Tuesday, January 31

Hate Map | Southern Poverty Law Center

"... Rise of Hate Groups - The SPLC has documented an explosive rise in the number of hate groups since the turn of the century, driven in part by anger over Latino immigration and demographic projections showing that whites will no longer hold majority status in the country by around 2040. As the chart shows, this rise accelerated in 2009, the year President Obama took office, before leveling off and beginning to decline in 2011. Read about our most recent count in 2015, when the total number of groups increased for the first time in three years (download a PDF of the HateMap). ..."
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Southern Poverty Law Center: Hate & Extremism
W - List of organizations designated by the Southern Poverty Law Center as hate groups