IRMS Statement on the 3/16/21 Atlanta-Area Shootings

On March 16th, a 21-year-old white man shot and killed eight people, six of them Asian women, at three Atlanta-area massage parlors. This racist and misogynist attack marks the most recent in a disturbing trend of violence targeting Asians and Asian Americans in the United States over the past year. Just hours before the shootings began, Stop AAPI Hate released a report documenting nearly four thousand hate incidents against Asian Americans since March 19th, 2020—a…

Neo-Nazi Website Attacks Female Founder of Institute for Research on Male Supremacism

Daily Stormer’s Andrew Anglin identifies as “spiritual successor to [incel mass killer] Elliot Rodger” in screed against IRMS executive director and researcher Alex DiBranco BERKELEY, CA, October 3, 2019 — Two weeks prior to the official launch of the website for the Institute for Research on Male Supremacism (IRMS)–an organization dedicated to studying misogynist ideology, mobilization, and violence–executive director and founder Alex DiBranco was targeted by the Daily Stormer’s Andrew Anglin, a prominent neo-Nazi and…