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Minuteman Movement In State of Crisis
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2007/06/05/minuteman-movement-in-state-of-crisis/

Two years ago, Chris Simcox and James Gilchrist launched a national movement that strongly linked the image of patriotic revolutionary Minutemen with stopping illegal immigration.Read ...

Minuteman Leaders Purged
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2007/05/29/minuteman-leaders-purged/

The top leaders of the Minuteman Civil Defense Corps have been terminated by the group's president, Chris Simcox, for requesting a meeting to discuss a lack of financial accountability ...

Protesters shout down Minuteman founder
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2007/04/17/protesters-shout-down-minuteman-founder/

A simmering illegal-immigration debate at the University of Texas at San Antonio— where 45 percent of students are Hispanic — erupted into a heated protest Wednesday during ...

Media, volunteers scrutinize Minuteman infighting
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2006/08/22/media-volunteers-scrutinize-minuteman-infighting/

The founder of the original Minuteman Project, Jim Gilchrist, 57, a retired accountant from California, is no longer speaking to his former ally Chris Simcox, with whom he ...

Minuteman leader warns of ‘Russian drug dealers’
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2006/06/27/minuteman-leader-warns-of-russian-drug-dealers/

Chris Simcox told Yavapai County Republicans this past week that he helped create the Minuteman movement after seeing paramilitary-style escorts alongside caravans driving ...

Minuteman leader calls for 30,000 troops
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2006/05/30/minuteman-leader-calls-for-30000-troops/

Chris Simcox, co-founder of the Minuteman border watch movement, is feeling vindicated.Read full article ...

Minuteman leader speaks to human rights forum
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2006/05/09/minuteman-leader-speaks-to-human-rights-forum/

Minuteman Civil Defense Corps president Chris Simcox, of Scottsdale, Ariz., paid his first visit to Washington state Thursday to defend the reputation of his organization's ...

Minutemen issue border wall ultimatum
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2006/04/25/minutemen-issue-border-wall-ultimatum/

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Minuteman leader’s mental stability questioned
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2005/12/20/minuteman-leaders-mental-stability-questioned/

With his guns close at hand and visions of mushroom clouds blossoming darkly in his mind's eye, Chris Simcox punched the record button on the answering machine inside his ...

Immigration debate draws crowd
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2005/09/06/immigration-debate-draws-crowd/

…Despite the sweltering heat and a late start, a crowd of about 75 observers gathered on Heritage Hill to watch Chris Simcox, president of the Minutemen Civil Defense, and ...