Sikh temple shooter Wade Michael Page was a neo-Nazi who had been the leader of a racist white-power band, the Southern Poverty Law Center reports.
In 2010, Page, then the leader of the band End Apathy, gave an interviewto the white supremacist website Label 56. He said that when he started the band in 2005, its name reflected his wish to “figure out how to end people’s apathetic ways” and start “moving forward.” “I was willing to point out some of my faults on how I was holding myself back,” Page said. Later, he added, “The inspiration was based on frustration that we have the potential to accomplish so much more as individuals and a society in whole.” He did not discuss violence in the interview.
Page told the website that he had been a part of the white power music scene since 2000, when he left his native Colorado on a motorcycle. He attended white power concerts in Georgia, North Carolina, West Virginia and Colorado. At various times, he said, he also played in the hate rock bands Youngland (2001-2003), Celtic Warrior, Radikahl, Max Resist, Intimidation One, Aggressive Force and Blue Eyed Devils. End Apathy, he said, included “Brent” on bass and “Ozzie” on drums; the men were former members of Definite Hate and another band, 13 Knots. Source: Southern Poverty Law Center
I am just so sorry that this POS was killed by the police. He should have been arrested so that he can be brought to justice like Aurora shooter James Holmes. Some people believe we are in post-racial America. Um, I beg to differ. Not when we have racist lunatics like Wade Michael Page running around.
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