Augustus Sol Invictus wiki – Augustus Sol Invictus Bio
Augustus Sol Invictus is an American far-right politician, attorney, and white nationalist.
Augustus Sol Invictus Biography
He was a headline speaker at the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12, 2017, the white supremacist convergence that ended with three deaths. He has represented Marcus Faella, former head of the white supremacist group the American Front, in court.
Invictus was a candidate for the Libertarian Party nomination in the United States Senate election in Florida, 2016. His candidacy prompted the resignation under protest of local party chairman Adrian Wyllie. He lost in the primary by a margin of around 50 points to Paul Stanton. Invictus is the publisher of The Revolutionary Conservative, a publication with the stated aim of restoring the American Republic and defending Western civilization. He was controversial within the Libertarian Party for his neo-fascist political views and history of racist associations. He has been described by media reports as being associated with the alt-right movement.
In April 2017, the Libertarian Party of Florida, following a successful mediation, issued a full retraction of the 2015 press release, stating “that it exceeded the mandate of the executive committee.” In summer 2017, Invictus changed his party affiliation to Republican, announcing his candidacy for the 2018 United States Senate election in Florida.
Augustus Sol Invictus Age
born Austin Gillespie; July 31, 1983 (age 36 years)
Augustus Sol Invictus Personal life, Married, Wife
Augustus Invictus was born Austin Gillespie and he legally changed his name to Augustus Sol Invictus. He is a Thelemite, though he was expelled from the Thelemic fraternal organization, Ordo Templi Orientis; he also identifies as a pagan. He was accused of domestic violence by his ex-fianceé. The Huffington Post reported that in July 2017, police in Orlando, Florida “recommended that charges of domestic battery by strangulation and aggravated battery be filed against Invictus.” According to the article, charges were never filed due to both a lack of evidence and a lack of cooperation from the alleged victim.
Augustus Sol Invictus Career
Invictus graduated from the University of South Florida with a BA with honors in Philosophy. Following his graduation, he attended DePaul University College of Law and graduated in 2011. While in law school, Invictus earned a fellowship at the International Human Rights Law Institute. His work centered on international criminal law and the laws of armed conflict. He has been admitted to the bar in Florida, New York, Illinois, Massachusetts, and the Middle District of Florida in the US District Court. He was managing partner of Imperium, P.A., a law firm he founded in 2013, until his retirement from the practice of law in 2017. Invictus is currently the publisher of The Revolutionary Conservative, a far-right publication with the stated aim of “restoring the American republic and defending Western Civilization.”
On July 8, 2017, Invictus debated Communist journalist Caleb Maupin in New York City at a forum entitled “The Revolutionary Left vs. The Revolutionary Right.” The debate has been released as a film, which was promoted by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on social media.
Invictus was a headlined speaker at the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12, 2017 where a white supremacist drove his vehicle into a crowd of counter-protesters, killing Heather Heyer. The Miami Herald wrote of Invictus’s involvement in the fatal event that “the political fallout over Charlottesville may end whatever hopes for public office [Invictus] had.”
Blood-Drinking Far-Right Figure Augustus Sol Invictus Arrested
White nationalist “alt-right” leader Augustus Sol Invictus was arrested 12/30/19 on charges of kidnapping, high & aggravated domestic violence, and possession of a firearm during a crime of violence. The charges carry a maximum penalty of thirty years in prison. #altright #DV pic.twitter.com/uSkvUFpZp7
— Alexandria Fanella (@alexandria_jaye) January 1, 2020
Augustus Sol Invictus is a white nationalist thrown out of an organization labeled a hate group because his views were too extreme, was arrested in Florida on a warrant for kidnapping, domestic violence, and gun possession. Invictus is notorious for drinking goat blood in a pagan ritual during his failed 2016 campaign for U.S. Senate. He was a scheduled speaker at the 2017 white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. His Monday arrest on a warrant out of South Carolina was first reported by journalist Nick Martin and confirmed by the Miami Herald; details of the alleged crime were not immediately available.