Hate group

A hate group is a social group that advocates and practices hatred, hostility, or violence towards members of a race, ethnicity, nation, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other designated sector of society. According to the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), a hate group's "primary purpose is to promote animosity, hostility, and malice against persons belonging to a race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or ethnicity/national origin which differs from that of the members of the organization."[1]

Flags commonly used by hate groups include: Celtic cross, Nazi flag, Confederate battle flag and SS flag
Examples of hate group symbols:
  1. the white nationalist Celtic cross
  2. the Odal rune
  3. the Aryan fist
  4. the Iron Cross with the Nazi swastika
  5. the SS Sig runes
  6. the SS Totenkopf