Press

www.combatantisemitism.org/notable-supporters/
Notable Supporters

05/17/2021
https://www.hstoday.us/subject-matter-areas/counterterrorism/perspective-what-white-supremacists-tell-us-about-recruitment-and-deradicalization/
PERSPECTIVE: What White Supremacists Tell Us About Recruitment and Deradicalization
Dr. Anne Speckhard, Homeland Security Today

02/26/2021
https://www.deutschlandfunkkultur.de/neonazi-aussteiger-tm-garret-schmid-und-dann-dieser-hass.4004.de.html?dram:article_id=493160
Und dann dieser Hass
Sabine Adler, Deutschlandfunk Kultur

02/15/2021
https://www.deutschlandfunknova.de/beitrag/ex-neonazi-tm-garret-stigma-rechtsextremer-tattoos-fuer-aussteiger-entfernen
Ohne rechtsextreme Tattoos kann wirklich ein neues Leben beginnen
 Jenni Gärtner, Deutschlandfunk Nova

11/5/2020
https://www.jpost.com/jerusalem-report/how-an-american-white-supremacist-leader-became-a-peace-activist-647145
How an American white supremacist leader became a peace activist
Joseph Scutts, Jerusalem Post

09/30/2020
https://www.wmcactionnews5.com/2020/09/30/former-white-supremacist-reacts-trumps-comments-during-presidential-debate/
Former white supremacist reacts to Trump’s comments during the presidential debate
Arianna Poindexter, WMC-TV

09/22/2020
https://www.fox13memphis.com/news/local/former-kkk-member-says-hatred-is-not-answer/NZEVMKZ7WBCIRK2VOLYVVOSCVI/
Former KKK member says hatred is not the answer
Siobhan Riley, FOX13Memphis.com

09/22/2020
https://www.localmemphis.com/article/news/local/week-of-nonviolence-memphis-campaign/522-7773f195-e9b6-4115-a062-627358512715
‘Week of Nonviolence’ underway in Memphis Organized by Campaign Nonviolence Memphis, the week features peace-centered events.
Jalyn Souchek, Local24, abc

09/18/2020
https://www.fox13memphis.com/news/local/city-county-mayor-proclaim-week-nonviolence-memphis-sept-19-27/VK5QMF6FJFHRLPPMKOLGGWTBRI/
City and county mayors proclaim “Week of Nonviolence” for Memphis Sept. 19 – 27
Staff, FOX13

08/22/2020
https://www.20min.ch/story/es-gibt-in-der-schweiz-starke-rechtsextreme-gruppierungen-763143961400
Ein Winterthurer Kunststudent (19) will eine Schweiz nur für Weisse und will dies mit seiner Gruppe «Eisenjugend» erreichen. Ex-Neonazi TM-Garret Schmid über Rechtsextremismus.
Qendresa Llugiqi, 20 Minuten (Switzerland)

08/22/2020
https://news.yahoo.com/nj-congress-candidate-high-praise-130000099.html
NJ Congress Candidate Has High Praise For Ex-Hate Group Leader
Eric Kiefer, Patch

07/21/2020
https://www.yesmagazine.org/social-justice/2020/07/21/addressing-white-supremacy/
Meet the Black Musician Unraveling Generations of Hate
Oliver Murphy, Yes! Magazine

05/25/2020
https://www.ardaudiothek.de/das-feature/aussteiger-achim-schmid-wer-spricht-schon-mit-einem-neonazi/75984726
Aussteiger Achim Schmid – “Wer spricht schon mit einem Neonazi?”
Sabine Adler, Deutschlandfunk

04/30/2020
https://www.deutschlandfunkkultur.de/rassismus-in-den-us-suedstaaten-aus-der-vergangenheit.979.de.html?dram:article_id=475648
Rassismus in den US-Südstaaten Aus der Vergangenheit gelernt?
Knut Benzner, Deutschlandfunk

03/10/2020
http://nevadasagebrush.com/blog/2020/03/10/anti-racist-activist-former-neo-nazi-tm-garret-speaks-at-unr/
ANTI-RACIST ACTIVIST, FORMER NEO-NAZI TM GARRET SPEAKS AT UNR
Madeleine Chinery, The Nevada Sagebrush

02/20/2027
https://www.liherald.com/stories/from-white-supremacist-to-human-rights-advocate,122617
TM Garret speaks at HAFTR High School
Aidan Warshavsky, LiHerald

02/11/2020
https://www.aepi.org/2020/02/11/voices-tm-garret-turned-my-back-on-hate/
AEPi VOICES: HOW I TURNED MY BACK ON HATE
TM Garret, AEPi Voices

