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Tensions Rise In South Africa Following White Supremacist Killing

AP | MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VENTERSDORP, South Africa — A racially charged standoff outside a courthouse where a teenager and another black farm worker were charged with ki...

Threats, Violence Against Congress Show Urgent Need for King Records Act

Thom Hartmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Thom Hartmann

The new King Act is a rare opportunity for Americans to actually to do something about needless government secrecy. It's time that we have all the information about a historic figure's death on the table.

10 Plagues Excerpted from Bernie Madoff's Last Seder at Home

Nato Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Nato Green

Recently authorities uncovered a DVD from the attic of imprisoned Ponzi scheme millionaire Bernie Madoff's family mansion in Montauk, Long Island that captures the family's last Seder together.

Daniel Cowart Pleads Guilty In Plot To Kill Obama (VIDEO)

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) -- A Tennessee man authorities say is a white supremacist has pleaded guilty to plotting to kill then-presidential candidate Barac...

The Hutaree Militia & the Charge of Seditious Conspiracy

Leonard Zeskind | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Leonard Zeskind

9 People from the Hutaree militia have been charged with seditious conspiracy in a Michigan federal court. No one on the radical right has ever been convicted of plotting to overthrow by force of arms the US Government. Will this be the first?

With Friends Like Rand Paul, Who Needs Enemies?

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Ross

Rand Paul may be the vanguard of a new Tea Party politician, which should cause one party to get down on its knees and give thanks: The Democrats.

Amazon UK Sells Terrorist Book Used By Teenage White Supremacist: Should It Be Removed?

UK Press Association | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Online retailer Amazon is facing pressure to stop selling copies of terrorist books downloaded by a teenage white supremacist whose racist father prod...

Feeling the Hate at CPAC 2010 With Andrew Breitbart, Hannah Giles and the Crazy Mob

Max Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Max Blumenthal

While I was filming at CPAC for a forthcoming project, I was confronted by Hannah Giles, Andrew Breitbart and a mob of crazed teabaggers.

Cancer, John Mayer and "Please Don't Call Me Racist" : Diffusing the R-Bomb

Molly Secours | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Molly Secours

It wasn't until recovering from stage IV uterine cancer that I began to notice the parallels between cancer and racism -- and potentially similar paths of recovery.

Taking a Stand Against Hate: Hotels Bar American Renaissance

Fred Redmond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Fred Redmond

Refusing to provide a forum for hate is not a denial of First Amendment free speech rights.

Neo-Nazis, Militants Eye Tea Party for Recruitment (VIDEO)

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

Produced by HuffPost's Eyes & Ears Citizen Journalism Unit Tea parties are proving very attractive to both white supremacists and the militia movemen...

Guilt by Association: The Southern Poverty Law Center Hurls a Punch

Carol M. Swain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carol M. Swain

A few days ago, I received a notice from a friend informing me that the Southern Poverty Law Center had included me in this week's HateWatch. I linke...

William White, guilty on 4 counts, not guilty on 3 counts | The Roanoke Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A federal jury has found Roanoke white supremacist William A. White guilty on four counts and not guilty on three counts. ...

Islamist Terrorists Take Page From US Hate Groups' Internet PlayBook

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

Islamist terrorist arrests across this country since last January run the gamut. White and black, young and middle-aged, single and married, homegrown and foreign born, and legal and illegal immigrants.

Haitian Catastrophe: For Racists, a Good Laugh

Mark Potok | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mark Potok

For most Americans, the sight of the catastrophe in Haiti provoked an outpouring of sympathy and support for the victims. But Billy Roper and those like him are not like most Americans.

White Supremacists Need Health Care, Too

Sarah Lovinger | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sarah Lovinger

If a white guy who harbored a lot of racist sentiments came to my clinic with chest pain, I'd evaluate him and give him urgent care, without asking his political beliefs. So why are white racists so opposed to health care reform?

James Von Brunn, Accused Holocaust Museum Shooter, Appears In Court

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — An 89-year-old white supremacist charged with killing a security guard at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum was ordered to remain ...

Probing the Pentagon: Are Gays Really More Dangerous than Neo-Nazis?

J. Richard Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
J. Richard Cohen

A neo-Nazi skinhead who wants to obtain weapons and combat training to use in a future, domestic "race war" can most likely continue serving in the US army with impunity.

New SPLC Report Details 75 Radical Plots, Rampages

Mark Potok | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Potok

This special report by the Southern Poverty Law Center shows that domestic right-wing terrorism is far more prevalent than most Americans realize.

In Which I Extend An Olive Branch to White Supremacists

Patrick Sauer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Patrick Sauer

I found out that I too had been the discussion amongst the Hitler-loving crowd. I've decided to do something about it: start a dialogue, bridge the gap, and find common ground.

The White Supremacist in Us

Rinku Sen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rinku Sen

Collectively, we bemoan the backwardness of "some" people before we move on, thinking of racism as isolated extremism.

The New White Nationalism in America

Carol M. Swain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carol M. Swain

This book is a warning and a wake-up call for Americans who cherish the civil rights vision of an integrated America, a common humanity, and equality before God and law.

What Does an Extremist Look Like?

Geri Spieler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geri Spieler

Is an extremist tall, short, young, old, thin, fat? Would you know if the person standing next to you was about to pull out a gun and shoot? Scary ...

Recent Shootings Show Threat Of 'Lone Wolf' Terrorists

AP | DEVLIN BARRETT and EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — An elderly man enters a crowded museum carrying a rifle and begins shooting. A young man in Arkansas pulls the trigger outside a mi...

What Right Wing Threat?

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
John Wellington Ennis

Maybe continually over-simplifying every issue in politics into a siege upon America actually helps bring about a siege mentality in Americans.