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SPLC: Hate Is Our Business

Paul Jacob, Last week, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) released a report entitled The Year in Hate and Extremism. It missed more than half the story. “The number of anti-Muslim hate groups in the United States has nearly tripled since 2015,” summarized the Washington Post, “due in part to radical Islamic attacks and the

Racist online forums linked to deadly hate crimes: rights group report

 A white supremacist charged with killing three people near two Jewish community facilities in suburban Kansas City this week posted more than 12,000 messages on a racist website which carries the slogan “No Jews, Just Right,” according to a leading organization that tracks hate groups. The online activity by Frazier Glenn Cross follows a trend

SPLC: ‘More Than Half of White Americans’ Anti-Black

CNN contributor blasts SPLC for profiting off racial division  Mikael Thalen, During an interview with CNN last week, Mark Potok of the Southern Poverty Law Center boldly claimed that more than half of white Americans hate blacks. While discussing whether or not white on black crime has increased in recent years, Potok argued that a