hart Stern wants to use his new position as director and president of the National Socialist Movement to undermine the Detroit-based group’s defense against a lawsuit. The NSM is one of several extremist groups sued over bloodshed at a 2017 white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.…

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