Ten Ways to Fight Hate: A community response guide by the Souther Poverty Law Center."

A Community Response Guide

from the Southern Poverty Law Center

In recent years, the FBI has reported between 7,000 and 8,000 hate crime incidents per year. More often than not, when hate flares up, good people rise up against it — often in greater numbers and with stronger voices.

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Whether you need a crash course to deal with an upcoming white-power rally, a primer on the media or a long-range plan to promote tolerance in your community, you will find practical advice, timely examples and helpful resources in this guide.

  1. Act
  2. Unite
  3. Support the Victims
  4. Do Your Homework
  5. Create an Alternative
  6. Speak Up
  7. Lobby Leaders
  8. Look Long Range
  9. Teach Tolerance
  10. Dig Deeper

The most important step is the first one: Learn More.

Why not start today?