Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Tag: southern poverty law center

FBI Says It Won’t Designate the Proud...

The FBI has reneged on labeling the Proud Boys an "extremist" group, contradicting recent law enforcement documents suggesting the agency had planned to stick...

Men Linked to White Nationalist Group Arrested...

A hate watchdog group says men arrested in connection to a racially charged brawl that broke out at a Washington state bar over the...

110 Confederate Monuments Removed In U.S. Since...

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — It took generations to erect all the nation's Confederate monuments, and a new report shows they're being removed at a...

Author Charles Murray, Purported to be a...

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Harvard University is hosting a talk by an author who co-wrote a book discussing racial differences in intelligence and touched...

George and Amal Clooney Donate $1M to...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — George and Amal Clooney are donating $1 million to fight hate groups. The couple announced Tuesday that their Clooney Foundation for...

Facebook Bans the Accounts of White Nationalist...

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Facebook has banned the Facebook and Instagram accounts of a white nationalist who attended the rally in Charlottesville, Va.,...

Immigration Judges at Georgia Detention Center Under...

ATLANTA (AP) — A legal advocacy group says immigration judges at a Georgia detention center are breaking rules of professional conduct and violating the...

Separate and Unequal Still: Lawsuit Alleges Mississippi Intentionally...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi is denying good schools to African-American students in violation of the federal law that enabled the state to rejoin...

Public Calls for Boycott of A&E’s ‘Generation...

A&E is set to air a documentary series focusing on the lives of Ku Klux Klan members, but some are calling for a boycott before...

More than 300 Hate Crimes Reported After...

It's only been one week since Republican Donald Trump emerged victorious in the race for the White House, but already several reports of hate...

Southern Poverty Law Center to Designate ‘White...

Just last week, a group of gun-toting, Confederate flag-waving members of the White Lives Matter movement surrounded the Houston NAACP headquarters to demand accountability...

Louisiana Judge Running Illegal Debtors’ Prison Agrees...

A Louisiana judge accused of operating a 'modern day debtors prison' agreed Monday to end the practice of incarcerating individuals who can't afford to...

As Majority-Black New Orleans City Council Votes...

In the old Confederacy, traditions die hard.  And this certainly holds true for the symbol of slavery, white supremacy and domestic terrorism, at a...

Less Than Ten Months After the Charleston...

Over a century and a half since the end of the Civil War, the spirit of the Confederacy lives on in the hearts and...

With Texas ‘Campus Carry’ Law, Professors are...

With Texas’ new open-carry law scheduled to take effect on public college campuses in August, the Lone Star state has given its gun-toting white...

A Year of Hate: Southern Poverty Law...

In a nation in which racism is endemic and yet there is widespread denial over its existence, hate groups are on the rise in...

Donald Trump’s Special Brand of Racism and...

Donald Trump once said he has a good relationship with “the Blacks” and he said “I cherish women” after making misogynist and sexist statements....

8 Interesting Questions Drawn From A KKK...

Do You Honestly Believe in the Practice of REAL Fraternity? The Ku Klux Klan tried to hammer home that it was a close-knit group, a fraternity. In...

Report: In the Age of Obama, Racist...

In the age of Obama, the racist hate group has turned into the racist "lone wolf," executing or attempting an act of domestic terrorism...

Black Residents Worried About Increased KKK Presence...

Though the Southern Poverty Law Center claims that the Ku Klux Klan is in its "last gasp" and has just 4,000 to 6,000 members...

The Anti-Obama Hate Just Keeps On Coming

I often read the blogs and websites of those with political views that differ from mine, just to see what they are thinking. On...