Subject: Re: Confessed Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz is a white nationalist - Just Like "RichA"
>Cruz had been a member of a small, Florida-based white supremacist group,
>participating in paramilitary training exercises in the Tallahassee area,
>according to the Anti-Defamation League, a group that monitors racist
Florida law enforcement officials said late on Thursday that they have not
found any connection between alleged Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
gunman Nikolas Cruz and a militia group in Florida that is reportedly a white
The claim, which was first reported by the left-leaning Anti-Defamation League
(ADL), ignited a firestorm as the Associated Press ran with the story and
within minutes nearly all media outlets were reporting that Cruz was connected
to the alt-right and white supremacists.
However, shortly after the media ran with the story, local law enforcement
cast doubt on the accuracy of the claim. The Tallahassee Democrat reports:
Leon County law enforcement sources told the Tallahassee Democrat
that they could not find information linking Cruz, 19, to the
Republic of Florida Militia, as claimed by the group