Hate In The City – We Should Build Bridges
By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine – in The West Indian – September 10, 2016
There are over 1000 hate groups in the United States. Their aim is to cause mayhem and destruction by using religious and other differences to spread hate. It is reported that since 2000 hate groups rose by over 50 percent.
According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, ‘their rise has been fueled by growing anxiety over jobs, immigration, racial and ethnic diversity, the election of Barack Obama as America’s first Black President and the lingering economic crisis. Most of them merely espouse violent theories; some of them are stockpiling weapons and planning attacks.