02/27/2014

Hatewatch exclusive: Latinos are punch line at roast of Arizona’s racial-profiling sheriff

The SPLC has obtained exclusive audio of an Arizona legislator mocking Latinos and other minorities with racially charged jokes at a recent roast of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio at the Western Conservative Conference.

Arpaio is under the scrutiny of a federal monitor appointed last year by a judge who found his deputies have engaged in racial profiling of Latinos during immigration sweeps and traffic stops.

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