Eoin Higgins, staff writer
"We must never allow this painful past to repeat itself."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"An alarming development that heightens the risk of nuclear war."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"This is why we need to eliminate all nuclear weapons. This is why we need...


Hate is alive but not quite as well as in the early days of our acclaimed Kenyan Muslim leader, says this year's mixed-bag report from the Southern Poverty Law Center, which makes for fascinating if disconcerting reading. The good news: Activity by hate groups declined from their historic highs, with the biggest drop among so-called patriot groups, followed by neo-Nazis, racist skinheads, white separatists and Ku Klux Klanners. The bad news: Many of the groups have gone further underground, or...