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CNN’s Lou Dobbs Spreads Anti-Immigrant Hysteria

By Hatewatch Staff on May 29, 2007 - 3:07 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Immigration is a complex subject – one that deserves a robust, democratic debate. But there is no room for demagoguery that poisons the discussion with falsehoods and encourages bigotry and racist extremism. That’s why the Southern Poverty Law Center is challenging CNN anchor Lou Dobbs to report accurately on this volatile issue and why we wrote an open letter to CNN about his reporting.

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