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Anti-Immigrant Theocrat Repeats Lies About Disease
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2012/02/16/anti-immigrant-theocrat-repeats-lies-about-disease/

A recent fundraising letter from the Conservative Caucus Foundation bears an interesting warning for subscribers: Not only are “illegal aliens” “stealing American jobs,” ...

Anti-Latino Hate Crimes Spike in California in Possible Trend
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/08/12/anti-latino-hate-crimes-spike-in-california-in-possible-trend/

Anti-Latino hate crimes in California spiked up by almost 50% last year, the state's attorney general’s office reported Wednesday. That dramatic rise, from 81 such crimes ...

Nativist Group Honors Arizona Writer for ‘Non-PC’ Coverage
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/06/10/nativist-group-honors-arizona-writer-for-non-pc-coverage/

Amidst much fanfare and immigrant-bashing, the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) Wednesday presented Tucson Weekly reporter Leo W. Banks with its annual Eugene Katz Award ...

Let’s Call the ‘Birthers’ What They Are
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/04/28/lets-call-the-birthers-what-they-are/

Perhaps the time has come to state the obvious.The people who have been selling claims that President Obama is not American — the Donald Trumps, the Orly Taitzes, the miserable ...

Far-Right African Americans Chosen to Testify to Congress on Immigration
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/02/28/far-right-african-americans-chosen-to-testify-to-congress-on-immigration/

Tomorrow, the House Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement will hold a hearing at the Rayburn House Building entitled, “Making Immigration Work for American ...

The Ongoing Trial (and Tragicomic Tribulations) of Fallen Minuteman Leader Chris Simcox
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/07/12/the-ongoing-trial-and-tragicomic-tribulations-of-fallen-minuteman-leader-chris-simcox/

In an Arizona Senate campaign in which immigration and border security have been center stage issues, it’s no surprise that Chris Simcox managed to insert himself back into ...

Stung by Racism Charges, Nativist Leader Pulls Out of Rallies
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/05/20/stung-by-racism-charges-nativist-leader-quits-rallies/

William Gheen, the obstreperous head of the nativist group Americans for Legal Immigration PAC, or ALIPAC, has pulled his group out of all June Arizona rallies backing that ...

Nativist Leader Suspects GOP Senator Being Blackmailed By Dems
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/04/20/nativist-leader-suspects-gop-senator-being-blackmailed-by-dems-to-support-immigration-reform/

Nativist leader William Gheen routinely demonizes undocumented immigrants, whom he portrays as violent, disease-ridden criminals.Now he’s targeting Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), ...

The Last Word: Hatewatch’s 3rd Annual Smackdown Awards
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/12/31/the-last-word-hatewatchs-3rd-annual-smackdown-awards/

It’s that time of the year again, and Hatewatch’s intrepid staff is just now climbing out of the protective moonsuits needed to trawl through the year’s worst from the ...

Sympathy from the Far Right for Limbaugh on His NFL Rebuff
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/10/21/sympathy-from-the-far-right-for-limbaugh-on-his-nfl-rebuff/

Reading news accounts of the past week, you may have thought conservative radio commentator Rush Limbaugh was merely rebuked for his history of controversial racial comments ...