Southern Poverty Law Center
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In an email dated May 9, Jennifer Roback Morse, head of anti-LGBT hate group the Ruth Institute (RI), announced that Paul Sullins would be joining the organization “to continue his work and share his findings.”
A member of the New Jersey-based Aryan Strikeforce has pleaded guilty to transporting more than a pound of methamphetamine as part of a drug- and gun-running operation on the East Coast.
A Maryland Ku Klux Klan leader who fired a gun during the deadly Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, has pleaded no contest to the charge.
Millions of antisemitic tweets last year; ‘Dark web’ sites get mainstream boost; California front-runner an unapologetic bigot; and more.
Five sovereign citizens, including a man previously convicted of vehicular assault, were convicted last week by a Knoxville, Tennessee jury of more than 200 counts of filing fraudulent liens against public officials.
The Trump administration’s decision to separate children from their parents at the border is heartless, cruel, and will traumatize young people.
The far-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos has been invited to speak by a group funded by the Hungarian government this month.
Abortion clinics face surge of attacks; Sessions says border agents will separate kids; Kansas man who shot Indian worker gets life in prison; and more.
A Georgia freeway sniper, who apparently idolized a Florida mass shooter, also appeared fascinated with German Nazis and their World War II military machine.
Anti-LGBT hate group leader Scott Lively garners enough votes for Massachusetts gubernatorial primary
Leader of anti-LGBT hate group Abiding Truth Ministries and longtime anti-LGBT activist Scott Lively picked up enough votes at the Massachusetts Republican convention to be placed on the primary ballot in the upcoming 2018 gubernatorial race.
A murder suspect with Nazi swastikas tattooed on each shoulder faced arraignment today in Virginia, three days after a 46-year-old man was fatally gunned down in his home.
Russian propaganda can be mind-bending; Ex-Reddit CEO says incels must go; ADF freaks out after Amazon blocks fundraising; and more.
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Most of the victims in Alek Minassian's van rampage in Toronto were women. There’s reason to believe that was his goal.
The SPLC asked a judge today to immediately increase attorneys’ access to their clients at LaSalle Detention Center in Jena, Louisiana.
On Thursday, the Montreal Gazette unmasked prominent Canadian neo-Nazi Gabriel Sohier Chaput as "Zeiger," a prolific propagandist and leader at the heart of a resurgence of fascist activity both on and offline in recent years.
Atomwaffen activists in military ranks too; AmRen white nationalists boast of youth gains; Facebook caves in to right-wing claims; and more.
Two men who joined in white nationalist violence at last summer’s Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia were convicted this week in separate jury trials of assaulting a black counter-protester.
A U.S. magistrate judge recommended today that the SPLC’s lawsuit against neo-Nazi leader Andrew Anglin be allowed to go forward, rejecting Anglin’s claim that his orchestration of a terror campaign against a Jewish woman was protected by the First Amendment.
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.