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Minuteman PAC Spends Mostly for Fundraising, Administration

Posted in Anti-Immigrant,Nativist Extremist by Sonia Scherr on October 16, 2008

The Minuteman Political Action Committee proclaims on its website that it’s furiously advancing “2008 Project PushBack,” a supposedly full-scale effort to help reelect members of Congress who’ve pledged to crack down on immigrants who are in the country illegally. “Minuteman PAC has quickly become THE ONE Political Action Committee that the open-borders, pro-amnesty lobby fears […]

American Legion Immigration Report Replete with Falsehoods

Posted in Anti-Immigrant by Sonia Scherr on July 16, 2008

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 wars. It has held bingo nights and dances at its 14,000-plus posts worldwide. It has supported thousands of Boy Scout groups, sponsored a baseball program […]

Patriots Border Alliance Accused of Lies and Neo-Nazi Ties

Posted in Anti-Immigrant by David Holthouse on May 8, 2008

It’s been a bad month at Black Rock for the Patriots Border Alliance, a border vigilante group formed last year by disgruntled former Minuteman Civil Defense Corps officials. First Phoenix New Times blogger Stephen Lemons unearthed a photo of Patriots Border Alliance leaders and members posing with a wheelchair-bound Elton Hall, a septuagenarian neo-Nazi and […]