01/20.2020
https://www.aish.com/ci/s/A-Former-Nazi-Preaches-Tolerance.html
A Former Nazi Preaches Tolerance
Ronda Robinson, Aish.com

01/12/2020
https://www.augustachronicle.com/news/20200112/former-kkk-leader-tells-his-story-at-synagogue
Former KKK leader tells his story at synagogue
Miguel Legoas, The Augusta Chronicle

01/11/2020
https://www.haaretz.co.il/news/world/america/.premium-MAGAZINE-1.8378249
פעם הוא היה חבר בקו קלוקס קלאן, היום הוא מסיר קעקועי שנאה לניאו-נאצים לשעבר
Tzach Yoked, Haaretz

01/09/2020 https://www.timesfreepress.com/news/life/entertainment/story/2020/jan/09/former-nazi-story-compassion/512579/
Former Nazi TM Garret uses his story to advocate for compassion to combat hat
Wyatt Massey, Chattanooga Times Free Press

01/08/2020
https://foxchattanooga.com/news/local/former-kkk-member-speaks-out-about-showing-compassion-listening-to-other-faiths
Former KKK member speaks about showing compassion, listening to other faiths
Sydney Edwards FOX Chattanooga

01/08/2020 https://www.timesfreepress.com/news/opinion/columns/story/2020/jan/08/garret-foster-peace-words-and-actions/512523/
Garret: Foster Peace With Words and Actions
TM Garret, Op-Ed, Chattanooga Times Free Press

01/08//2020
https://atlantajewishtimes.timesofisrael.com/former-white-supremacist-preaches-compassion/
Former White Supremacist Preaches Compassion
Marcia Caller Jaffe, Atlanta Jewish Times

01/03/2020
https://www.augustachronicle.com/lifestyle/20200103/former-kkk-grand-wizard-tm-garret-to-speak-in-augusta-on-quest-for-peace
Former KKK grand wizard TM Garret to speak in Augusta on quest for peace
Z. Brackett, The Augusta Chronicle

12/20/2019
http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/12/what-its-like-to-leave-white-nationalism.html
What It’s Like To eave White Nationalism
James D. Walsh, The New York Magazine

12/20/2019
https://www.sun-sentinel.com/florida-jewish-journal/palm/fl-jj-boca-raton-swu-anti-semitism-event-20191225-20191220-nvdoskj4uzhkhlwbzvpp6jljz4-story.html
Anti-Semitism on Southern universities discussed in Boca Raton
Sergio Carmona, South Florida Sentinel

12/15/2019
https://www.deutschlandfunkkultur.de/neonazi-aussteiger-achim-schmid-weg-von-diesem-ganzen-hass.1076.de.html?dram:article_id=465035
Weg von diesem ganzen Hass
Susanne Adler, Deutschlandfunk Kultur

11/04/2019
http://bostonreview.net/politics/yuliya-komska-fascism-translation
Fascism in Translation
Yuliya Komska, Boston Review

10/31/2019
https://www.exit-deutschland.de/meldungen/es-geht-um-uns
Es geht um uns!
Achim Schmid, EXIT Deutschland

10/29/2019
https://www.wataugademocrat.com/news/a-day-against-hate-event-aims-to-combat-anti-semitic/article_5d3f7d36-a87c-5ddc-85a9-c15c9c4f0109.html
A Day Against Hate’ event aims to combat anti-Semitic messages
Kayla Lasure, Watauga Democrat

8/13/2019
https://www.audible.de/pd/Flg-9-Vom-Deutschlandchef-des-Ku-Klux-Klans-zum-Ausstiegshelfer-180Grad-mit-Achim-Schmid-Hoerbuch/B07T62ZZW4
Audible Original: 180 Grad – Flg. 9 – Vom Deutschlandchef des Ku-Klux-Klans zum Ausstiegshelfer: 180Grad mit Achim Schmid

9/25/2019
https://globalnews.ca/news/5951270/hate-racism-extremism-discussion-globalfest-calgary/
Former white supremacists talk about how to break cycle of hate at forum in Calgary, Jill Croteau, Global News

9/3/2019
http://sparechangenews.net/2019/09/how-trump-incites-violence-understanding-stochastic-terrorism/
Joanne Zuhl, Spare Change News: How Trump incites violence: Understanding stochastic terrorism

8/15/2019
https://www.cinemaofchange.com/daniel-ragussis/
Robert Rippberger, Cinema of Change: Imperium invoking empathy to shine light on domestic terrorism

8/9/2019
https://washingtonjewishweek.com/56675/former-white-nationalist-compassion-extremism/news/
Jacqueline Hyman, Washington Jewish Week: https://washingtonjewishweek.com/56675/former-white-nationalist-compassion-extremism/news/

