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White Supremacist Richard Barrett Murdered in Mississippi Home
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/04/22/white-supremacist-richard-barrett-murdered-in-mississippi-home/

Update: Police announced that they arrested Barrett’s neighbor late Thursday afternoon and charged him with murder in connection with Barrett’s slaying. Rankin County ...

Neo-Nazi Craig Cobb is Pure, All Right — Purely Multiracial
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/11/12/neo-nazi-craig-cobb-is-pure-all-right-purely-multicultural/

Welcome, Brother Cobb!The newest addition to the Involuntary People of Color Club, revealed courtesy of NBC’s “The Trisha Goddard Show,” is Craig Paul Cobb — the epithet-spewing, ...

News Roundup for July 29, 2011
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/07/29/news-roundup-for-july-29-2011/

A Mississippi man has been convicted in the 2010 murder of a white supremacist leader. Vincent McGee was charged with capital murder in the death of Richard Barrett, the founder ...

Murdered Racist Leader May Have Propositioned Killer
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/05/04/murdered-racist-leader-may-have-propositioned-killer/

White supremacist Richard Barrett enthusiastically denigrated gays and blacks.In 1994, he led an anti-gay rally in Boston after a St. Patrick’s Day parade was cancelled ...

Mississippi House Again Backs Supremacist’s Resolution
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/03/03/mississippi-house-again-backs-supremacists-resolution/

Mississippi lawmakers have short memories.That, at least, may be the kindest explanation for their latest decision to laud an occasion organized by a staunch white supremacist. ...

Mississippi Resolution Dies Over Link to Racist Leader
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/04/03/mississippi-resolution-dies-over-link-to-racist-leader/

In what amounted to a reversal, the Mississippi House has killed a resolution commemorating an occasion hosted by a white supremacist.The move came one month after House lawmakers ...

Mississippi Legislature Honors Event Hosted By White Supremacist
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/03/03/mississippi-legislature-honors-event-hosted-by-white-supremacist/

The Mississippi Legislature has voted once again to honor an occasion organized by a staunch white supremacist.Lawmakers in the House and Senate approved resolutions last ...

No King, Just Jesters in Jena
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2008/01/23/no-king-just-jesters-in-jena/

Hollywood writers may be on strike but the characters in front of the LaSalle Parish Courthouse in Jena, La., on Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, were straight out of Central ...

White Supremacist Exploits Jena, La., Family
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2007/09/23/white-supremacist-exploits-jena-la-family/

A well-known Mississippi white supremacist is working to exploit the family of Justin Barker, a white teenager allegedly beaten by six black youths in Jena, La., who were ...

Leader in Southern Baptist Convention Ramps Up Anti-Gay Rhetoric
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/09/27/leader-in-southern-baptist-convention-ramps-up-anti-gay-rhetoric/

Anti-gay myths die hard. Or maybe they never die at all. Over the weekend, a leading figure in the Southern Baptist Convention recycled a number of the most egregious lies ...