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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 ...

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 ...