8/9/2019
https://news.streetroots.org/2019/08/09/ex-kkk-leaders-trump-president-we-dreamed
Adam Sennott, Street Roots News: Ex-KKK leaders: Trump is the president we dreamed of

8/7/2019
https://www.njtvonline.org/news/video/booker-condemns-hate-filled-violence-calls-for-gun-control/
Michael Hill, NJTV News: Booker condemns hate-filled violence, calls for gun control

8/1/2019
https://world.wng.org/2019/08/leaving_hate_behind
Sophia Lee, World Magazine: Leaving Hate Behind

7/26/2019
https://www.zvw.de/inhalt.ku-klux-klan-im-rems-murr-kreis-wie-achim-schmid-zum-klan-anfuehrer-wurde.9447f75f-1acc-40ce-83e5-57fb06c657c3.html
Alexander Roth, ZVW: Ku-Klux-Klan im Rems-Murr-Kreis – Wie Achim Schmid zum Klan-Anführer wurde

7/25/2019
https://www.wmcactionnews5.com/2019/07/26/erase-hate-mississippi-tattoo-parlor-offering-free-cover-ups-former-white-supremacists/
WMC-TV, Action News 5 Memphis Erase the Hate: Mississippi tattoo parlor offering free cover-ups for former white supremacists

7/24/2019
https://www.wmcactionnews5.com/video/2019/07/24/erase-hate-thursday-wmc/
WMC-TV, Action News 5 Memphis, Trailer

7/19/2019
https://www.goodnet.org/articles/this-tattoo-shop-gives-former-white-supremacists-fresh-start
David Ruhm, Goodnet.org: This Tattoo Shop Gives Former White Supremacists a Fresh Start

7/12/2019
https://www.jwv.org/erase-the-hate-dont-let-the-ink-define-you/
Jewish War Veteran: Erase the Hate: Don’t Let the Ink Define You

6/19/2019
https://www.fox13memphis.com/top-stories/erase-the-hate-local-tattoo-shop-offering-free-removal-for-former-gang-members-white-supremacists/959633308
FOX13, Memphis: Erase the hate: Local tattoo shop offering free removal for former gang members, white supremacists

6/3/2019
https://www.galileo.tv/video/raus-aus-rechts-wie-man-tattoo-altlasten-wegkriegt/
Der Nazi Tattoo Entferner: Raus aus Rechts! Wie man “Tattoo-Altlasten” wegkriegt, Galileo, Pro7

6/1/2019
https://davidpakman.com/interviews/tm-garret/
TM Garret, human rights activist, former white supremacist, and former German KKK member, joins David to discuss his path into and out of extremism, David Pakman Show

5/25/2019
https://24.hu/kulfold/2019/05/25/tetovalas-takaras-lezer-eltavolitas-naci-emberkereskedelem-aldozat/
Fájdalmas a félelem és a gyűlölet eltörlése, Orosz R. Zoltán

5/20/2019
http://flcourier.com/former-skinheads-recall-what-turned-them-around/
Former skinheads recall what turned them around, Kristina Davis, San Diego Tribune

5/19/2019
https://storyboardmemphis.com/storyboard-30-podcast/sb-30-episode-10-tm-garret-of-the-simon-wiesenthal-center
From Hate to Compassion, Mark Fleischer, Storyboard Memphis

5/13/2019
https://hotchkissrecord.org/2019/05/former-neo-nazi-speaks-at-hotchkiss
Former Neo-Nazi Speaks at Hotchkiss

5/12/2019
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/public-safety/story/2019-05-11/cure-for-hate-former-skinheads
Cure for hate: Former skinheads recall what turned them around

5/5/2019
https://hs.hanc.org/m/news/show_news.jsp?REC_ID=568192
Combating Antisemitism in the 21st Century – TM Garret from C.H.A.N.G.E visits HANC

4/11/2019
https://jewishstandard.timesofisrael.com/modeling-unity-to-combat-hatred/
Modeling unity to combat hatred, Jewish Standard

4/4/2019
https://www.localmemphis.com/news/local-news/withers-collection-museum-honors-mlk-with-special-guided-tours/1900388579
Withers Collection Museum Honors MLK With Special Guided Tours, Local24, Memphis, TN

3/28/2019
https://www.facebook.com/consideritshow/videos/328304634702240/
Consider It, VOX Media

3/28/2019
https://www.insidernj.com/press-release/bergen-county-sheriff-anthony-cureton-simon-wiesenthal-center-bergen-county-naacp-urban-league-bergen-county-join-forces-world-renown-activists-bring-message-unity-combat/
World Renown Activists Bring Message Unity in Combatting Hate, Insider NJ

