Mapping hate: The rise of hate groups in the US
Paper’s reference in the IEEE style?
“Mapping hate: The rise of hate groups in the US.” [Online]. Available: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/interactive/2017/02/mapping-hate-rise-hate-groups-170222085001012.html. [Accessed: 16-Apr-2017].
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- social media hate groups
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This is a newspaper article
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What was the paper about?
The article reports on the increase in hate-groups in the United States as tracked by the Southern Poverty Law Centre (SPLC)
Hate groups tracked include anti-Muslim , anti-immigrant, anti-LGBT, white nationalist, neo-Nazi, neo-Confederate and black separatist organisations.
The report identifies a sharp increase in anti-Muslim groups, growing from 37 to 101 between 2015 and 2016.
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