Why the IRS puts white-nationalist groups in the same category as orchestras, planetariums and zoos

Why the IRS puts white-nationalist groups in the same category as orchestras, planetariums and zoos

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Groups in this category that receive tax-deductible donations are known as 501(c)(3) organizations. You “don't have to like all the people in the (c)(3) category to recognize that in our society we need all views expressed,” said David Thompson, a vice president at the National Council of Nonprofits, which advocates for charities. “We don’t make decisions on (c)(3) status based on whether we like their views or not.”

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