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On the far right, neo-Nazis, racists hail Brett Kavanaugh's elevation to Supreme Court as open season on women, minority rights in America
To neo-Nazi-in-hiding Andrew Anglin, the elevation of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court is a milestone, one that he hopes will result in an end to women’s rights across the country.
In 2014, Don Adams put off going to the hospital for treatment of an infection after the state of Tennessee failed to promptly decide on his application to TennCare, the state’s federally funded Medicaid program.
Trump unleashes flood of abuse on Soros; Le Pen distances herself from Bannon; Taylor Swift endorsement enrages the Nazis; and more.
SPLC lawsuit against unconstitutionally deficient medical care at Angola prison in Louisiana goes to trial
Alton Adams began having problems with his right leg soon after he was incarcerated at the Louisiana State Penitentiary.
The anti-Muslim hate group ACT for America is taking its message to college campuses. ACT’s lead activism strategist, Scott Presler, is scheduled to speak at the University of Akron on Oct. 10. This appears to be the first stop on a fall speaking tour that Presler has lined up, and is part of a greater effort by hate groups to push their agendas onto students.
Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court is a devastating blow to the values you and I share.
CNP retreat celebrates Kavanaugh ascension; UDC’s past continues to haunt it; Providence protesters brawl near state capital; and more.
Lorena Barnum Sabbs was just 11 years old when she was arrested.
The following is a list of activities and events linked to American white supremacist, neo-Nazi, anti-LGBT, anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim groups in Europe. Organizations listed as hate groups are designated with an asterisk.
A woman with ties to the group Patriot Movement AZ (PMAZ) pleaded guilty today to a felony for her role in an anti-Muslim crime at an Arizona mosque earlier this year. But as part of the plea deal, she will face no jail time.
The National Policy Institute (NPI), a white supremacist think tank headed by Richard Bertrand Spencer, has just regained tax-exempt status from the Internal Revenue Service.
ADF claims White House debriefed it on Kavanaugh; Gab faces payments cutoff; Judge blocks ending protections for immigrants; and more.
A member of the neo-Confederate League of the South (LOS) has pleaded not guilty to taking part in the beating of a black man after the “Unite the Right” rally turned violent in August 2017.
Before fleeing Somalia, Yuusuf was a teacher.
QAnoners love Trump’s text alert test; 4chan hate group numbers have exploded; Roosh V has to shut down his misogynist site; and more.
The following is a list of activities and events of anti-LGBT organizations. Organizations listed as anti-LGBT hate groups are designated with an asterisk.
Benjamin Drake Daley, one of four men just charged federally in Virginia with rioting in Charlottesville in August 2017, was involved five months earlier in similar violence in California.
The pipeline from 4chan to Fox News; Media figures back white nationalist candidate; Silence on white supremacy harms surveillance work; and more.
Four members of racist, antisemitic 'Rise Above Movement' charged with rioting at 'Unite the Right' tiki-torch march
Four members of the racist and antisemitic “Rise Above Movement” face federal charges of traveling to Charlottesville, Virginia, with the intent of rioting at the “Unite the Right” rally in 2017.
The Stewart Detention Center where Mateo was held sits in Lumpkin, Georgia, about 150 miles south of Atlanta. With a capacity of 1,996 people, it is one of the nation’s largest immigration prisons. In one important way, however, Stewart is like many other such facilities: It is far from cities where detainees would have easier access to counsel