The Hatewatch blog is managed by the staff of the Intelligence Project of the Southern Poverty Law Center, an Alabama-based civil rights organization.
Right Wing Watch: Ted Nugent goes on unhinged rant about shooting immigrants, ‘crushing’ Democrats, putting Hillary in jail.
Idaho Statesman: GOP leader from Idaho Falls warn of Muslims ‘inflitrating’ the state so they can ‘rise up and kill’.
Crooks and Liars: Wisconsin Lutheran pastor resigns after sending rape threat email to local blogger.
WNEM-TV (Saginaw, MI): Mid-Michigan couple in militia group accused of stealing money, stockpiling weapons.
Raw Story: Georgia florist says she will serve adulterers, but not gay people, since that’s ‘a different kind of sin.’
Talking Points Memo: Mike Huckabee warns that gay-rights movement won’t stop ‘until there are no more churches.’
Media Matters: Does MSNBC know that it’s giving a platform to a virulent anti-LGBT hate group?
Salon: How right-wing bigots managed to invent a white-supremacist Jesus, battling under a banner of ‘religious freedom.’
Talking Points Memo: Yelp users troll owners of Indiana pizzeria who vow not to cater same-sex weddings.
Times Union (Albany, NY): Reputed Klansman facing federal charges in alleged anti-Muslim X-ray plot asks judge to dismiss charges.
WWSB-TV (Sarasota, FL): Bradenton restaurant receives disturbing message from self-proclaimed KKK member.
Crooks and Liars: Ex-Rep. Michelle Bachmann compares President Obama to deranged Germanwings pilot for negotiations with Iran.
Raw Story: Florida chef fires back at KKK threats over his interracial marriage, describes caller as a ‘coward.’
Daily Journal (Park Hill, MO): Appeals court denies KKK group’s effort to overturn pamphlet-distribution ban.
Los Angeles Times: Cliven Bundy and his posse tackle the U.S. government again, this time with official help.
MassLive: Scott Lively announces he’s expanding his anti-LGBT operations to Southern California.
Salon: Robert Jeffress tells Liberty University students that 9/11 terrorist attacks were God’s punishment for abortion.
Right Wing Watch: Glenn Beck warns that criticism of Indiana’s ‘religious freedom’ law will lead to concentration camps.
New York Daily News: Plainclothes NYPD officer caught on video trying to humiliate Uber driver for being an immigrant.
WFAA-TV (Dallas, TX): Dallas mayoral candidate arrested, charged with tagging LGBT community with ‘666’ graffiti.
Access ADL: White supremacists stage protests across the nation against purported ‘white genocide.’
KRGV-TV (Rio Grande Valley, TX): Onetime border militiaman Kevin Massey seeks dismissal of felony gun-possession charges.
Think Progress: Arkansas could soon become nation’s most anti-LGBT state if governor signs ‘religious freedom’ bill.
Right Wing Watch: Indiana activist urges state officials not to ‘clarify’ that ‘religious freedom’ bill doesn’t legalize discrimination.
Crooks and Liars: Montana ‘Patriot’ figure arrested for buying an illegally altered machine gun.
American Prospect: America’s willful ignorance of our history of lynching feeds modern-day racial hatred
Think Progress: Nevada lawmaker proposes new anti-transgender bill pushed by out-of-state lobbyist.
Raw Story: Connecticut college cancels classes over ‘No Niggers’ warning scrawled in bathroom.
Talking Points Memo: Ex-Gov. John Sununu accuses President Obama of ‘inciting’ birthers by planning trip to Kenya.
Montgomery Advertiser: Despite what some leaders claim, the Constitution, not the Bible, is the supreme law of the land.
Associated Press: Indiana tries to contain the backlash from bill legalizing anti-LGBT discrimination.
Media Matters: Discredited conspiracy theorist Larry Klayman is behind lawsuit accusing Hillary Clinton of racketeering.
Right Wing Watch: Retired Army Gen. Jerry Boykin calls on ‘God’s army’ to rise up and fight the ‘evil’ of gay rights.
Wonkette: Michigan AFA leader warns his constituents that there is a gay man in their midst, editing the Midland paper.
Talking Points Memo: Oklahoma students who used racist chant reportedly learned it at national SAE leadership gathering.
Arizona Journal: Arizona State Sen. Sylvia Allen comes under scrutiny for her actions surrounding law-enforcement bill.
Texas Observer: Riot at for-profit immigrant-detention center leaves small town pondering its future.
Washington Post: After spending 48 hours on the most toxic spaces on Reddit, some lessons in civility and futility.
