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New Zealand Parliament Votes To Ban Semi-Automatic Weapons After Mosque Shooting
The bill was passed by a vote of 119 to 1 in the House of Representatives, less than a month after mass shootings in Christchurch.
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Facebook 'Are Morally Bankrupt' Liars, New Zealand's Privacy Commissioner Says
John Edwards minced no words in his criticism of Facebook in the wake of the Christchurch shootings. The tech giant "cannot be trusted," he said.
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Judge Orders Mental Health Tests For Accused New Zealand Mosque Shooter
The judge said 28-year-old Australian Brenton Harrison Tarrant was charged with 50 counts of murder and 39 counts of attempted murder.
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How To Put An Extremist On Trial When The World Is Watching
After the Christchurch attack, New Zealand faces the question of how to deny the accused shooter a platform to spread hate.
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Feds Say White Supremacist Cousins Used Facebook To Discuss Attack On Muslims
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Thomas Alonzo Bolin, a 22-year-old who managed a white supremacist Facebook group, was charged with lying to the FBI about his weapons.
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New Zealand Prime Minister Says Answer To Hate 'Lies In Our Humanity'
Jacinda Ardern called for an end to the "vicious cycle of extremism breeding extremism."
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Jacinda Ardern Faced Tragedy With Action And Empathy. We Should All Learn From Her.
Senior Lecturer, MIT; Co-founder u.lab and Presencing Institute
The New Zealand prime minister's reaction to the Christchurch mass shootings shows we can break out of default reactions of numbness and denial.
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Austrian Far-Right Activist Probed Over Ties To New Zealand Shooter
By Frank Jordans, AP
Martin Sellner, head of the Identitarian Movement of Austria, said his apartment was searched and electronic devices seized.
Christchurch Newspaper’s Front Page Uses Arabic To Beautifully Honor Victims
One week after New Zealand's horrific mosque massacres, a local paper shared a message of peace.
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New Zealand Broadcasts Muslim Call To Prayer Nationwide After Terrorist Attacks
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern joined religious leaders in Christchurch following last week’s massacre at two mosques.
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New Zealand Bans Military-Style Guns After Mosque Attack
New Zealand announced the ban just six days after these weapons were used in the Christchurch mosque massacre.
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New Zealand Police Inadvertently Charge Mosque Terror Suspect With Killing Woman Who's Still Alive
Police said they have spoken with the person incorrectly named and have apologized.
New Zealand Funerals For Mosque Shooting Victims Begin
By Tom Lasseter and Tom Westbrook, Reuters
Wrapped in white cloth, the bodies were laid to face Mecca, and, after jenazah (funeral) prayers, were carried towards their freshly dug graves.
Rush Limbaugh Pushes Mosque Massacre Conspiracy Theory
Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh claimed, without citing any evidence, that the New Zealand mosque attacks are a false flag operation.
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Meghan Markle, Prince Harry Pay Their Respects To New Zealand Terror Attack Victims
“It is a horrifying assault on a way of life that embodies decency, community, and friendship," said a statement from Kensington Palace about the mosque shootings.
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Christchurch Has Had A White Supremacist Problem For Decades
By Stephen Wright, AP
Experts say the mosque massacre spotlights New Zealand's failure to take white supremacist threats seriously.
New Zealand Prepares To Bury Mosque Victims As Death Toll Rises To 50
By Nick Perry and Juliet Williams, AP
Two days after the massacres, relatives remained unsure when they would be able to bury their loved ones.
Twitter Scrambles To Hail Teen 'Hero' Who Egged Anti-Muslim Aussie Senator
Teen "Egg Boy" was struck and tackled after gooey political action against right-wing Fraser Anning, who blamed Muslims for Christchurch mosque attacks.
Rashida Tlaib Hugged Her 'Brown Muslim Boys A Little Tighter' After Mosque Attacks
The congresswoman shared the stories of the victims of the Christchurch, New Zealand, attacks on Twitter.
Mass Shooters Have Exploited The Internet For Years. New Zealand Took It To A New Level.
The Christchurch massacre was built on existing far-right memes that fueled a live-streaming gunman's viral aspirations.
Senator Who Blamed Muslims For New Zealand Shootings Strikes Teen After Egging
Australian lawmaker Fraser Anning sparked widespread revulsion with his comments about the Christchurch attack.
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Jim Carrey Grieves Over New Zealand Mosque Shooting With Tear-Filled Self-Portrait
"My heart is with you New Zealand, my tears are for all of us," the actor-artist wrote in response to the Christchurch attack.
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Washington Post Editorial Board Condemns Donald Trump’s Response To Mosque Shootings
The president’s response to the Christchurch attack was “the wrong message,” the newspaper said.
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Suspect In New Zealand Mosque Attack Appears In Court
A 28-year-old Australian man was charged with murder and taken into custody after a mass shooting at two New Zealand mosques.
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Muslims Share Photos Of Packed Mosques In Solidarity After New Zealand Attack
Despite increased anxiety about mosque security after the Christchurch massacre, many Muslim worshippers refused to be deterred from attending prayer services.
These Are The Victims Of The New Zealand Mosque Shooting
At least 50 people were shot to death on a busy day of worship in Christchurch.
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