3/23/2019
https://dailyvoice.com/new-jersey/hackensack/schools/bergen-sheriff-naacp-others-bringing-prominent-speakers-to-anti-hate-talk-for-high-schoolers/749907/
Bergen Sheriff, NAACP, Others Bringing Prominent Speakers To Anti-Hate Talk for High Schoolers, Daily Voice

2/21/2019
https://www.msn.com/en-us/lifestyle/royals/tm-garret-looking-to-help-others-create-fresh-start/vi-BBTUfDo
Live at 9, WREG Channel 3, Memphis

2/20/2019
https://www.thelantern.com/2019/02/former-neo-nazi-delivers-talk-about-tolerance-of-diversity/
The Lantern, Ohio State University

2/20/2019
https://deadline.com/2019/02/supernanny-creator-nick-emmerson-developing-docuseries-kkk-1202560782/
www.deadline.com Press Release

2/20/2019
https://www.c21media.net/emmerson-partners-on-hate-groups-series/
www.c21media.net Press Release

2/15/2019
https://www.exit-deutschland.de/meldungen/ex-neonazi-hilft-dabei-hass-tattoos-zu-entfernen
Exit Germany

2/14/2019
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MVnkw0TAGc
Simon Wiesenthal Center, TM Garret speaking at the Illinois State Capitol

2/11/2019
https://www.20min.ch/panorama/news/story/Wie-Hass——-19055712
Interview, 20 Minuten, most read Swiss tabloid

2/10/2019
https://www.thetattooforum.com/nl/this-weeks-tattoo-news-10th-february/
The Tattoo Forum, Netherlands

2/6/2019
https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/drive/the-mississippi-tattoo-parlour-helping-reformed-white-supremaci/10787016
Radio Interview , ABC – Australian Broadcasting Corporation

2/5/2019
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/feb/05/sickside-tattoo-studio-erase-the-hate-white-supremacist-tattoo-cover-ups
Erasing the hate: the tattoo shop offering former white supremacists a fresh start, Deborah Bloom, The Guardian

2/5/2019
https://headtopics.com/uk/erasing-the-hate-the-tattoo-shop-offering-ex-kkk-members-a-fresh-start-4041982
Headtopics.com

1/29/2019
https://www.pomona.edu/events/white-nationalism-peace-activism-tm-garrets-story
Pomona University Claremont, CA (Event)

1/24/2019
https://www.inquisitr.com/5265383/the-ku-klux-klan-kkk-is-flourishing-in-germany-hoods-all/
Inquistir – The Ku Klux Klan in Germany is flourishing

1/24/2019
https://www.thedailybeast.com/the-ku-klux-klan-is-growingin-germany
The Daily Beast, The Ku Klux Klan in Germany is growing

12/3/2018
https://clarku.campuslabs.com/engage/event/2943940
Clark University, Worcester, MA (Event)

11/15/2018
https://www.wataugademocrat.com/mountaintimes/news/complete-former-neo-nazi-kkk-member-becomes-civil-rights-activist/article_98557852-ba34-53a9-96e2-0ee5b2632c2f.html
Report, Watauga Democrat, Boone, NC

11/11/2018
https://theappalachianonline.com/2018/11/11/aepi-and-hillel-host-former-kkk-member-during-two-days-against-hate/
Report, The Appalachian

8/29/2018
https://www.elespanol.com/mundo/20180830/liderar-ku-klux-klan-dirigir-ong-racismo/333716868_0.html
Report and Interview, El Espanol

8/25/2017
https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/08/nazi-groups-countering-neo-nazis-170824072656258.html
Al Jazeera – Adopt a Nazi

8/18/2017
https://www.localmemphis.com/news/local-news/mid-south-life-after-hate-ambassador-working-to-decrease-online-radicalization/793780509
News Coverage, Local 24, Channel 24 Memphis

8/15/2019
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8Vv2zyfZ1s
WDR Bustour TV coverage (German National TV, with English subtitles)

8/11/2017
https://pressreleasejet.com/news/german-non-profit-announces-official-us-partnership-in-its-fight-against-intolerance-fundraising-for-human-rights-through-a-new-tack-humor.html
HateXchange Press Release

8/8/2017
https://www.localmemphis.com/news/local-news/free-tattoos-help-cover-up-gang-and-racist-related-ink/785064106
News Coverage, Local 24, Channel 24 Memphis

8/1/2017
https://www.localmemphis.com/news/local-news/tattoo-artists-are-covering-up-racist-and-gang-related-ink-for-free/780751675
News Coverage, Local 24, Channel 24 Memphis

3/31/2017
https://www.stuttgarter-zeitung.de/inhalt.ein-rechtsextremist-bricht-mit-der-szene-das-leben-nach-dem-ku-klux-klan.178e5194-8b4b-4014-b5f8-3d0edef90f34.html
Stuttgarter Zeitung, Germany