CNN: Indiana’s Gov. Pence signs bill permitting businesses to reject gays, NCAA expresses concern.
Communities Digital News: If you think ISIS is our biggest terrorism threat, think again.
Raw Story: Arizona Tea Party senator declares that church service attendance should become mandatory.
Think Progress: Retired Cardinals pitcher Curt Ford punched by white man at gas station who shouted racial slurs.
Identities.Mic: America’s hate groups are everywhere you’d least expect it.
Right Wing Watch: Rick Wiles warns that ‘violence and bloodshed’ against Christians is coming to America.
The Daily Beast: The silver lining in those hate-group statistics is that it’s getting harder out there for them.
Talking Points Memo: Who is the mysterious lawyer responsible for California’s ‘shoot all the gays’ initiative?
Talking Points Memo: California attorney general vows to try to scuttle initiative mandating the execution of gay people.
NJ.com: New Jersey’s high ranking among states with hate groups means we all need to get to work.
Raw Story: Ex-Oklahoma frat member asks for forgiveness for racist chant in video that went viral.
Salon: What’s at stake in the constitutional mess over Texas’ license plates and the Confederate flag.
Montgomery Advertiser (AL): Ku Klux Klan members protest Civil Right anniversary, claim that thousands more are joining them.
Valley Morning Star (Harlingen, TX): ‘Militia man’ who patrolled Texas border found competent to stand trial on weapon-possession charges.
Huffington Post: Oklahoma rejects man’s pro-LGBT vanity license plate because it would be ‘sexual in nature.’
Talking Points Memo: ‘Duck Dynasty’ star Phil Robertson imagines vivid rape and murder scenario for atheist family.
WLOS-TV (Asheville, NC): ‘White genocide’ signs popping up around Asheville, leaving residents confused.
Right Wing Watch: Heritage Foundation event defends ‘ex-gay therapy’ as sound science, claims limit harm young people.
Raw Story: Texas racists break into black student’s home, terrorize her with threats of lynching.
Crooks and Liars: How Nevada’s Cliven Bundy faction plans to eradicate the BLM in Nevada.
WBRC-TV (Jackson, MS): Two Aryan Brotherhood members arrested in drug raid.
Animals 24-7: Humane Society of the U.S. president Wayne Pacelle cultivate ties with virulent anti-LGBT pastor.
Access ADL: FBI publishes manual on how law enforcement can deal with hate crimes.
Equality Matters: Conservative pundit Erick Erickson leading campaign for draconian anti-LGBT law in Georgia.
WMC-TV (Corinth, MS): Suspect in beating of gay man says he feared man would reveal his bisexuality.
Talking Points Memo: FBI looking into Florida cops linked to racist video depiction of President Obama.
Right Wing Watch: Tony Perkins warns that a favorable Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage could lead to a full-blown revolution.
Oregonian: Feds indict Coos County ‘sovereign citizen’ for filing phony liens against federal judges, prosecutors.
DiversityInc: AOL.com’s comments section becoming a haven for hate mongers.
Clarion-Ledger (Jackson, MS): Corinth police investigating brutal assault as an anti-gay hate crime, which aren’t designated in Mississippi.
Argus-Leader (Sioux Falls, SD): South Dakotans worried that polygamist FLDS group wants to expand its presence.
Al Jazeera America: Muslim police officers allege harassment, ‘constant suspicion.’
Orange County Register (CA): Garden Grove woman, part of white supremacist gang, gets 20 years for kidnapping, assault.
Raw Story: AFA’s Sandy Rios warns her Christian listeners to prepare for ‘martyrdom’ if Supreme Court sanctions same-sex marriage
Rolling Stone: Meet Alex Jones, the most paranoid man in America, and the leader of the conspiracist right.
Raw Story: Joyful white guys finish ahead of struggling woman, black man in promotional shot for Georgia college’s catalog.
E&E News: Minnesota lawmaker calls Bundy supporters ‘thugs,’ urges BLM to seek justice for standoff behavior.
Raw Story: Gay lawmaker shames Idaho colleagues for legislation calling for the impeachment of federal judges who legalize same-sex marriage.
Army Times: Army investigates vicious ‘Racial Thursdays’ tradition at battalion in Alaska.
Salon: Laura Ingraham’s compares Arabic version of Pledge of Allegiance to a neo-Nazi version.
Los Angeles Times: FBI says ‘community deserves answers’ in hanging of black Mississippi man, as preliminary autopsy suggests suicide.
Right Wing Watch: Peter LaBarbera claims gays ‘seeking to penetrate the minds of youth,’ just like Hitler.