January 5, 2022
Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Delivers Remarks on the First Anniversary of the Attack on the Capitol
... their right to vote from acts and threats of violence by white supremacists. The framers of the Civil War Amendments ...
May 29, 2022
Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Delivers Commencement Address to the Harvard Classes of 2020 and 2021
... the Civil War. Its first principal task was to battle with white supremacists – particularly the Ku Klux Klan – who ...
October 23, 2012
Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez Speaks at the National Congress of American Indians’ 69th Annual Convention
... with a developmental disability, defacing his body with white supremacist and anti-Native American symbols, and branding ... assistance was requested after racial tensions between white and American Indian students increased in late 2011. ...
February 21, 2018
... investigators soon discovered Harpham’s connections to a white supremacist group. FBI forensic examiners matched the DNA ...
April 18, 2015
... temple in Wisconsin. Page had also previously espoused white supremacist and neo-Nazi views. He acted alone and died in ...
December 9, 2010
... branded – their victim with a swastika, and with other white supremacist and anti-Native American symbols. We are moving ...
April 14, 2010
Attorney General Eric Holder Addresses the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum2010 Days of Remembrance National Tribute Dinner
... of hate. Officer Johns’ killer was an 88-year-old white supremacist and outspoken anti-Semite. In one of our ...
October 29, 2018
Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein Delivers Remarks at a Law Enforcement Roundtable Regarding Improving Identification and Reporting of Hate Crimes
... son. A few months before Mr. Shepard’s death, white supremacists in Jasper, Texas, killed an ...
November 30, 2010
Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez Speaks at the 2010 District of New Mexico Tribal Consultation
... the defendants further defaced the victim’s body with white supremacist and anti-Native American symbols, including ... his head and using marker to write the words "KKK" and "White Power" within the lines of the swastika. The indictment ...
November 18, 2021
Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke Delivers Remarks at Dillard University’s 10th Annual Justice Revius O. Ortique Jr. Lecture on Law and Society
... for all the groups. He had credibility with both the white and Black communities.” In recognition of his ... victim of a cyber harassment campaign, encouraged by the white supremacist website the Daily Stormer. As you can imagine, ...
February 26, 2021
... led efforts to protect our country from the threat of white supremacists, successfully prosecuting hundreds of ...
October 21, 2020
... Security Division, arrested multiple members of the white supremacist group Atomwaffen for making threats against ...
Prepared Remarks of Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen at U.S. Department of State Conference on “Ancient Hatred, Modern Medium: A Conference on Internet Anti-Semitism”
... chat group, where just in the last month, a member of a white supremacist group called Atomwaffen pled guilty to federal ... of this year federal agents arrested a self-proclaimed white nationalist in Washington state who allegedly posted ...
January 16, 2013
Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez Speaks at the Conference on the Transformation of Security and Fundamental Rights Legislation on “Transforming the Law on Freedom of Expression”
... Southern states, black children went to black schools and white children to white schools. Despite the requirement of equal protection of ... our Courts have held that the First Amendment permits white supremacists to march through Jewish and ...
October 16, 2019
Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband Delivers Remarks at Commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr., Hate Crimes Prevention Act
... Evers in Jackson, Mississippi; the murderous bombing by white supremacists of the 16 th Street Baptist Church in ... the three men responsible for his killing were well-known white supremacists. But while the men responsible for ...
December 6, 2022
Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Delivers Remarks at the Civil Rights Division's 65th Anniversary
... 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments. This meant confronting white supremacists who used violence and threats of violence ...
May 20, 2022
Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Delivers Remarks at Justice Department Event Commemorating One-Year Anniversary of COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act
... Civil War with the first fundamental purpose to fight the white supremacist attack on Black civil rights after the Civil ...
September 23, 2022
Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke Delivers Remarks at George Washington University’s Equity Institute Initiative
... and 15th Amendments, coordinating efforts to prosecute white supremacists like the Ku Klux Klan that were ... department. We carry out this work with a recognition that white supremacist violence is real and a threat to democracy. We ...
March 17, 2023
Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke Delivers Remarks at the 12th Annual Black Women’s Roundtable “Women of Power” National Summit
... Voting discrimination and voter suppression are rampant. White supremacy and racially-motivated hate crimes are alive ... a public road in Cedar Key, Florida. And just yesterday, a white supremacist in Georgia received a 20 year sentence following ...
September 12, 2022
Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke Delivers Keynote Remarks at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of West Virginia’s Civil Rights Symposium
... Coketon to a school year of five months while allowing the white schools to maintain an eight-month school year. A Black ... determination to confront the real and present danger of white supremacist violence. In July, a federal grand jury returned ...
April 20, 2023
Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke Delivers Remarks at the African American Mayors Association 2023 Conference Legacy Awards Dinner
... after the Civil War was to coordinate efforts to prosecute white supremacists like the Ku Klux Klan that were ...
May 18, 2022
Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Delivers Remarks at the 2022 Project Safe Neighborhoods National Summit to Reduce Violence and Strengthen Communities
... by the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments, and to hold white supremacists accountable for the terrible violence ...
January 7, 2021
... people were killed, and; Charlottesville, Virginia where a white supremacist drove a car into a crowd of protesters. Under ...
December 12, 2018
Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker Delivers Remarks at the Dallas Police Department on Project Safe Neighborhoods Efforts
... history. He has also helped prosecute 85 alleged white supremacists. This is outstanding work. Let’s hear ... illegal entry by illegal aliens, increased the number of white collar defendants, the number of drug defendants, and ...
October 25, 2021
Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Gives Remarks at the Civil Rights Division’s Virtual Conference: Confronting Hate: Strategies for Prevention, Accountability and Justice
... men responsible for killing James Byrd Jr. were well-known white supremacists. But while the men responsible for these ...