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- David Duke : U.S. political figure associated with white supremacy and antisemitism, who has been a Louisiana state representative and has run as a Republican for national office; has been a Ku Klux Klan leader and was listed as an extremist by the Anti-Defamation League
- David Lane : (1938-2007) Neo-Nazi, associated with The Order, Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, Aryan Nations, White Aryan Resistance; coined the "14 words" slogan used in the far right, "We must secure the existence of our people and a future for white children"; listed as extremist individual by Anti-Defamation League; writings on Tom Metzger's website
- Anti-Defamation League : A U.S. organization concerned generally with religious defamation and hate groups, but specifically with antisemitism and Zionism
- Federal Bureau of Investigation : The principal U.S. Federal police agency, part of the U.S. Department of Justice and the United States intelligence community, who has arrest authority, and is the primary authority for a variety of domestic crimes, civilian counterespionage within the United States, and organized crime
- Southern Poverty Law Center : Originally a nonprofit law firm in the U.S. south during the Civil Rights Movement activities of the 1960s and 1970s, has continued these activities but has added hate group tracking and tolerance education