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DOJ Study Finds Decline in Hate Crimes Over Last Decade
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/06/17/doj-finds-declines-in-hate-crimes-over-last-decade/

The Department of Justice (DOJ) yesterday released a major new report showing that hate crimes have decreased nationally since 2003 — a trend that mirrors a general drop ...

Massive Investigation Uncovers White Supremacist Criminal Network in Oregon
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2014/06/04/massive-investigation-uncovers-white-supremacist-criminal-network-in-oregon/

[caption id="attachment_15078" align="alignright" width="200"] David Corbit[/caption]A massive investigation in Oregon shows evidence of a criminal web – involving guns, ...

Details Emerge On Accused Louisiana Klan Killer’s History
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2008/11/12/details-emerge-on-accused-klan-killers-history/

Raymond “Chuck” Foster (right), the Ku Klux Klan leader who was arrested yesterday for killing a woman following a backwoods Klan initiation ritual, has a history of Klan ...

After Debate With SPLC, a Professor Offers a Bizarre Take
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/02/24/after-debate-with-splc-a-professor-offers-a-bizarre-take/

Apparently, it’s a lot easier to declare victory than to actually win it.At least that’s my takeaway from a comment today from Vanderbilt University law school professor ...

Anti-Semitic California Prof Now Attacking Black People With Lies
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/04/03/anti-semitic-california-prof-now-attacking-black-people-with-lies/

In one of the more volatile recent periods of racial unrest in this country, some of the most inflammatory incitement is coming from an odd little corner of academia.An influential, ...

Neo-Confederate League of the South Espouses Posse Comitatus Ideology
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/01/11/neo-confederate-league-of-the-south-espouses-posse-comitatus-ideology/

Affirming his group’s embrace of antigovernment “Patriot” ideology, League of the South (LOS) President Michael Hill on Monday sent members an E-Mail declaring the federal ...

Campus Group Weighs in on South African Violence Targeting Whites
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/01/13/youth-for-western-civilization-weighs-in-on-south-african-violence-targeting-whites/

Youth for Western Civilization, an ultraconservative student group sworn to protect the West from the perils of multiculturalism, has issued a report claiming the South African ...

Strange Bedfellows Snuggle Under White Sheets
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/03/01/strange-bedfellows-snuggle-under-white-sheets/

Check out the story of the Klansmen and the Crip.A Ku Klux Klan imperial wizard in Alabama and an African-American Crips street gang member in Memphis, Tenn., say they are ...

Ex-Gay Advocates: ‘Change’ Depends on the Definition
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/01/31/ex-gay-advocates-change-depends-on-the-definition/

It depends on what your definition of is … is. We all recall President Bill Clinton’s parsing of words during the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Now, the National Association ...

Judge Ignores ‘Martian law,’ Tosses ‘Sovereign Citizen’ Into Slammer
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/07/20/judge-ignores-martian-law-tosses-sovereign-citizen-into-slammer/

This Georgia judge had heard just about enough nonsense from a “sovereign citizen” charged in a scheme to steal a house.Rockdale County Superior Court Judge David Irwin ...