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FAIR Continues Hero Treatment for Convicted Ex-Border Patrolman
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/08/19/fair-continues-hero-treatment-for-convicted-ex-border-patrolman/

In a promotion for its lobbying extravaganza on Capitol Hill next month, the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) asserts that lawmakers must “restore integrity ...

Responses to Militia Report: A Sampling
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/08/13/responses-to-militia-report-a-sampling/

The SPLC’s report, “The Second Wave: Return of the Militias,” released Aug. 12, has drawn a spirited response. Here’s a representative sampling of E-mails and comments. ...

New SPLC Report: Return of the Militias
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/08/12/new-splc-report-return-of-the-militias/

The 1990s saw the rise and fall of the virulently antigovernment “Patriot” movement, made up of paramilitary militias, tax defiers and so-called “sovereign citizens.” ...

Leader of Sierra Club Takeover Effort Resurfaces With New Anti-Immigrant Warning
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/08/10/leader-of-sierra-club-takeover-effort-resurfaces-with-new-anti-immigrant-warning/

Since his efforts to take over the board of directors of the Sierra Club with anti-immigration activists failed in 2004, UCLA professor Ben Zuckerman seems to have refocused ...

Right-Wing Swine Flu Hysteria Continues to Build
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/05/01/right-wing-swine-flu-hysteria-continues/

Regrettably, the paranoid and racist yammering from the right-wing fringe on the topic of Mexico being ground zero for a global outbreak of swine flu is showing no signs of ...

Where Swine Flu Lurks, Propagandists Rush In
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/04/28/where-swine-flu-lurks-propagandists-rush-in/

The swine flu outbreak in Mexico and the frightening possibility of it becoming a global pandemic have provided a little something for just about everyone on the U.S. radical ...

Glenn Spencer, More Hateful by the Day, Drones On
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/01/14/glenn-spencer-more-hateful-by-the-day-drones-on/

Glenn Spencer, who heads the hate groups American Patrol and American Border Patrol, loves showing off the high-tech gizmos he uses to track “illegal aliens.” Last April, ...

CAPS Board Member Responds Angrily to Request for Comment
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2008/08/01/caps-board-member-responds-angrily-to-request-for-comment/

I thought our readers might be interested in the email I received from CAPS board member Stuart Hurlbert after I wrote to him, CAPS President Diana Hull, and CAPS board member ...

American Legion Immigration Report Replete with Falsehoods
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2008/07/16/american-legion-immigration-report-replete-with-falsehoods/

Since its founding nearly 90 years ago, the American Legion has been a fixture of community life. It has hosted Memorial Day parades to remember those who died in America’s ...

The Last Word: Hatewatch’s 1st Annual Smackdown Awards
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2007/12/21/the-last-word-hatewatch%e2%80%99s-1st-annual-smackdown-awards/

It’s been a heck of a year in the world of hate. As usual, white supremacists and sundry others on the radical right have shot, bludgeoned and maimed their way into police ...