A Mongolian Neo-Nazi Environmentalist Walks into a Lingerie Store in Ulan Bator

6 Jul

This story of environmentalism co-opted by a fascist group in Mongolia is just another example of the creepy depths of eco-fascism.

from the Atlantic

Reuters photographer Carlos Barria spent time documenting Mongolian neo-Nazi group Tsagaan Khass, one of several ultra-nationalist groups that have expanded in the country. The 100-plus members of Tsagaan Khass have recently shifted their focus from activities such as attacks on women it accuses of consorting with foreign men to environmental issues. The group is rebranding itself now as an environmentalist organization fighting pollution by foreign-owned mines, seeking legitimacy as it sends Swastika-wearing members to check mining permits.  Read more and see all the photos here.

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