Journalists interested in covering hate groups can register for this online course.
News University, the Poynter Institute e-learning project, is offering the course "Covering hate and extremism, from the fringes to the mainstream: an overview from the Southern Poverty Law Center" at 12 p.m. EST Feb. 14.
Participants will explore trends in hate and extremism; learn how hate and extremism movements have fared over the last year and what their future looks like; understand the mainstreaming of these movements; get resources for covering this topic; and more.
The instructor is Heidi Beirich, director of the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Intelligence Project.
This course is sponsored by the Southern Poverty Law Center.
Registration is free and ongoing.
For more information on how to register, click here.