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Map Shows Active Hate Groups In SC, NC

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Southern Poverty Law Center has created a map showing, what they call, active hate groups in the United States.

The organization’s interactive map breaks down the groups by state.

Across the nation in 2013, SPLC reports 939 active hate groups.  South Carolina had 20 active groups, while North Carolina had 33, according to the website.

Those listed on the map as active in our area include:

NameTypeCity
Die AuserwahltenRacist SkinheadSpartanburg
Dixie RepublicNeo-ConfederateTravelers Rest
European-American Unity and Rights OrganizationWhite NationalistWoodruff
League of the South/Southern Culture CenterNeo-ConfederateAbbeville
Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux KlanKu Klux KlanSC
National Socialist Freedom MovementNeo-NaziSC
New Empire Knights of the Ku Klux KlanKu Klux KlanAbbeville
Southern National CongressNeo-ConfederateTravelers Rest
The Creativity AllianceNeo-NaziSC
True Light Pentecost ChurchAnti-LGBTSpartanburg
United Northern and Southern Knights of the Ku Klux KlanKu Klux KlanSpartanburg
Confederate HammerskinRacist SkinheadNC
Crew 38Racist SkinheadNC
National Socialist MovementNeo-NaziNC
Old Glory SkinheadRacist SkinheadNC
Southern National CongressNeo-ConfederateNC
The Creativity AllianceNeo-NaziNC


The organization says only organizations and their chapters known to be active during the year were included in the report.  The list was compiled using hate group publications and websites, citizen and law enforcement reports, field sources and news reports.

Find out more about how the information on the map was gathered by clicking here.

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