Tag: white supremacists

Do certain areas attract hate groups?

Do certain areas attract hate groups?

| April 22, 2014

We seen it in various areas, especially in some western areas during recent years—folks have developed enclaves of those who hate based on race. Some people even have gone as far to try to bring back charters requiring towns to be all white.  But, is it the fault of the people living there or is […]

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Mayor resigns after announcing views sympathetic with white supremacist friend

Mayor resigns after announcing views sympathetic with white supremacist friend

| April 22, 2014

No doubt, the U.S. still has a long way to go regarding race relations. Still, it is encouraging to note that a significant amount of people will stand up and protest what they consider to be racist sentiments from public officials and that their voices sometimes are heard loudly and cleary. Mo. mayor resigns after […]

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Hammerin’ Hank’ Aaron slugs it out with Obama attackers

Hammerin’ Hank’ Aaron slugs it out with Obama attackers

| April 19, 2014

By Benjamin F. Chavis Jr. NNPA Columnist Major League Baseball’s home run king, Henry Louis “Hank” Aaron has just knocked another one out of the park. But this time, Aaron wasn’t on a baseball diamond. Aaron stood up boldly on the national stage and blasted a political homerun against Republicans who have made a sport […]

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White supremacist held in killings at Jewish center

White supremacist held in killings at Jewish center

| April 14, 2014

As the U.S. continues to commit itself to fighting terrorism abroad, the threat continues to raise its head within our borders. While it seems to have been only as of late that the nation has been fighting this battle overseas, domestic terrorism has existed in this nation for quite some time. Just ask the people […]

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Report: Extremist groups decreasing in number in U.S. – CNN.com

Report: Extremist groups decreasing in number in U.S. – CNN.com

| February 27, 2014

Report: U.S. hate groups decreasing in number By Elizabeth Landau, CNN Members of the Fraternal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan in Pulaski, Tennessee, in 2009. (CNN) — Far-right extremist groups had been on the rise, particularly in reaction to President Obama’s election in 2008 and the financial crisis around the same time. But […]

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