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One Million Moms, a far-right Christian group, is offended by Hallmark commercial of newlywed women kissing

One Million Moms, a far-right Christian group, is offended by Hallmark commercial of newlywed women kissing

A coterie of Karens, banded together under the banner "One Million Moms," have called for a boycott of the Hallmark Channel after it ran a commercial that showed a married couple kissing. The Karens
Report exposes Chick-fil-A's donations to the SPLC and other leftist groups

Report exposes Chick-fil-A's donations to the SPLC and other leftist groups

Chick-fil-A reportedly donated $2,500 to the Southern Poverty Law Center in 2017, according to a new report. The SPLC has designated Christian beliefs on same-sex marriage as "hate." What are the
How Hate Groups Abuse The Tax Code To Fund Their Activities

How Hate Groups Abuse The Tax Code To Fund Their Activities

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis. The cacophony of radical right-wing violence that...
Facebook Has Banked Nearly $1.6 Million From SPLC Designated Hate Groups Since May 2018

Facebook Has Banked Nearly $1.6 Million From SPLC Designated Hate Groups Since May 2018

Facebook claims to be doing a lot to . But Facebook has also cashed nearly $1.6 million in ad money from organizations designated as hate groups by the Southern Poverty Law Center between May 2018 and
AI helped Facebook identify and ban 200 white supremacist groups

AI helped Facebook identify and ban 200 white supremacist groups

Facebook revealed in a blog post that its automated systems helped to identify and ban 200 white supremecist groups from its platform.
Tracking online hate groups reveals why they’re resilient to bans

Tracking online hate groups reveals why they’re resilient to bans

When Facebook kicked the KKK, it re-formed on a Russia-based social network.
Michigan Cop Being Investigated for KKK Memorabilia Shot and Killed a Black Man in 2009

Michigan Cop Being Investigated for KKK Memorabilia Shot and Killed a Black Man in 2009

A man touring the officer's home discovered Confederate memorabilia, framed application for the Ku Klux Klan.
Not even anti-immigrant groups are defending Trump’s ‘go back’ tweets

Not even anti-immigrant groups are defending Trump’s ‘go back’ tweets

Too basic for even his base. The post Not even anti-immigrant groups are defending Trump’s ‘go back’ tweets appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Hundreds of Current and Former Law Enforcement Officers Reportedly Found in Extremist Facebook Groups

Hundreds of Current and Former Law Enforcement Officers Reportedly Found in Extremist Facebook Groups

Hundreds of current and former police officers and other law enforcement personnel are members of “Confederate, anti-Islam, misogynistic or anti-government militia groups” on Facebook, by the U.S.
Report: Hundreds of Police Officers Belong to Racist Facebook Groups

Report: Hundreds of Police Officers Belong to Racist Facebook Groups

Investigative journalists have discovered hundreds of law enforcement officers around the country who are active in members-only Facebook groups that are based on racism, hate and ... well, it would

Facebook bans several major UK far-right groups

Facebook has banned a swath of UK far-right groups including the British National party (BNP), the English Defence League (EDL) and Britain First. The action is part of its ongoing clampdown on
The SPLC has been maligning conservatives for years. Sen. Tom Cotton wants an investigation of their tax status.

The SPLC has been maligning conservatives for years. Sen. Tom Cotton wants an investigation of their tax status.

A high-profile Senate conservative is calling on the Trump administration to look into the tax exempt status of an organization that has become infamous for maligning conservative organizations at
Slack removes more than two dozen accounts tied to hate groups

Slack removes more than two dozen accounts tied to hate groups

Slack is giving the boot to users with ties to hate groups. On Thursday, the messaging company announced that it had removed more than two dozen users that were affiliated with hate groups. In all,
The Southern Poverty Law Center just fired its co-founder

The Southern Poverty Law Center just fired its co-founder

The civil rights group said he failed to reflect “the mission of the organization and the values we hope to instill in the world.”

Slack removed 28 accounts with ties to hate groups

Today, Slack removed 28 group accounts because of their "clear affiliation with known hate groups." The news comes shortly after the media organization Unicorn Riot leaked Slack messages by the group
Utah bill banning conversion therapy dies after being replaced with toothless substitute

Utah bill banning conversion therapy dies after being replaced with toothless substitute

A bill that would have made Utah the 16th state to ban conversion therapy for LGBTQ youth is dead after lawmakers stripped it of its most important components. The original bill, HB 399, mirrored
Hate Groups in the United States Have Grown as Trump Stokes the Flames, New Report Says

Hate Groups in the United States Have Grown as Trump Stokes the Flames, New Report Says

For the fourth straight year, hate groups in the United States have grown in number. Donald Trump used his campaign and continues to use his presidency to stoke the flames of white fear and
The number of U.S. hate groups keeps surging, largely thanks to young, white men

The number of U.S. hate groups keeps surging, largely thanks to young, white men

The number of hate groups nationwide reached a record high in 2018, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.
The number of hate groups in the US reached a record high in 2018

The number of hate groups in the US reached a record high in 2018

The Southern Poverty Law Center expects the number of hate groups to keep growing as the US becomes more diverse.

SPLC: Number Of Active Hate Groups In US Soared To ‘Record High’ In 2018

The number of active hate groups in the United States soared to a “record high” of 1,020 in 2018, according...