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Once Again, Racism Rears Up in the Sons of Confederate Veterans
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/02/11/once-again-racism-rears-up-in-the-sons-of-confederate-veterans/

For much of the last decade, the Sons of Confederate Veterans (SCV) has been roiled by an internal civil war between racial extremists and those who want to keep the Southern ...

Geographical Analysis of Hate Groups Listed by SPLC Released
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/05/11/the-atlantic-publishes-geographical-analysis-of-hate-groups-listed-by-splc/

Today, The Atlantic magazine published an analysis of the Southern Poverty Law Center’s list of hate groups, which hit a high in 2010 of 1,002 groups. The analysis provides ...

Jim Gilchrist Continues Denying Ties to Shawna Forde as He Tries to Revive Minutemen
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2014/08/05/jim-gilchrist-continues-denying-ties-to-shawna-forde-as-he-tries-to-revive-minutemen/

As the Minuteman Project attempts to restore its influence amid what some feel is a new crisis brewing on the border, the project’s co-founder Jim Gilchrist has been barnstorming ...

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 ...

British Muslim-Basher Sentenced in UK After Entering US Illegally
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2013/01/08/british-muslim-basher-sentenced-in-uk-after-entering-us-illegally/

Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, the immigrant-bashing, Muslim-hating leader of the far-right English Defense League was sentenced yesterday to 10 months in a British prison after pleading ...

Radical Right Joins in Secession Frenzy
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/11/14/radical-right-joins-in-secession-frenzy/

Hundreds of thousands of disgruntled conservatives, still smarting from the re-election of President Obama last week, are signing petitions to allow more than 30 states to ...

Charges Against We Are Change Leader Belie Group’s Pacifist Image
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/09/01/charges-against-we-are-change-leader-belie-pacifist-image/

We Are Change (WAC) is an organization that likes to quote Martin Luther King Jr., Einstein, Gandhi and others talking about the evils of war. It describes itself as a nonviolent ...

Hate Group Leader to Serve as California State Judge
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/06/20/hate-group-leader-to-serve-as-california-state-judge/

Gary Kreep, a longtime antigovernment activist, “birther” and hate group leader who uses anti-Obama rhetoric as a proxy for anti-Muslim hate, has emerged victorious in ...

Dawn of ‘Red America’: Extremists React to SCOTUS Ruling
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/06/29/dawn-of-red-america-extremists-react-to-scotus-ruling/

Antigovernment activists and far-right extremists are waxing hysterical over yesterday’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold President Obama’s signature achievement, ...

Nativist Leader Says Violence May be Needed to Save ‘White America’
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/08/23/nativist-leader-calls-for-violent-acts-to-save-white-america/

While much of the political rhetoric on the right these days is laden with violent imagery and gun-based metaphors, outright suggestions of political violence remain relatively ...