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CAPS Board Member Responds Angrily to Request for Comment

Posted in Anti-Immigrant by Heidi Beirich on August 1, 2008

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 Ben Zuckerman, seeking comment for my blog post “Lou Dobbs Citing Extremists, Again.” I asked them about the Pioneer Fund grant they received and […]

Lou Dobbs Citing Extremists, Again

Posted in Anti-Immigrant,Conspiracies,Media Extremism by Heidi Beirich on July 31, 2008

Lou Dobbs, the CNN host who has been frequently criticized for turning his program, “Lou Dobbs Tonight,” into a forum for anti-immigrant extremists, is at it again. In the past few months, Dobbs has aired six different reports featuring anti-immigrant activist Rick Oltman of Californians for Population Stabilization (CAPS). The reports, all narrated by CNN […]