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Aryan Nations link to Blackwater Security?
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Edited on Sat Apr-03-04 10:28 AM by 9215
One of those killed in Fallujah was Michael Teague. There is also a Michael Teague who was head of security for the White Supremacist group Aryan Nations.

Are these the same people?

If so what are the other links between these organizations?


Thursday, August 31, 2000


Much of yesterday's testimony was by former Aryan Nations security chief Michael Teague, also a defendant in the case. Butler, Yeager and former security guard Edward Jesse Warfield are the other defendants.

Teague painted a picture of Aryan Nations security guards as ex-convicts, some with drug problems, who often acted impulsively... But under examination from Dees, Teague read from internal documents that suggested otherwise.

"Aryan Nations is a disciplined, coordinated monolithic hierarchy with all authority emanating from leader-Pastor Richard Butler," Teague read from a handbook approved by Butler.

Teague testified that he'd had a conflict with Warfield because he thought Warfield used drugs and lacked the intelligence to be a security guard. But he also admitted that he'd appointed Warfield to a security job.

After court ended, Teague walked out of the courtroom and was surrounded by an honor guard of flag-carrying Aryans supporters. They sang a song as they escorted him to his vehicle.

Here is the info on the slain workers:

......By Thursday night, three families had come forward to publicly acknowledge the loss of their sons. The three men have been identified as Jerry Zovko of Ohio, Michael Teague of Tennessee, and Scott Helvenston of Florida. Zovko and Teague were with the Armys airborne special forces before joining Blackwater. ......
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  -Aryan Nations link to Blackwater Security? 9215  Apr-03-04 10:24 AM   #0 
  - Doubt it's the same's the Michael Teague that was killed  nothingshocksmeanymore   Apr-03-04 10:27 AM   #1 
  - His Photo from the link...  leftchick   Apr-03-04 10:40 AM   #5 
  - Both photos  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 10:48 AM   #8 
     - I am sure that's not him  MidwestTransplant   Apr-03-04 11:58 AM   #20 
        - Oh yes, the military screens its special forces very well  NNN0LHI   Apr-03-04 12:09 PM   #21 
        - I don't know how many special forces soliders I have seen  MidwestTransplant   Apr-03-04 03:16 PM   #22 
           - a few years out of date, but....  gottaB   Apr-03-04 03:42 PM   #23 
        - Not really  shekina   Apr-03-04 07:35 PM   #36 
  - You guys are missing the fourth victim.  FearandLoathing41   Apr-03-04 05:55 PM   #27 
  - Welcome to DU, FAL41  beam_me_up   Apr-03-04 06:37 PM   #33 
  - Thanks for looking into this. I haven't had the time  9215   Apr-03-04 06:35 PM   #32 
  - Jury finds against Aryan Nations for $6.3 million  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 10:30 AM   #2 
  - look for Blackwater photo  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 10:31 AM   #3 
  - Aryan Nations Teague should be about 35 now, according to this  daleo   Apr-03-04 06:05 PM   #29 
  - Tennessee - Idaho connection?  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 10:39 AM   #4 
  - I know personally of the links between some of these white supremists...  w13rd0   Apr-03-04 10:40 AM   #6 
  - Also hiring:  theHandpuppet   Apr-03-04 04:43 PM   #26 
  - That's good stuff. If we can establish past links then it makes this case  9215   Apr-03-04 06:30 PM   #31 
  - There's a photo here of Michael Teague Blackwater  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 10:44 AM   #7 
  - bad link  nothingshocksmeanymore   Apr-03-04 10:52 AM   #9 
     - It's the same one as #5  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 11:00 AM   #10 
  - Most of these guys might be found in Soldier of Fortune mag.  displacedtexan   Apr-03-04 11:05 AM   #11 
  - I just went to Southern Poverty Law Center and  Florida_Geek   Apr-03-04 11:10 AM   #12 
  - Maybe?  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 11:13 AM   #13 
  - I don't know?  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 11:22 AM   #14 
  - Salon identifies wife as "Christian", KS newspaper as "Rhonda"  MetaTrope   Apr-03-04 11:43 AM   #16 
     - Or perhaps divorce is big among the fundie Nazi types? n/t  NNN0LHI   Apr-03-04 11:51 AM   #18 
     - Christian Teague - journalist  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 11:55 AM   #19 
  - The lawyer for Aryan has the same name as Secuity Firm  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 11:32 AM   #15 
  - Here's some links.  Cleita   Apr-03-04 11:47 AM   #17 
  - Lot's of folks named Michael and Teague around the US...Even though  KoKo01   Apr-03-04 04:23 PM   #24 
  - who's being quiet?  gottaB   Apr-03-04 04:32 PM   #25 
  - The missing Fourth Victim  FearandLoathing41   Apr-03-04 06:00 PM   #28 
  - I read somewhere...sorry, no link...  Lindsay   Apr-03-04 06:18 PM   #30 
  - Very good  seemslikeadream   Apr-03-04 07:30 PM   #35 
  - OK , then, where was this Mythical Food Shipment then?  FearandLoathing41   Apr-03-04 06:55 PM   #34 

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