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Glenn Spencer, More Hateful by the Day, Drones On

Posted in Anti-Immigrant by Casey Sanchez on January 14, 2009

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, Spencer set up remote control Internet cameras controlled from his home along the Mexican border in southeastern Arizona — “Operation Virtual Vigilance,” in the paramilitary parlance Spencer favors. […]

Colorado American Legion Post Hosts Nativist Haters

Posted in Anti-Immigrant by Sonia Scherr on August 26, 2008

Although it was called a “national security convention,” the three-day event hosted by a Denver-area American Legion post last week was concerned about one thing: illegal immigration. American Legion Post 1111 in Bloomfield, Colo., joined with two nativist groups to sponsor the Aug. 21-23 convention that featured hard-line anti-immigration rabble-rousers Glenn Spencer and Frosty Wooldridge. […]

What’s in a Name? The Defamation of the National Council of La Raza

Posted in Anti-Immigrant,Media Extremism by Heidi Beirich on June 10, 2008

In a recent posting to National Review Online, long-time columnist John Derbyshire (right) attacked the nation’s largest Latino civil rights organization, the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), for the last two words in its name, which Derbyshire translated as “The Race.” With that, Derbyshire joined thousands of other Americans who use the organization’s name […]